Govans Elementary School

Govans Elementary School serves 365 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 58%.
Govans Elementary School operates within the Baltimore City School District.

Overview

The student population of 365 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 365 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 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 15:1 14:1
Hispanic
3%
12%
Black
96%
36%
Hawaiian
1%
33%
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.
0.08 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.
86%
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.
3%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 96,438 students has grown by 17% over five years.
School District Name Baltimore City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
195
29
Number of Students Managed 96,438 15,634
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 Western High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Baltimore I.t. Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tunbridge Public Charter School (0.3 miles away)
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  • BaltimoreTunbridge Public Charter School
    Charter School
    5504 York Rd
    BaltimoreMD 21212
    (410)323-8692
    Charter School

    0.3 mi | 308 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BaltimoreBaltimore I.t. Academy
    900 Woodbourne Ave
    BaltimoreMD 21212
    (443)642-2067
    0.7 mi | 319 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • BaltimoreBaltimore Design School
    1101 Winston Ave
    BaltimoreMD 21212
    (410)396-8805
    1 mi | 244 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • BaltimoreLeith Walk Elementary School
    1235 Sherwood Ave
    BaltimoreMD 21239
    (410)396-6380
    1 mi | 957 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BaltimoreGuilford Elementary Middle
    4520 York Rd
    BaltimoreMD 21212
    (410)396-6358
    1.2 mi | 375 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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