Fort Worthington Elementary School

  • Fort Worthington Elementary School serves 684 students in grades Kindergarten-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 5% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Fort Worthington Elementary 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than 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 63% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Fort Worthington Elementary School's student population of 684 students has grown by 135% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 70% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students684 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fort Worthington Elementary School 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 Fort Worthington Elementary School is 0.08, 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#1329 out of 1359 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
5%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fort Worthington Elementary 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
5%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fort Worthington Elementary 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio24:115:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
2%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Fort Worthington Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
96%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Fort Worthington Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
37%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Fort Worthington Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
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 Fort Worthington Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.080.72
This chart display the diversity score of Fort Worthington Elementary School 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 Fort Worthington Elementary 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 Lunch (14-15)
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fort Worthington Elementary 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: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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