Edmondson-westside High School

  • Edmondson-westside High School serves 858 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 42%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Maryland state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Edmondson-westside High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 61%.

Top Placements

Edmondson-westside High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

  • Edmondson-westside High School's student population of 858 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 58 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
School TypeVocational school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students858 students
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Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Edmondson-westside High School is ranked within the top 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 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Edmondson-westside High School is 0.04, 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
33%
32%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Edmondson-westside High 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)40-44%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Edmondson-westside High School 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Hispanic
1%
15%
Black
98%
34%
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White
1%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Edmondson-westside High School and the percentage of White public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Edmondson-westside High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.040.40
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Graduation Rate80-84%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Edmondson-westside High 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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