Sherwood High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
61.9
Algebra Proficiency
3.4
English Proficiency
3.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
18:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,071 Students
  • 116 Teachers

Sherwood High
300 OLNEYSANDY SPRING RD
SANDY SPRING, MD 20860

Phone: (301) 924-3200

District: Montgomery County Public Schools

Overview

At Sherwood High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Sherwood High is 72 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 42 percent. Sherwood 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.

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 2,071
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 42%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 14%
Full-Time Teachers 116

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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 93%
Proficient in Algebra 94%
College Readiness Index 61.9

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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 28
Total Students 44,980
Proficient in English (district average) 90%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 91%
College Readiness (district average) 56.4

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

Nearby Schools

Sherwood High is 1 of 28 schools in the Montgomery County Public Schools.

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