Robert W. Coleman Elementary School

Robert W. Coleman Elementary School serves 360 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 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%.
Robert W. Coleman Elementary School operates within the Baltimore City School District.

Overview

The student population of 360 students has grown by 20% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 360 students
Robert W. Coleman Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Robert W. Coleman Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Robert W. Coleman Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 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 18:1 14:1
Robert W. Coleman Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Black
99%
36%
Robert W. Coleman Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Robert W. Coleman Elementary School 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.
0.02 0.39
Robert W. Coleman Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2013)
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.
93%
36%
Robert W. Coleman Elementary 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.
1%
6%
Robert W. Coleman Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 96,438 students has grown by 18% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $16,811 is higher than the state average of $14,580. The district revenue/student has grown by 43% over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,529 is higher than the state average of $14,228. The district spending/student has grown by 50% over four years.
School District Name Baltimore City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
195
29
Number of Students Managed 96,438 15,634
Baltimore City School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $1,383 MM $244 MM
Baltimore City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,360 MM $238 MM
Baltimore City School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,811 $14,580
Baltimore City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,529 $14,228
Baltimore City School District 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 William S. Baer School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is William S. Baer School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is William S. Baer School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BaltimoreWilliam S. Baer School
    Special Education School
    2001 North Warwick Ave
    BaltimoreMD 21216
    (410)396-0833
    Special Education School

    0.1 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 153 students                      
  • BaltimoreFrederick Douglass High School
    2301 Gwynns Falls Pky
    BaltimoreMD 21217
    (410)396-7821
    0.2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 751 students                      
  • BaltimoreCoppin Academy
    Charter School
    2500 West North Ave
    BaltimoreMD 21216
    (410)951-2602
    Charter School

    0.2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 335 students                      
  • BaltimoreGwynns Falls Elementary School
    2700 Gwynns Falls Pky
    BaltimoreMD 21216
    (410)396-0638
    0.4 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 458 students                      
  • BaltimoreMatthew A. Henson Elementary School
    1600 North Payson St
    BaltimoreMD 21217
    (410)396-0776
    0.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 351 students                      

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