Maritime Industries Academy

Tel: (410)396-0242
Grades: 9-12

399 students

Maritime Industries Academy serves 399 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Maritime Industries Academy operates within the Baltimore City Public s School District.
The school district's 56% graduation rate is lower than the MD state average of 81%.

Overview

The student population of 399 students has declined by 20% over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 19% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 399 students
Maritime Industries Academy Total Students (2005-2012)
Gender % 57% Male / 43%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Maritime Industries Academy Total Classroom Teachers (2005-2012)
Students by Grade Maritime Industries Academy Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.82. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Maritime Industries Academy Student : Teacher Ratio (2005-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
6%
Maritime Industries Academy Asian (2011-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
11%
Black
96%
37%
Maritime Industries Academy Black (2005-2012)
White
2%
43%
Maritime Industries Academy White (2005-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Maritime Industries Academy Sch Ethnicity Maritime Industries Academy Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.08 0.82
Maritime Industries Academy Diversity Score (2005-2012)
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.
76%
35%
Maritime Industries Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2012)
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.
3%
7%
Maritime Industries Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 95,775 students has grown by 16% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 56% has decreased from 87% over five years.
School District Name Baltimore City Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
195
29
Number of Students Managed 95,775 21,120
Baltimore City Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 56% 81%
Baltimore City Public s School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $1,383 MM n/a
Baltimore City Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,360 MM n/a
Baltimore City Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,811 $0
Baltimore City Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,529 $0
Baltimore City Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Claremont School (1.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Vanguard Collegiate Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Furley Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Baltimore Vanguard Collegiate Middle School
    5000 Truesdale Ave
    Baltimore , MD , 21206
    (443)642-2069
    0.2  mi  |  185  students  |  Gr.  6-7
  • Baltimore Northeast Middle School
    5001 Moravia Rd
    Baltimore , MD , 21206
    (410)396-9220
    0.3  mi  |  391  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Baltimore Moravia Park Elementary School
    6201 Frankford Ave
    Baltimore , MD , 21206
    (410)396-9096
    0.4  mi  |  999  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Baltimore Furley Elementary School
    4633 Furley Ave
    Baltimore , MD , 21206
    (410)396-9094
    0.6  mi  |  386  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Baltimore Sinclair Lane Elementary School
    3880 Sinclair Ln
    Baltimore , MD , 21213
    (410)396-9117
    0.9  mi  |  408  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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