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Old Mill High School is a public school in Glen Burnie, MD. It has 2,266 students in grades 9-12. Students score above average on state standardized tests. There have been 229 reviews written and they have been mixed.

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On Food: I don't typically purchase lunch but from what my friend buy the lunches are average. There is a good variety of foods to chose from.

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On Teachers: Most teachers at Old Mill are very good. Especially when you get to higher level classes like IB and AP classes the teachers are fantastic and dedicated a lot of time and dedication to the subject.

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On Extracurriculars: There are so many clubs and organizations open to the student body. From chess to band, to salsa dancing, everyone can find their niche at this school. There are several honor societies, and a large Key Club for those who enjoy service opportunities and participating in academic clubs.

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On Administration & Policies: Tardiness and dress code are rigidly enforced at Old Mill.

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On Health & Safety: Security is good with many advocates, police resources, and administration. I feel pretty safe most of the time.

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Old Mill High School is a public school in Glen Burnie, MD. It has 2,266 students in grades 9-12. Students score above average on state standardized tests. There have been 229 reviews written and they have been mixed.

🔖 About the Academics See more in Academics ...

Graduation Rate

86%

Test Performance

68
Old Mill High School performed better than 68% of other schools on Maryland math and reading standardized tests.

Average standardized
test results

SAT:
1760

Based on 48 students surveyed
Math
600
Verbal
590
Writing
570

ACT:
23

Based on 10 students surveyed
Math
23
English
22
Reading
25
Science
23
All test result data aggregated from users of colleges.niche.com

🏦 Where Students Go See more in Educational Outcomes ...

Student Polls

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 12 responses

  • 26% The AP courses
  • 22% Athletics
  • 11% IB Program
  • 11% The art programs
  • 11% Honor societies
  • 7% Inclusion of FLS students
  • 4% Great Teachers
  • 4% Our music programmes
  • 4% Theatre

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 11 responses

  • 64% Map a quick path to your class
  • 27% Be seriousabout your work andstay focus
  • 9% Focus on getting to your classes and getting done.

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 12 responses

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 23 responses

  • 74% Yes
  • 17% Not sure.
  • 9% No

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 10 responses

  • 58% Too many kids
  • 25% Cliques
  • 17% Social/Economic range

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 12 responses

  • 75% IB program
  • 25% The number of AP courses available

About the Students More in Student Culture & Diversity ...

Gender Diversity

Male
51.2%
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Female
48.8%
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Racial Diversity

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White
51.9%
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African American
31.9%
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Hispanic
6.8%
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Asian
5.2%
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Multiracial
3.7%
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Native American
0.3%
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Pacific Islander
0.3%