Connexions: A Community Based Arts School

  • Connexions: A Community Based Arts School serves 430 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 7% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 42%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 12% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Connexions: A Community Based Arts School 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Connexions: A Community Based Arts School's student population of 430 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students430 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Connexions: A Community Based Arts School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,367 schools in Maryland (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Connexions: A Community Based Arts School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank
75%
32%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Connexions: A Community Based Arts School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Hispanic
n/a
15%
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Black
100%
34%
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White
n/a
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Connexions: A Community Based Arts School and the percentage of White public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Connexions: A Community Based Arts School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Scoren/a0.40
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Graduation Rate70-79%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Connexions: A Community Based Arts School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connexions: A Community Based Arts School 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 Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBaltimore City School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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