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23995 Point Lookout Rd

Leonardtown, MD 20650

(301) 475-0200

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,860

Students Per Teacher: 21

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Leonardtown High School

As a former English instructor at the local community college, I taught many LHS students. Very few were proficient. Most had little knowledge of grammar. Many struggled with writing a basic essay. I believe the school's emphasis on sports over academics; a known, but ignored, drug culture; lack of discipline; ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 01/15/14

I have two children at Leonardtown High. I think it is an extremely good school. They really encourage academic excellence inside a caring and small town atmosphere. My children have thrived here.

Posted by a parent on 04/22/09

We love Leonardtown High! Best HighSchool in the area. I saw some might complain that they don't communicate well when your child is failing etc. But if you are informed and use their HAC website you can see whats going on everyday and initiate that contact yourself. The teachers have always been very ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/11/08

Teachers do not communicate 1:1 with parents of students who are failing. They do not return calls when expected. Councelors are pretty worthless

Posted by a parent on 08/03/08

Great school, parents involved in what's going on. Safe small community atmosphere. Teachers are focused on education and care about students success.

Posted by a parent on 03/03/08

i absolutely love my school. it is a little crowded but that makes it fun. there are all kinds of people there and it is so great. i love it.

Posted by a student on 08/16/07

Academic programs are excellent. I have graduated 1 of my 4 children from Leonardtown and 2 are currently enrolled. The teachers are well versed in their areas of studies, and the availability for extracurricular activities is very high. The school has many Parents coming in to volunteer in the offices ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/18/06

I really like this school. my daughter will graduate this year, and has had great experiences. The teachers and staff, while sometimes frustrating, have been available, and reasonable. I will send my son to this school as well.

Posted by a parent on 09/06/06

Academic programs suffer because of relatively new and inexperienced leadership at the administrative level.

Posted by a teacher on 05/19/06

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Test scores for Leonardtown High School

HSA* Test Scores

Grade Level: All

Test Year: 2012
Leonardtown High School
St. Mary's County Public Schools
* In 2011-2012 Maryland used the Maryland High School Assessments (HSA) to test students in English 2, Algebra, and Biology upon completion of each course. The HSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maryland. Beginning with the class of 2009, students are required to pass the tests in order to graduate. The goal is for all students to pass the tests.

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Leonardtown schools — Leonardtown High School is located at 23995 Point Lookout Rd, Leonardtown MD 20650. 23995 Point Lookout Rd is in the 20650 ZIP code in Leonardtown, MD The school district for Leonardtown High School is the St. Mary's County Public Schools. Leonardtown High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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