Academy For College And Career Exploration

  • Academy For College And Career Exploration serves 513 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤5% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Academy For College And Career Exploration placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63%.

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Academy For College And Career Exploration places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

  • Academy For College And Career Exploration's student population of 513 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students513 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Academy For College And Career Exploration is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,359 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Academy For College And Career Exploration is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank#1279 out of 1359 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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7%
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Hispanic
6%
17%
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Black
92%
34%
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White
2%
37%
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Diversity Score0.150.72
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Graduation Rate65-69%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBaltimore City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Academy For College And Career Exploration is Independence School Local I (0.1 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school and elementary school is Hampden (0.4 miles away)
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