Baltimore School For The Arts

Baltimore School For The Arts serves 389 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MD average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the state average of 59%.
Baltimore School For The Arts operates within the Baltimore City School District.
The school district's 61% graduation rate is lower than the MD state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 389 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 389 students
Baltimore School For The Arts Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Baltimore School For The Arts Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Baltimore School For The Arts Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Baltimore School For The Arts Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Baltimore School For The Arts Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
4%
6%
Baltimore School For The Arts Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
4%
14%
Baltimore School For The Arts Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
49%
35%
Baltimore School For The Arts Black Students (1989-2014)
White
41%
41%
Baltimore School For The Arts White Students (1989-2014)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Baltimore School For The Arts Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Baltimore School For The Arts All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MD All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.59 0.39
Baltimore School For The Arts Diversity Score (1989-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
18%
38%
Baltimore School For The Arts Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
6%
Baltimore School For The Arts Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 84,730 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 61% has decreased from 87% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $16,263 is higher than the state average of $14,280. The district revenue/student has grown by 28% over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,470 is higher than the state average of $14,036. The district spending/student has grown by 34% over four years.
School District Name Baltimore City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
195
26
Number of Students Managed 84,730 15,824
Baltimore City School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 61% 87%
Baltimore City School District Graduation Rate (1998-2010)
District Total Revenue $1,348 MM $243 MM
Baltimore City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $1,365 MM $239 MM
Baltimore City School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $16,263 $14,280
Baltimore City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $16,470 $14,036
Baltimore City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Baltimore Leadership School For Young Women (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Baltimore Leadership School For Young Women (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Baltimore Leadership School For Young Women (0.2 miles away)
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  • BaltimoreBaltimore Leadership School For Young Women
    Charter School
    0.2 miles | Grades: 6-10 | 434 students128 West Franklin St
    BaltimoreMD 21201
    (443)642-2048
    0.26-10434
  • BaltimoreEager Street Academy
    Alternative School
    0.4 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 15 students401 East Eager St
    BaltimoreMD 21202
    (410)209-4091
    0.49-1215
  • BaltimoreNew Hope Academy
    Special Education School
    0.4 miles | Grades: 6-12 | 166 students900 Druid Hill Ave
    BaltimoreMD 21201
    (410)396-0774
    0.46-12166
  • BaltimoreThe Historic Samuel Coleridge-taylor Elementary School
    0.5 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 445 students507 West Preston St
    BaltimoreMD 21201
    (410)396-0783
    0.5PK-5445
  • BaltimoreBooker T. Washington Middle School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 332 students1301 Mcculloh St
    BaltimoreMD 21217
    (410)396-7734
    0.76-8332

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