Wilde Lake High School

  • Wilde Lake High School serves 1,225 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 77% (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 19% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 62%.

Top Placements

Wilde Lake High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

  • Wilde Lake High School's student population of 1,225 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 98 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,225 students
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Total Classroom Teachers98 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wilde Lake High School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wilde Lake High School is 0.69, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank#92 out of 1,367 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
7%
6%
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Hispanic
12%
16%
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Black
46%
34%
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White
28%
38%
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wilde Lake High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.690.72
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Graduation Rate
83%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHoward County Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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