Baltimore School For The Arts

  • Baltimore School For The Arts serves 393 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MD average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Baltimore School For The Arts operates within the Baltimore City School District.
  • Baltimore City School District's 61% graduation rate is lower than the MD state average of 87%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 393 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students393 students
Baltimore School For The Arts Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Baltimore School For The Arts Gender
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Baltimore School For The Arts Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeBaltimore School For The Arts Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
Baltimore School For The Arts Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
4%
6%
Baltimore School For The Arts Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
3%
15%
Baltimore School For The Arts Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
48%
34%
Baltimore School For The Arts Black Students (1991-2015)
White
43%
40%
Baltimore School For The Arts White Students (1991-2015)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Baltimore School For The Arts Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsBaltimore School For The Arts All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMD All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.590.70
Baltimore School For The Arts Diversity Score (1991-2015)
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.
18%
39%
Baltimore School For The Arts Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
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.
6%
6%
Baltimore School For The Arts Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Baltimore City School District's student population of 83,888 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 61% has increased from 56% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,902 is higher than the state average of $14,280. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,105 is higher than the state average of $14,036. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District NameBaltimore City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
178
28
Number of Students Managed83,88817,887
Baltimore City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate61%87%
Baltimore City School District Graduation Rate (1999-2015)
District Total Revenue$1,348 MM$243 MM
Baltimore City School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$1,365 MM$239 MM
Baltimore City School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$15,902$14,280
Baltimore City School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$16,105$14,036
Baltimore City School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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