Baltimore School For The Arts

Baltimore School For The Arts serves 375 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Baltimore School For The Arts 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 375 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 375 students
Baltimore School For The Arts Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 37% Male / 63%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Baltimore School For The Arts Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Baltimore School For The Arts Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more 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 17:1 14:1
Baltimore School For The Arts Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
6%
Baltimore School For The Arts Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
2%
11%
Baltimore School For The Arts Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
55%
37%
Baltimore School For The Arts Black (1989-2012)
White
35%
43%
Baltimore School For The Arts White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Baltimore School For The Arts Sch Ethnicity Baltimore School For The Arts 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.
0.58 0.38
Baltimore School For The Arts Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
24%
35%
Baltimore School For The Arts Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
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.
5%
7%
Baltimore School For The Arts Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

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
28
Number of Students Managed 95,775 16,752
Baltimore City Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
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: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is New Hope Academy (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Baltimore Leadership School For Young Women (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New Hope Academy (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Baltimore Baltimore Leadership School For Young Women
    Charter School
    128 West Franklin St
    Baltimore , MD , 21201
    (443)642-2048
    Charter School
    0.2  mi  |  288  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Baltimore New Hope Academy
    Special Education School
    900 Druid Hill Ave
    Baltimore , MD , 21201
    (410)396-0774
    Special Education School
    0.4  mi  |  176  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Baltimore Eager Street Academy
    Alternative School
    401 East Eager St
    Baltimore , MD , 21202
    (410)209-4091
    Alternative School
    0.4  mi  |  55  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Baltimore The Historic Samuel Coleridge-taylor Elementary School
    507 West Preston St
    Baltimore , MD , 21201
    (410)396-0783
    0.5  mi  |  397  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Baltimore Booker T. Washington Middle School
    1301 Mcculloh St
    Baltimore , MD , 21217
    (410)396-7734
    0.7  mi  |  314  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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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.