2014 Academic Indicators
- College Readiness Index
- Algebra Proficiency
- English Proficiency
- Student/Teacher Ratio
- 09–12 Grades
- 1,308 Students
- 75 Teachers
25921 RIDGE RD
DAMASCUS, MD 20872
Phone: (301) 253-7030
District: Montgomery County Public Schools
At Damascus High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Damascus High is 67 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 31 percent. Damascus High is 1 of 28 high schools in the Montgomery County Public Schools.
Rankings / Awards
This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.
Students / Teachers
These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.
|Total Minority Enrollment (% of total)||31%|
|Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total)||12%|
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||93%|
|Proficient in Algebra||95%|
|College Readiness Index||49.4|
School profile information is based on government data.
|Grades Served||09 – 12|
|Receives Title I Funding||No|
This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.
|Proficient in English (district average)||90%|
|Proficient in Algebra (district average)||91%|
|College Readiness (district average)||56.4|
Data are based on the 2011-2012 school year.
AP® and Advanced Placement® are registered trademarks of the College Board. Used with permission.
International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.