St. Charles High School

  • St. Charles High School serves 1,281 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (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 28% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • St. Charles High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 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).

Top Placements

St. Charles High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

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 OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,281 students
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Total Classroom Teachers85 teachers
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School Comparison

  • St. Charles High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,359 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank#564 out of 1359 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
70%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of St. Charles High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Maryland by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
28%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in St. Charles High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in St. Charles High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
71%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in St. Charles High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
15%
37%
This chart display the percentage of White students in St. Charles High School and the percentage of White public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in St. Charles High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.470.72
This chart display the diversity score of St. Charles High School and the public school average diversity score of Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
95%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of St. Charles High School and public school graduation rate of Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
41%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharles County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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