Baltimore Rising Star Academy (Closed 2014)

  • Baltimore Rising Star Academy served 119 students in grades 6-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≤5% (which was lower than the Maryland state average of 79%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 25-29% (which was lower than the Maryland state average of 85%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 was lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 99% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-9
Total Students119 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Baltimore Rising Star Academy by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (12-13)≤5%
79%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (12-13)25-29%
85%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Baltimore Rising Star Academy 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 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
1%
17%
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Black
98%
34%
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White
1%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Baltimore Rising Star Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.040.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Baltimore Rising Star Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBaltimore City School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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