Northern High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
36.4
Algebra Proficiency
3.5
English Proficiency
3.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
18:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,546 Students
  • 86 Teachers

Northern High
2950 CHANEYVILLE RD
OWINGS, MD 20736

Phone: (410) 257-1519

District: Calvert County Public Schools

Overview

At Northern High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Northern High is 44 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 17 percent. Northern High is 1 of 4 high schools in the Calvert 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 1,546
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 17%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 12%
Full-Time Teachers 86

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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 95%
Proficient in Algebra 98%
College Readiness Index 36.4

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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 4
Total Students 5,496
Proficient in English (district average) 96%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 97%
College Readiness (district average) 36.0

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Nearby Schools

Northern High is 1 of 4 schools in the Calvert County Public Schools.

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