Baltimore City College High School

Baltimore City College High School serves 1,297 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Baltimore City College High School operates within the Baltimore City Public s School District.
The school district's 56% graduation rate is lower than the MD state average of 85%.

Overview

The student population of 1297 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 72 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,297 students
Baltimore City College High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 40% Male / 60%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 72 teachers
Students by Grade Baltimore City College High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.25 is less than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 14:1
Asian
1%
6%
Hispanic
1%
11%
Black
86%
37%
White
10%
43%
All Ethnic Groups Baltimore City College High School Sch Ethnicity Baltimore City College High School 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.
0.25 0.38
Baltimore City College High School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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.
51%
35%
Baltimore City College High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2013)
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.
10%
7%

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
28
Number of Students Managed 95,775 16,752
Graduation Rate 56% 85%
Baltimore City Public s School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $1,383 MM $244 MM
Baltimore City Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,360 MM $238 MM
Baltimore City Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,811 $14,580
Baltimore City Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,529 $14,228
Baltimore City Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mergenthaler Vocational-technical High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Stadium School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Abbottston Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BaltimoreAbbottston Elementary School
    1300 Gorsuch Ave
    BaltimoreMD 21218
    (443)984-2685
    0.3 mi | 192 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BaltimoreStadium School
    1300 Gorsuch Ave
    BaltimoreMD 21218
    (443)984-2682
    0.3 mi | 295 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • BaltimoreMergenthaler Vocational-technical High School
    Vocational School
    3500 Hillen Rd
    BaltimoreMD 21218
    (410)396-6496
    Vocational School

    0.4 mi | 1699 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BaltimoreWaverly Elementary School
    3400 Ellerslie Ave
    BaltimoreMD 21218
    (410)396-6394
    0.5 mi | 435 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • BaltimoreMontebello Elementary School
    2040 East 32nd St
    BaltimoreMD 21218
    (410)235-4801
    0.5 mi | 820 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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  • Recommended April 20, 2010 - The school has one of the lowest drop out rates in the USA 3%. 70% of graduates attend college - Posted by Student/Alumni

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Did You Know?
Baltimore, MD public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.27, which is lower than the Maryland average of 0.41. The most diverse school in Baltimore is Baltimore Highlands Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Maryland or national school diversity statistics.