Baltimore School For The Arts

Baltimore School For The Arts serves 383 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 58%.
Baltimore School For The Arts 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 383 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 383 students
Gender % 37% Male / 63%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
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 0.57 is more 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
4%
6%
Hispanic
3%
12%
Black
52%
36%
White
40%
42%
Two or more races
1%
3%
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.
0.57 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.
18%
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.
7%
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 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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  • BaltimoreBaltimore Leadership School For Young Women
    Charter School
    128 West Franklin St
    BaltimoreMD 21201
    (443)642-2048
    Charter School

    0.2 mi | 340 students | Gr. 6-9                      
  • BaltimoreNew Hope Academy
    Special Education School
    900 Druid Hill Ave
    BaltimoreMD 21201
    (410)396-0774
    Special Education School

    0.4 mi | 183 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • BaltimoreEager Street Academy
    Alternative School
    401 East Eager St
    BaltimoreMD 21202
    (410)209-4091
    Alternative School

    0.4 mi | 34 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BaltimoreThe Historic Samuel Coleridge-taylor Elementary School
    507 West Preston St
    BaltimoreMD 21201
    (410)396-0783
    0.5 mi | 423 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BaltimoreBooker T. Washington Middle School
    1301 Mcculloh St
    BaltimoreMD 21217
    (410)396-7734
    0.7 mi | 359 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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