Afya Public Charter School

  • Afya Public Charter School serves 349 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10% (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 16% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Afya Public Charter School 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.

School Overview

  • Afya Public Charter School's student population of 349 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students349 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Afya Public Charter School 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Afya Public Charter School is 0.06, 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 (16-17)#1229 out of 1359 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Afya Public Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Maryland by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Afya Public Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maryland by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Hispanic
3%
17%
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Black
97%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Afya Public Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
n/a
37%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Afya Public Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Afya Public Charter School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.060.72
This chart display the diversity score of Afya Public Charter School and the public school average diversity score of Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Afya Public Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Afya Public Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
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

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