Tall Oaks High School

  • Tall Oaks High School serves 75 students in grades 11-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 42%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Tall Oaks High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Tall Oaks High School's student population of 75 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
School TypeVocational school
Grades OfferedGrades 11-12
Total Students75 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tall Oaks High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,367 schools in Maryland (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has decreased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tall Oaks High School is 0.25, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio5:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
6%
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Hispanic
10%
15%
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Black
86%
34%
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White
1%
39%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tall Oaks High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.250.40
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Graduation Rate80-89%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tall Oaks High School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePrince George's County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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