Maurice J. Mcdonough High School



Maurice J. Mcdonough High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Maurice J. Mcdonough High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 230
10 238
11 189
12 202

Maurice J. Mcdonough High School is a public high school of the Charles County Public Schools located in Pomfret, MD. It has 859 students in grades 9th through 12th. Maurice J. Mcdonough High School is the 149th largest public high school in Maryland and the 6,914th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.4 to 1.

Total Students: 859
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 64.26
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 6,914th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Maryland: 149th out of 278
Student/Teacher Rank in Maryland: 69th out of 266
Full Time Teacher Rank in Maryland: 127th out of 266

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Maurice J. Mcdonough High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 456
(53%)
4,350
(52%)
 Female 403
(47%)
4,060
(48%)

Maurice J. Mcdonough High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 373
(43%)
4,751
(56%)
 White 336
(39%)
2,436
(29%)
 Hispanic 93
(11%)
459
(5%)
 Two or More 33
(4%)
412
(5%)
 Asian 20
(2%)
286
(3%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
54
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
12
(0%)

Maurice J. Mcdonough High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 654
(76%)
6,028
(72%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 172
(20%)
1,977
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 33
(4%)
405
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Maurice J. Mcdonough High School is ranked 166th out of 263 ranked schools in Maryland, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Maurice J. Mcdonough High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (23.9%) is lower than the state average of 38.5%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Maurice J. Mcdonough High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1319
2006 1326
2007 1304
2008 1284
2009 1294
2010 1256
2011 1226
2012 1177
2013 1118
2014 961
2015 859

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.8
2006 18.4
2007 16.4
2008 17.5
2009 17.6
2010 19.3
2011 16.8
2012 16.9
2013 16.7
2014 15.2
2015 13.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.18726307808946
2006 0.16365007541478
2007 0.17868098159509
2008 0.21651090342679
2009 0.25734157650696
2010 0.25398089171975
2011 0.25774877650897
2012 0.27782497875956
2013 0.29695885509839
2014 0.25078043704475
2015 0.23864959254948

Compare Maurice J. Mcdonough High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,339.1% 13.4:1
 
1,340.0% 13.4:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 23.9%
 
State Average 38.5%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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Public 09 - 12 859 13.4:1  
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