Westminster High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1225 Washington Road
Westminster, MD 21157
Phone
(410) 751-3630
District
CARROLL COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
County
CARROLL COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1522
Classroom Teachers
90

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Maryland

8

(10 is best)

Better than 79.0% of MD schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Westminster High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

80 60 40 20 0
72%
51%
79%
58%
64%
44%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
17
14
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 387 25.4%
Grade 10 377 24.8%
Grade 11 452 29.7%
Grade 12 306 20.1%
Total 1522 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 87.9% 85.3% 37.8%
Black 4.1% 4.1% 34.5%
Hispanic 4.7% 7.3% 20.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.3% 2.9% 7.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.4% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 11.6% 19.1% 42.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.9% 15.4% 35.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.8% 3.7% 6.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 167,699 6,045,680
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 370.7 616
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.3% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.2% 18.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 28.6% 32.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.6% 27.2%
65 OR OLDER 16.4% 15.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 60,758 2,205,204
Single Parent Households With Children 6.6% 10.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.7% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 36.4% 40.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 24.9% 23.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 23.6% 19.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.2% 13.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.5% 15.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 11.6% 12.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.4% 8.9%
$15,000 or less 4.8% 7.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,634 $218,361,000 58.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $807 $20,403,000 5.5%
Staff $706 $17,860,000 4.8%
General Administration $62 $1,564,000 0.4%
School Administration $936 $23,671,000 6.4%
Operation $1,389 $35,127,000 9.4%
Transportation $871 $22,025,000 5.9%
Other $240 $6,072,000 1.6%
Total Support $5,011 $126,722,000 34.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,061 $26,844,000 7.2%
Total Expenditures $14,706 $371,927,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,114 $8,288,403,000 54.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $680 $618,212,000 4.1%
Staff $734 $667,118,000 4.4%
General Administration $105 $95,310,000 0.6%
School Administration $970 $882,461,000 5.8%
Operation $1,309 $1,190,834,000 7.8%
Transportation $774 $704,008,000 4.6%
Other $393 $356,966,000 2.3%
Total Support $4,964 $4,514,909,000 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,635 $2,396,338,000 15.8%
Total Expenditures $16,713 $15,199,650,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%