River Hill High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#305
College Readiness Index
56.4
Algebra Proficiency
3.8
English Proficiency
3.7
Student/Teacher Ratio
15:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,390 Students
  • 95 Teachers

River Hill High School
12101 ROUTE 108
CLARKSVILLE, MD 21029

Phone: (410) 313-7120

District: Howard County Public Schools

Overview

River Hill High School is ranked 9th within Maryland. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at River Hill High School is 61 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 41 percent. River Hill High School is 1 of 14 high schools in the Howard County Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#305
State Rank
#9
STEM Rank
#58

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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 1,390
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 41%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 5%
Full-Time Teachers 95

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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 99%
Proficient in Algebra 100%
College Readiness Index 56.4

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
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 14
Total Students 16,753
Proficient in English (district average) 91%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 94%
College Readiness (district average) 40.6

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

Nearby Schools

River Hill High School is 1 of 14 schools in the Howard County Public Schools.

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