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
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
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 0.38. 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 (1996-2013)
Hispanic
2%
11%
Black
5%
37%
White
88%
43%
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 0.38
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 (1996-2013)
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.
8%
7%

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
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: 2013 (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 PointSparrows Point High School
    Magnet School
    7400 North Point Rd
    Sparrows PointMD 21219
    (410)887-7517
    Magnet School

    0 mi | 791 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BaltimoreEdgemere Elementary School
    7201 North Point Rd
    BaltimoreMD 21219
    (410)887-7507
    0.2 mi | 479 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BaltimoreChesapeake Terrace Elementary School
    2112 Lodge Farm Rd
    BaltimoreMD 21219
    (410)887-7505
    1.2 mi | 271 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BaltimoreBattle Grove Elementary School
    7828 St Patricia Ln
    BaltimoreMD 21222
    (410)887-7500
    2.7 mi | 320 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BaltimoreSandy Plains Elementary School
    8330 Kavanagh Rd
    BaltimoreMD 21222
    (410)887-7070
    2.8 mi | 595 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
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.