Sparrows Point Middle School

Sparrows Point Middle School serves 507 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Sparrows Point Middle School operates within the Baltimore County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 507 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 507 students
Sparrows Point Middle School Total Students (1996-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Sparrows Point Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1996-2012)
Students by Grade Sparrows Point Middle School 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 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.82. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
Sparrows Point Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1996-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
6%
Sparrows Point Middle School Asian (2001-2012)
Hispanic
2%
11%
Sparrows Point Middle School Hispanic (1999-2012)
Black
5%
37%
Sparrows Point Middle School Black (1996-2012)
White
88%
43%
Sparrows Point Middle School White (1996-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Sparrows Point Middle School Sch Ethnicity Sparrows Point Middle School 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.
0.22 0.82
Sparrows Point Middle School Diversity Score (1996-2012)
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.
35%
35%
Sparrows Point Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2012)
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%
Sparrows Point Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 105,153 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Baltimore County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
171
28
Number of Students Managed 105,153 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 Sparrows Point High School (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Battle Monument School (3.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Edgemere Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Sparrows Point Sparrows Point High School
    Magnet School
    7400 North Point Rd
    Sparrows Point , MD , 21219
    (410)887-7517
    Magnet School
    0  mi  |  791  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Baltimore Edgemere Elementary School
    7201 North Point Rd
    Baltimore , MD , 21219
    (410)887-7507
    0.2  mi  |  479  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Baltimore Chesapeake Terrace Elementary School
    2112 Lodge Farm Rd
    Baltimore , MD , 21219
    (410)887-7505
    1.2  mi  |  271  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Baltimore Battle Grove Elementary School
    7828 St Patricia Ln
    Baltimore , MD , 21222
    (410)887-7500
    2.7  mi  |  320  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Baltimore Sandy Plains Elementary School
    8330 Kavanagh Rd
    Baltimore , MD , 21222
    (410)887-7070
    2.8  mi  |  595  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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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 0.52, which is higher 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.