Baltimore City College High School

Baltimore City College High School serves 1,309 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 58%.
Baltimore City College High School operates within the Baltimore City School District.
The school district's 56% graduation rate is lower than the MD state average of 85%.

Overview

The student population of 1309 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 76 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,309 students
Gender % 40% Male / 60%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 76 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.25 is less 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 17:1 14:1
Asian
1%
6%
Hispanic
2%
12%
Black
86%
36%
White
11%
42%
All Ethnic Groups
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 0.39
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.
50%
36%
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%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 96,438 students has grown by 17% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 56% has decreased from 87% over five years.
School District Name Baltimore City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
195
29
Number of Students Managed 96,438 15,634
Graduation Rate 56% 85%
District Total Revenue $1,383 MM $244 MM
District Spending $1,360 MM $238 MM
District Revenue / Student $16,811 $14,580
District Spending / Student $16,529 $14,228
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 | 179 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BaltimoreStadium School
    1300 Gorsuch Ave
    BaltimoreMD 21218
    (443)984-2682
    0.3 mi | 279 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • BaltimoreMergenthaler Vocational-technical High School
    Vocational School
    3500 Hillen Rd
    BaltimoreMD 21218
    (410)396-6496
    Vocational School

    0.4 mi | 1659 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BaltimoreWaverly Elementary School
    3400 Ellerslie Ave
    BaltimoreMD 21218
    (410)396-6394
    0.5 mi | 423 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • BaltimoreMontebello Elementary School
    2040 East 32nd St
    BaltimoreMD 21218
    (410)235-4801
    0.5 mi | 824 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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