Rockville High School

  • Rockville High School serves 1,451 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 44% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 62%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Rockville High School's student population of 1,451 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 96 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,451 students
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Total Classroom Teachers96 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rockville High School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rockville High School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank#99 out of 1,367 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
11%
6%
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Hispanic
42%
16%
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Black
13%
34%
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White
31%
38%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rockville High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.700.41
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Graduation Rate
86%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMontgomery County Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rockville Meadow Hall Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 459 students
    0.1 miles
    951 Twinbrook Pkwy
    Rockville, MD 20851
    (301)279-4988
    0.1 K-5 459
  • Rockville Alternative Programs Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 108 students
    0.7 miles
    14501 Avery Road
    Rockville, MD 20853
    (301)279-4920
    0.7 7-12 108
  • Silver Spring Mcps Transitions School Special Education School
    Grades: 12 | 51 students
    0.7 miles
    11721 Kemp Mill Rd
    Silver Spring, MD 20902
    (301)649-8008
    0.7 12 51
  • Rockville Carl Sandburg Center Special Education School
    Grades: K-5 | 93 students
    0.8 miles
    451 Meadow Hall Dr
    Rockville, MD 20851
    (301)279-8490
    0.8 K-5 93
  • Rockville Earle B. Wood Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1002 students
    0.8 miles
    14615 Bauer Dr
    Rockville, MD 20853
    (301)460-2150
    0.8 6-8 1002

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