5305 Piney Church Rd
Waldorf, MD 20602
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
St. Charles High School serves 1,281 students in grades 9-12.
St. Charles High School placed in the bottom 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 22% (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 43% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Maryland state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

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School Overview

St. Charles High School's student population of 1,281 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 85 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,281 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
85 teachers
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School Rankings

St. Charles High School is ranked within the bottom 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 St. Charles High School is 0.47, which is less 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
This School
State Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#799 out of 1354 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
17%
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Black
71%
34%
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White
15%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.47
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Graduation Rate
96%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
41%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,281 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 85%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 96% (Top 20% in MD)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 22% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 43% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.47 (Btm 50%)

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