Southern High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
36.5
Algebra Proficiency
3.3
English Proficiency
3.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,098 Students
  • 69 Teachers

Southern High
4400 SOLOMONS ISLAND RD
HARWOOD, MD 20776

Phone: (410) 867-7100

District: Anne Arundel County Public Schools

Overview

At Southern High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Southern High is 59 percent. The student body makeup is 53 percent male and 47 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 23 percent. Southern High is 1 of 13 high schools in the Anne Arundel County Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,098
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 23%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 20%
Full-Time Teachers 69

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 88%
Proficient in Algebra 95%
College Readiness Index 36.5

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 13
Total Students 22,310
Proficient in English (district average) 88%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 93%
College Readiness (district average) 38.1

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Nearby Schools

Southern High is 1 of 13 schools in the Anne Arundel County Public Schools.

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