Winters Mill High School

  • Winters Mill High School serves 1,113 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 88% (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 45% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Winters Mill High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Winters Mill High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

  • Winters Mill High School's student population of 1,113 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 66 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,113 students
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Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Winters Mill High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,359 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Winters Mill High School is 0.39, 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 School Rank#254 out of 1359 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
88%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
45%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
6%
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Hispanic
11%
16%
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Black
8%
34%
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White
77%
38%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.390.72
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Graduation Rate
94%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCarroll County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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