Dundalk Elementary School

Dundalk Elementary School serves 650 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Dundalk Elementary School operates within the Baltimore County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 650 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 650 students
Dundalk Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Dundalk Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Dundalk Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 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 16:1 14:1
Dundalk Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Dundalk Elementary School American Indian (2002-2012)
Asian
1%
6%
Dundalk Elementary School Asian (1991-2012)
Hispanic
7%
11%
Dundalk Elementary School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
32%
37%
Dundalk Elementary School Black (1989-2012)
White
48%
43%
Dundalk Elementary School White (1989-2012)
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.
0.66 0.38
Dundalk Elementary School 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.
68%
35%
Dundalk Elementary School 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.
8%
7%
Dundalk Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 181,547 students has grown by 75% over five years.
School District Name Baltimore County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
171
28
Number of Students Managed 181,547 16,752
Baltimore County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $1,483 MM $244 MM
Baltimore County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,365 MM $238 MM
Baltimore County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,368 $14,580
Baltimore County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,229 $14,228
Baltimore County 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 Dundalk High School (0.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Dundalk Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Logan Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Baltimore Dundalk Middle School
    7400 Dunmanway
    Baltimore , MD , 21222
    (410)887-7018
    0.3  mi  |  463  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Baltimore Logan Elementary School
    7601 Dunmanway
    Baltimore , MD , 21222
    (410)887-7052
    0.6  mi  |  520  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Baltimore Dundalk High School
    1901 Delvale Ave
    Baltimore , MD , 21222
    (410)887-7023
    0.7  mi  |  1221  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Baltimore Holabird Middle School
    1701 Delvale Ave
    Baltimore , MD , 21222
    (410)887-7049
    1  mi  |  652  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Baltimore Sollers Point/southeastern Technical High School
    Vocational School
    Magnet School
    325 Sollers Point Rd
    Baltimore , MD , 21222
    (410)887-7075
    Vocational School
    Magnet School
    1.1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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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.