Crossland Evening/Saturday High School is located in Temple Hills, MD and is one of 37 high schools in Prince George's County Public Schools School District. It is a alt. school that serves 298 students in grades 9-12.
Alternative schools are public schools that offer nontraditional education for students whose needs cannot be met in a regular, special education, or vocational school. While alternative schools are distinct from regular, special education, and vocational schools in their teaching approach or classroom environment, they can provide similar services and/or curriculum for students. Alternative schools include schools for potential dropouts, residential treatment centers for substance abuse, schools for chronic truants, and schools for students with behavioral problems. See Crossland Evening/Saturday High School's test results to learn more about school performance.
My niece is a student at Crossland Evening School and was robbed at gunpoint while waiting for the bus right in front of the school on Monday March 14, 2011 along with another female that was robbed and 2 other boys that were robbed and beat with the gun. Can anyone explain to me: WHY WERE THE SECURITY GUARDS THAT WERE ON DUTY THAT NIGHT AT 10:00 PM DID NOTHING? AN OUTSIDER ON THE STREET SAW WHAT WAS GOING ON AND CALLED THE POLICE. MY NEICE IS TRAMATIZED. WHAT IS GOING TO BE DONE ABOUT THIS??? I WANT THE 2 GUARDS FIRED ASAP!!!!! IF NOTHING WILL BE DONE ABOUT THIS THEN I WILL CALL MY CONGRESS PERSON.
A VERY CONCERNED & DISAPPOINTED AUNT
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.
TestRating 1 out of 10
The Education.com TestRating is a number (1-10) calculated by Education.com that provides an overview of a school’s test performance for a given year, by comparing the school’s state standardized test results to those of other schools in the same state. For Maryland, the TestRating is calculated using a school's 2011 Maryland School Assessment (MSA) Results and High School Assessment (HSA) Results for all subjects tested.more...