Baltimore City College

3220 The Alameda
Baltimore, MD 21218
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Baltimore City College serves 1,310 students in grades 9-12.
Baltimore City College placed in the top 20% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 78% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Baltimore City College ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

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School Overview

Baltimore City College's student population of 1,310 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,310 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
67 teachers
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School Rankings

Baltimore City College is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,354 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Baltimore City College is 0.43, 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 Data
This School
State Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#201 out of 1354 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
7%
17%
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Black
74%
34%
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White
16%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.43
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Graduation Rate
97%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
14%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Baltimore City College 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 District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
Baltimore city college is as good as any school. Well, any public school. Public school in Baltimore, at least. I mean, except for maybe Poly.
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5  
The school has one of the lowest drop out rates in the USA 3%. 70% of graduates attend college
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,310 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 84%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 10% in MD)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 78% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.43 (Btm 50%)

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