South River High School

  • South River High School serves 2,210 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MD average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • South River High School operates within the Anne Arundel County School District.
  • Anne Arundel County School District's 82% graduation rate is lower than the MD state average of 87%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2210 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 130 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,210 students
South River High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %South River High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers130 teachers
South River High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeSouth River High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
South River High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
3%
6%
South River High School Asian Students (1993-2015)
Hispanic
8%
15%
South River High School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
6%
34%
South River High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
79%
40%
South River High School White Students (1991-2015)
Two or more races
4%
4%
South River High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsSouth River High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMD All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.370.70
South River High School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
39%
South River High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
6%
South River High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Anne Arundel County School District's student population of 78,991 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 82% has increased from 79% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,681 in this district is less than the state average of $14,280. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,073 is higher than the state average of $14,036. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District NameAnne Arundel County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
121
28
Number of Students Managed78,99117,887
Anne Arundel County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate82%87%
Anne Arundel County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue$1,064 MM$243 MM
Anne Arundel County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$1,095 MM$239 MM
Anne Arundel County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$13,681$14,280
Anne Arundel County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,073$14,036
Anne Arundel County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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