Francis Scott Key Elementary Middle School

  • Francis Scott Key Elementary Middle School serves 439 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 16% (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 30% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Francis Scott Key Elementary Middle 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 16:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Francis Scott Key Elementary Middle School's student population of 439 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students439 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Francis Scott Key Elementary Middle 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 Francis Scott Key Elementary Middle School is 0.57, 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#1018 out of 1359 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
16%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
30%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
17%
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Black
53%
34%
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White
39%
37%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
5%
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Diversity Score0.570.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
9%
6%
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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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