South Hagerstown High Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#2,244
College Readiness Index
15.3
Algebra Proficiency
3.2
English Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,270 Students
  • 94 Teachers

South Hagerstown High
1101 SOUTH POTOMAC ST
HAGERSTOWN, MD 21740

Phone: (301) 766-8369

District: Washington County Public Schools

Overview

South Hagerstown High is ranked 58th within Maryland. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at South Hagerstown High is 27 percent. The student body makeup is 53 percent male and 47 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 41 percent. South Hagerstown High is 1 of 10 high schools in the Washington County Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#2244
State 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 1,270
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 41%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 60%
Full-Time Teachers 94

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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 83%
Proficient in Algebra 93%
College Readiness Index 15.3

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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 10
Total Students 6,696
Proficient in English (district average) 91%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 98%
College Readiness (district average) 26.1

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