Glen Burnie High School in Glen Burnie, MD - Niche

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Glen Burnie High School is a public school in Glen Burnie, Maryland. It has 1,958 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 86% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 164 reviews written and they have been mixed.

7550 Baltimore Annapolis Blvd
Glen Burnie, MD 21060
(410) 761-8950

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3.2 from 164 reviews
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    • High School Sophomore
    • 3
    Food: food in my school is that type of thing where if you have to eat you will but if you dont want to then you wont.
    • High School Sophomore
    • 3
    Administration & Policies: eh.. depends on the students and what they did and how administration treats that situation
    • High School Sophomore
    • 3
    Sports & Fitness: they try but some are very lazy. some do drugs.. then forget there is drug testing
    • High School Sophomore
    • 4
    Teachers: they try their hardest to help us. some students dont notice but i do. and fro time to time i usually thank them for it. they take time out of their life to help us do better
    • High School Sophomore
    • 3
    Extracurriculars: people in my school join clubs/organizations because they usually have nothing better to do. i personally don't like that. if you like something do it, enjoy it, like it. Don't join something just because your friend does

Academics Read more about this school's academics

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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
3.00 North County High School 3 mi. 1,934
3.33 Old Mill High School 3 mi. 2,235
4.00 Severna Park Middle School 5 mi. 1,430
3.33 Northeast High School 5 mi. 1,335
2.00 Lansdowne High School 6 mi. 1,175

Around Glen Burnie High School

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


Female 50%
Male 49%

Student Diversity

Glen Burnie High School United States Lansdowne High School North County High School Northeast High School Old Mill High School Severna Park Middle School
White 55.0% 51.6% 55.0% 59.0% 82.0% 48.0% 86.0%
African American 27.0% 15.2% 27.0% 24.0% 8.0% 32.0% 3.0%
Hispanic 10.0% 24.5% 8.0% 6.0% 4.0% 8.0% 2.0%
Asian 3.0% 4.7% 6.0% 3.0% 1.0% 5.0% 3.0%
Multiracial 2.0% 2.6% 1.0% 4.0% 2.0% 4.0% 3.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%


Grade 9 30.0%
Grade 10 26.7%
Grade 11 23.4%
Grade 12 19.9%

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 15 responses

  • 73% Yes
  • 13% Not sure.
  • 13% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 9 responses

  • 55% Diversity
  • 27% Teachers willingness to help the students
  • 18% Its variaty

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

  • 35% Bathrooms
  • 25% Smoking
  • 15% Smoking in the bathrooms
  • 10% Coaches, gym, bathrooms, lunches
  • 10% In general, basically the appearance
  • 5% The lunches

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 8 responses

  • 50% Dance Program
  • 50% Big Campus

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 10 responses

  • 40% Adverage
  • 20% Great
  • 20% Gophers are always diggin' something up.
  • 20% Unorganized

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

  • 36% Use a map
  • 36% Make sure you use all four years to your advantage
  • 18% Very diverse school
  • 9% Ask an administrator for help

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 0% I love everything about this school.
  • 88% 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.