Empowerment Academy

Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Empowerment Academy serves 252 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Empowerment Academy 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Empowerment Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

Empowerment Academy's student population of 252 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students252 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Empowerment Academy
Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Empowerment Academy 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 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Empowerment Academy is 0.04, 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 Testing Rank
#1075 out of 1359 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
15-19%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Empowerment Academy 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
20-24%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Empowerment Academy 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Empowerment Academy and the public school average student teacher ratio of Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
Hispanic
1%
17%
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Black
98%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Empowerment Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
n/a
37%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Empowerment Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score
0.040.72
This chart display the diversity score of Empowerment Academy and the public school average diversity score of Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Empowerment Academy 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 Lunch (14-15)
13%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Empowerment Academy 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: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Empowerment Academy is Carver Vocational-technical High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Calverton (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Baltimore Calverton Math: ≤1% | Reading: 2%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 646 students
    0.1 miles
    201 North Bend Road
    Baltimore, MD 21229
    (410) 396-0581
    0.1 PK-8 646
  • Baltimore James Mosher Elementary School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 251 students
    0.2 miles
    2400 W Mosher St
    Baltimore, MD 21216
    (410) 396-0506
    0.2 PK-5 251
  • Baltimore Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 223 students
    0.3 miles
    800 Poplar Grove St
    Baltimore, MD 21216
    (410) 396-0520
    0.3 PK-5 223
  • Baltimore Rosemont Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 16% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 329 students
    0.5 miles
    2777 Presstman St
    Baltimore, MD 21216
    (410) 396-0574
    0.5 PK-8 329
  • Baltimore Carver Vocational-technical High School Vocational School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 891 students
    0.6 miles
    2201 Presstman St
    Baltimore, MD 21216
    (410) 396-0553
    0.6 9-12 891

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