19401 Crystal Rock Dr
Germantown, MD 20874
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Seneca Valley High School serves 1,187 students in grades 9-12.
Seneca Valley High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Seneca Valley High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

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School Overview

Seneca Valley High School's student population of 1,187 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 84 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,187 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
84 teachers
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School Rankings

Seneca Valley High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,354 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Seneca Valley High School is 0.73, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#625 out of 1354 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
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Asian
12%
7%
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Hispanic
33%
17%
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Black
35%
34%
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White
16%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.73
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Graduation Rate
86%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,187 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 84%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 86% (Btm 50% in MD)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.73 (Top 5%)

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