Montgomery Blair High School



Montgomery Blair High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Montgomery Blair 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
9 847
10 783
11 614
12 638

Montgomery Blair High School is a public high school of the Montgomery County Public Schools located in Silver Spring, MD. It has 2,882 students in grades 9th through 12th. Montgomery Blair High School is the 1st largest public high school in Maryland and the 324th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.4 to 1.

Total Students: 2,882
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 166

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Montgomery Blair High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,463
(51%)
23,774
(51%)
 Female 1,419
(49%)
22,506
(49%)

Montgomery Blair High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 931
(32%)
12,578
(27%)
 Black 735
(26%)
10,228
(22%)
 White 655
(23%)
14,796
(32%)
 Asian 441
(15%)
6,634
(14%)
 Two or More 118
(4%)
1,963
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
12
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
69
(0%)

Montgomery Blair High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,837
(64%)
33,572
(73%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 886
(31%)
10,504
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 159
(6%)
2,204
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Montgomery Blair High School is ranked 9th out of 263 ranked schools in Maryland, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Montgomery Blair High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (36.3%) is slightly 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.

Montgomery Blair High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 3057
2006 2917
2007 2764
2008 2681
2009 2779
2010 2827
2011 2793
2012 2806
2013 2790
2014 2892
2015 2882

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.3
2006 15.4
2007 15.1
2008 16.8
2009 17.5
2010 17.5
2011 17.7
2012 17.2
2013 17.4
2014 17.7
2015 17.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.23585214262349
2006 0.28968117929379
2007 0.3143994211288
2008 0.30622901902275
2009 0.32313781935948
2010 0.34276618323311
2011 0.35051915503043
2012 0.35424091233072
2013 0.36810035842294
2014 0.37863070539419
2015 0.36259541984733

Compare Montgomery Blair High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,339.1% 13.4:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,740.0% 17.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 36.3%
 
State Average 38.5%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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Public 09 - 12 2,882 17.4:1  
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