Washington County Technical High School

50 W Oak Ridge Dr
Hagerstown, MD 21740
7/
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Top 50%
Serving 547 students in grades 11-12, Washington County Technical High School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 19% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 25%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 45%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 66% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Vocational school
  • Grades: 11-12
  • Enrollment: 547 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • : ≥99% (Top 1% in MD)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 62% (Top 20%)
  • : 59% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Washington County Technical High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Washington County Technical High School's student population of 547 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 11-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
547 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

Washington County Technical High School ranks within the top 50% of all 1,347 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Washington County Technical High School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (MD)
#501 out of 1347 schools
(Top 50%)
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19%
25%
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62%
45%
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59%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
11%
21%
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Black
7%
33%
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White
76%
34%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.41
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≥99%
86%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Washington County Technical High School's ranking?
Washington County Technical High School is ranked #501 out of 1,347 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Maryland.
What schools are Washington County Technical High School often compared to?
Washington County Technical High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like North Hagerstown High School, Smithsburg High School, South Hagerstown High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 25% MD state average), while 62% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% MD state average).
What is the graduation rate of Washington County Technical High School?
The graduation rate of Washington County Technical High School is 99%, which is higher than the Maryland state average of 86%.
How many students attend Washington County Technical High School?
547 students attend Washington County Technical High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
76% of Washington County Technical High School students are White, 11% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Black, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Washington County Technical High School?
Washington County Technical High School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Maryland state average of 14:1.
What grades does Washington County Technical High School offer ?
Washington County Technical High School offers enrollment in grades 11-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Washington County Technical High School part of?
Washington County Technical High School is part of Washington County Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Vocational school
  • Grades: 11-12
  • Enrollment: 547 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • : ≥99% (Top 1%)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 62% (Top 20%)
  • : 59% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

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