In 2010, the Howard County Public Schools School District spent $14,436 per student. In 2010 the district spent 63% on instruction, 33% on support services, and 3% on other services.
The Maryland High School Assessment program (HSA) includes annual tests used to measure a student's mastery of the state's grade-level academic standards.Which Grades and Subjects?
High School students are assessed upon completion of courses in English 2, Algebra, Biology, and Government.How is it Scored?
Students receive a scaled score for each test. Passing scores for the HSA are 412 for Algebra, 400 for Biology, 394 for Government and 396 for English 2. The percentage of students to score at or above the proficient level are shown here. Starting with the class of 2009, students must pass all tests to graduate.
|School Name distance||TestRating||Community Rating|
|Atholton Adventist Academy 0.6 miles||n/a|
|Wilde Lake High School 1.8 miles|
|Hammond High School 2 miles|
|Oakland Mills High School 2.5 miles|
|Homewood School 2.9 miles|