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 84%.

School Overview

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

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Baltimore School For The Arts Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
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)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Baltimore School For The Arts Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Baltimore School For The Arts Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Baltimore School For The Arts All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MD 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.
0.59 0.40
Baltimore School For The Arts Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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 (1990-2015)
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 (2000-2015)

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 decreased from 87% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $17,308 is higher than the state average of $13,687. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $17,228 is higher than the state average of $13,479. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Baltimore City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
178
28
Number of Students Managed 83,888 17,887
Baltimore City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 61% 84%
Baltimore City School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $1,467 MM $245 MM
Baltimore City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,460 MM $241 MM
Baltimore City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $17,308 $13,687
Baltimore City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,228 $13,479
Baltimore City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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