B
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    B-
  2. Diversity
    A
  3. Teachers
    B-
  4. College Prep
    B
  5. Clubs & Activities
    B-
  6. Health & Safety
    C+
  7. Administration
    C-
  8. Sports
    C+
  9. Food
    C-
  10. Resources & Facilities
    C
Address
2700 Riva Rd
Annapolis, MD 21401
Telephone
(410) 266-5240
Website

Annapolis High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
72%
Percent Proficient - Math
84%
Average Graduation Rate
88%
Average SAT
1130
209 responses
Average ACT
27
49 responses
AP Enrollment
34%
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Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
C+
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
67%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school.24 responses
Poll
63%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.24 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 73 responses
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  • Pep rally
    27%
  • Football games
    22%
  • Spirit Week
    19%
  • Performances
    12%
  • International Night
    8%
  • Basketball games
    4%
  • Dance Company Shows
    3%

Students

Diversity
A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,813
Free or Reduced Lunch
47%
77%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.31 responses
84%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.31 responses
77%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.31 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
14:1
National
16:1
Average Teacher Salary
Teachers in First/Second Year
16.7%
54%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.46 responses
70%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.46 responses
52%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.46 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
B-
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Low
Expenses Per Student
$15,309/ year
National
$12,239
78%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.46 responses
24%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.46 responses
59%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.46 responses
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Annapolis High School really opened my eyes to the outside world. I am glad to have attended because it was fun but it definitely was not the best education I could have received. By the end of sophomore year the amount of fights certainly decreased but we still have the occasional one. The IB Programme certainly has helped prepare me for college but it could be more challenging. I would say that you should not let the fact that we're considered an "unsafe" school deter you from sending your child here. We are not unsafe, we have on campus police and lots of administrators. I have never felt unsafe while attending! Plus it has been an unforgettable experience!
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Annapolis High School, although unusually diverse, is obviously suffering from de facto segregation. This effects the classes and programs which students participate in. For example, the majority of IB students are white upper/ middle class students, while the majority of standard level students are minorities. Some examples of the great inequalities are that while some students are participating in gang violence, others spend hours doing homework in hopes of achieving good grades so they can get into college.

Another huge issue in the school is the teacher turnover rate. Many of my best teachers have either left already or plan to leave soon after my class graduates because they cannot afford to live and teach in Annapolis. Their paychecks have been cut instead of raises being awarded, as if they already were not paid enough. Due to this, Annapolis high school is losing valuable access being put towards students, and are frantically being replaced by less than quality teachers.
Annapolis Senior High School is located in central Maryland, within five miles of the state capital. Its student body is very diverse, much attributed to the array of programs offered. The various programs provided; ROTC, Performing and Visual Arts, International Baccalaureate, CAT South, Advanced Placement, and the Early College Access Program in conjunction with the local community college, provide several opportunities for students to excel and follow an interest of theirs. Annapolis High school is a generally adequate academic environment. More so than other schools however, it necessitates hard work and dedication to be in classes surrounded by like-minded students.