Gateway School

  • Gateway School serves 72 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21-39% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Gateway School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

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School Overview

  • Gateway School's student population of 72 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students72 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gateway 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 Gateway School is 0.46, 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#691 out of 1359 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)40-59%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)21-39%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio4:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
8%
17%
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Black
15%
34%
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White
72%
37%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gateway School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.460.72
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Graduation Rate40-59%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Gateway 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
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gateway School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCarroll County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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