Banneker Blake Academy For Arts And Sciences

  • Banneker Blake Academy For Arts And Sciences serves 260 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (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 6-9% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Banneker Blake Academy For Arts And Sciences 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 16:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.

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Banneker Blake Academy For Arts And Sciences places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

  • Banneker Blake Academy For Arts And Sciences's student population of 260 students has grown by 233% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 128% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students260 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Banneker Blake Academy For Arts And Sciences 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 16:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Banneker Blake Academy For Arts And Sciences 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)#1320 out of 1359 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Hispanic
3%
17%
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Black
97%
34%
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Diversity Score0.060.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
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

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Banneker Blake Academy For Arts And Sciences is Baltimore Design School (0.0 miles away)
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