• North East High School

    300 Irishtown Road - North East, MD 21901 - 410.996.6200 - School website

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  • Moving in the Right Direction from Great to Excellent!

    Our Mission:

    We celebrate our diverse and innovative learning community. North East High School prepares all students for responsible citizenship, for lifelong learning, and for the achievement of their highest potential in a progressive society, by providing diferentiated, quality instruction.


    All students are valued.

    All students can learn and be successful.

    A student's success is a collaborative effort between school, student, family and community.

    The educational community works together to establish high expectations to ensure that each student reaches his/her academic potential.

    A safe, orderly learning environment is necessary for academic success.

    Life-long learning tools including technological skills are necessary to empower students to succeed in a changing society.

    Differing talents, abilities, cultures, and values strengthen our school community.

    The development of ethics, character and citizenship is an essential part of our learning process.

    Achievement Data

MCAP Results 2019

MCAP Results 2019

SAT Scores and Participation

SAT Scores and Participation

Advanced Placement Test Results

  • Other Facts

    There are 4 building administrators, 79 teachers, 4 guidance counselors, 1 school psychologist, 8 administrative assistants, 7 paraprofessionals, 6 custodial staff, 7 kitchen staff, and a School Resource Officer to support students at NEHS. 

  • Accomplishments

    In 2016, PBS NewsHour did a special on the 2016 presidential election which featured NEHS students and teachers.

    The total amount of scholarship money earned by the Class of 2017 exceeded 6.5 million dollars.

    Over 67% of the 2017 class planned to continue their education into 2 to 4 year colleges including 1 Ivy League School.

    Sixty-two students graduated from Cecil County School of Technology.

    NEHS has a state and nationally recognized FBLA Club. In 2016, a NEHS student earned National Chapter of the Year at the National Level Conference.

    NEHS Drama Club performed two outstanding shows last year for students, families, and the community.

    NEHS Fishing Club won the 2016 & 2017 Maryland High School Fishing State Championship.

    NEHS Cheerleaders won three championships over the past 2 years (2015-2016).

    NEHS Softball Team won the 2A Regional Championship in 2016.

    Over 100 students and staff members participated in the 2016-2017 Blood Bank of Delmarva High School Blood Drive Program. In 2017, NEHS students, staff, and community members participated in Comcast Cares Day to beautified the campus.

    Special Programs

    • Project Lead the Way (PLTW)
    • Science Technology Engineering Mathematics (STEM)
    • Advanced Placement (AP) Courses
    • Cecil County School of Technology (CCST)
    • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
    • Freshman Academy
    • National Honor Society