River Hill High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#165
College Readiness Index
64.2
Algebra Proficiency
3.8
English Proficiency
3.6
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,395 Students
  • 98 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 7th within Maryland. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at River Hill High School is 71 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 40 percent. River Hill High School is 1 of 13 high schools in the Howard County Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#165
State Rank
#7
STEM Rank
#130

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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 1,395
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 40%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 4%
Full-Time Teachers 98

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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 98%
Proficient in Algebra 100%
College Readiness Index 64.2

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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 13
Total Students 16,636
Proficient in English (district average) 88%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 95%
College Readiness (district average) 42.2

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