Williamsport High School

5 S Clifton Dr
Williamsport, MD 21795
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%
Serving 966 students in grades 9-12, Williamsport High School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 25%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 45%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 66% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 966 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • : 92% (Top 50% in MD)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 20-24% (Top 50%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

School Overview

Williamsport High School's student population of 966 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
966 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
56 teachers
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School Rankings

Williamsport 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 Williamsport High School is 0.48, 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)
#562 out of 1347 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Williamsport High School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
20-24%
25%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Williamsport 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 2021-22 school year data.
50-54%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Williamsport High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maryland by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
14%
21%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Williamsport High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
9%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Williamsport High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
70%
34%
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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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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
0.48
This chart display the diversity score of Williamsport High School and the public school average diversity score of Maryland by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
92%
86%
This chart display graduation rate of Williamsport High School and public school graduation rate of Maryland by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Williamsport High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Williamsport High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Williamsport High School's ranking?
Williamsport High School is ranked #562 out of 1,347 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Maryland.
What schools are Williamsport High School often compared to?
Williamsport High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like North Hagerstown High School, South Hagerstown High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 25% MD state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% MD state average).
What is the graduation rate of Williamsport High School?
The graduation rate of Williamsport High School is 92%, which is higher than the Maryland state average of 86%.
How many students attend Williamsport High School?
966 students attend Williamsport High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
70% of Williamsport High School students are White, 14% of students are Hispanic, 9% of students are Black, 6% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Williamsport High School?
Williamsport High School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Maryland state average of 14:1.
What grades does Williamsport High School offer ?
Williamsport High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Williamsport High School part of?
Williamsport High School is part of Washington County Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 966 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • : 92% (Top 50%)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 20-24% (Top 50%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

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