Broadneck High School in Cape St. Claire, MD - Niche

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Broadneck High School is a public school in Cape St. Claire, Maryland. It has 2,182 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 94% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 293 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

1265 Green Holly Dr
Annapolis, MD 21409
(410) 757-1300

Ratings and Reviews
3.6 from 293 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Overall Experience: Personally I like this school because most of the teachers actually really care for you and want you to do well and their nice . This school gives you a lot of freedom as long as you don't misuse it
    • Parent
    • 5
    Overall Experience: Transfered to Broadneck after Freshman Year at another school where she endured bullying. Although it was reported and she sought assistance with teachers, guidance and administration, nobody did anything to help. This has been a difficult but very rewarding transition.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Overall Experience: Dance Company brought great opportunity to my future.
    • Niche User
    • 5
    Overall Experience: Amazing high school! The math department rules! So do a few of the English teachers! I took AP classes and now that I am in college, high school seems like a breeze. They did an OUTSTANDING job of preparing us for college- so much so that college has been a 4.0 deans list experience for me thus far. Amazing school, lots of fun, great teachers, amazing acceptance of diversity by all groups of students. Very diverse and great mix of people who all were friends in some way. You will LOVE being a Bruin! ;)
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Overall Experience: Overall, I love my high school. Almost all of my teachers so far have been really great! Learning from them can be a real pleasure. I particularly love the science classes! I love the variety. I have enjoyed being in my math classes because my teachers teach in a way that I understand really well. The teachers are really nice and some of them can be really funny. They make learning fun! My latin teacher always knows these random facts that are always really fun to listen to. The workload is a lot, but reasonable for the AP classes that I take.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
The Harbour School at Annapolis Private, Special Education
4.00 Windsor Farm Elementary School Public
4.00 Cape St. Claire Elementary School Public
Chesapeake Montessori School Private, Montessori
3.66 Broadneck Elementary School Public
Naval Academy Primary School Private
Antioch Christian School Private, Religious
Montessori International Children's House Private, Montessori
Arnold Christian Academy Private, Religious
4.00 Arnold Elementary School Public
4.00 Belvedere Elementary School Public
4.00 Magothy River Middle School Public
4.00 Severn River Middle School Public
Chesapeake Academy Private
3.66 West Annapolis Elementary School Public
3.33 Chesapeake High School Public
4.00 Bodkin Elementary School Public
3.66 Chesapeake Bay Middle School Public
2.66 St. Mary's High School Private, Religious
St. Mary Elementary School Private, Religious
3.66 Eastport Elementary School Public
3.66 J. Albert Adams Academy Public, Alternative
3.66 Lake Shore Elementary School Public
Book of Life Academy Private, Religious
Lake Shore Christian Academy Private, Religious
3.66 Phoenix Center Annapolis Public
3.66 Jones Elementary School Public
3.66 Wiley H. Bates Middle School Public
3.33 Germantown Elementary School Public
2.66 Annapolis Area Christian School Private, Religious
St. John the Evangelist School Private, Religious
3.00 Georgetown East Elementary School Public
Alpert Family Aleph Bet Jewish Day School Private, Religious
St. Martin's Lutheran School Private, Religious
4.00 Folger McKinsey Elementary at Chesapeake Bay Middle School Public
3.33 Walter S. Mills-Parole Elementary School Public
3.00 Tyler Heights Elementary School Public
3.33 Fort Smallwood Elementary School Public
3.33 Severn School Private
3.66 Severna Park Elementary School Public
3.66 Annapolis Middle School Public
3.66 Annapolis Elementary at Annapolis Middle School Public
St. Anne's Day School of Annapolis Private, Religious
3.66 Hillsmere Elementary School Public
3.66 Jacobsville Elementary School Public
Hannah More at Severna Park High School Private
Anne Arundel Evening High School Public, Alternative
4.00 Severna Park High School Public
3.33 Rolling Knolls Elementary School Public
4.00 The Key School Private
St. Andrew's United Methodist Day School Private, Religious
St. Martin's in-the-Field Day School Private, Religious
4.00 Oak Hill Elementary School Public
3.33 Annapolis High School Public
3.33 Northeast High School Public
4.00 Sunset Elementary School Public
3.33 George Fox Middle School Public
3.66 Riviera Beach Elementary School Public
3.66 Pasadena Elementary School Public
St. Jane Frances de Chantal School Private, Religious
3.33 High Point Elementary School Public
4.00 Severna Park Middle School Public
4.00 Benfield Elementary School Public
3.33 Matapeake Elementary School Public
3.66 Matapeake Middle School Public
3.66 Edgewater Elementary School Public
3.66 South Shore Elementary School Public
Ridge School of Anne Arundel County Private, Religious, Special Education
Mary E. Moss Academy Public, Alternative
3.33 Kent Island High School Public
2.66 Indian Creek School Private
3.66 Bayside Elementary School Public
3.00 Kent Island Elementary School Public
Lighthouse Christian Academy Private, Religious
3.66 Stevensville Middle School Public
4.00 South River High School Public
3.33 Freetown Elementary School Public
4.00 Central Elementary School Public
Elvaton Christian Academy Private, Religious
3.66 Shipley's Choice Elementary School Public
Kent Island Christian School Private, Religious

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
3.33 Chesapeake High School 5 mi. 1,594
4.00 Severna Park High School 6 mi. 1,936
3.33 Annapolis High School 8 mi. 1,608
3.33 Northeast High School 8 mi. 1,347
3.33 Kent Island High School 8 mi. 1,177

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity


Female 48%
Male 51%

Student Diversity

Broadneck High School United States Annapolis High School Chesapeake High School Kent Island High School Northeast High School Severna Park High School
White 79.0% 51.0% 35.0% 88.0% 87.0% 80.0% 86.0%
African American 6.0% 15.0% 35.0% 4.0% 5.0% 9.0% 3.0%
Hispanic 6.0% 25.0% 23.0% 2.0% 3.0% 4.0% 3.0%
Multiracial 3.0% 2.8% 2.0% 2.0% 2.0% 3.0% 3.0%
Asian 2.0% 4.8% 3.0% 1.0% 1.0% 1.0% 3.0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 1.0% 0% 0% 0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%


Grade 9 27.0%
Grade 10 24.8%
Grade 11 25.6%
Grade 12 22.7%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 36 responses

  • 67% Yes
  • 19% Not sure.
  • 14% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 30 responses

  • 33% All the AP classes available
  • 28% The sense of community
  • 20% Teachers
  • 13% Its size
  • 7% Music

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 26 responses

  • 27% Small hallways
  • 16% Sport focus
  • 14% The drugs and drinking (probably like most hs)
  • 8% Administration
  • 8% Labeling
  • 8% I wish had been better prepared in math & english.
  • 8% Large class size
  • 6% Bullying
  • 2% Racism
  • 2% Teachers
  • 2% Cirriculum

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 30 responses

  • 33% School spirit
  • 30% Academics
  • 20% The faculty
  • 13% Our wonderful teachers
  • 3% Music

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 32 responses

  • 34% Rigorous
  • 31% Varied- every type of student
  • 19% Family
  • 6% Overwhelming
  • 6% Busy
  • 3% Music

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 30 responses

  • 50% Do all of your work
  • 27% Join a sports team or a club
  • 20% There is a very high standard
  • 3% Listen to what teachers say. They give good advise

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 26 responses

  • 19% I love everything about this school.
  • 69% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 12% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.