Govans Elementary School

  • Govans Elementary School serves 398 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the MD average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 60%.
  • Govans Elementary School operates within the Baltimore City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 398 students has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 398 students
Govans Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Govans Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Govans Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Govans Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Govans Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
6%
Govans Elementary School Asian Students (1995-2009)
Hispanic
2%
15%
Govans Elementary School Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
96%
34%
Govans Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
2%
40%
Govans Elementary School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Govans Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Govans Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MD All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.08 0.40
Govans Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
83%
39%
Govans Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
6%
Govans Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Baltimore City School District's student population of 83,888 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $17,308 is higher than the state average of $13,687. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $17,228 is higher than the state average of $13,479. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Baltimore City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
178
28
Number of Students Managed 83,888 17,887
Baltimore City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,467 MM $245 MM
Baltimore City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,460 MM $241 MM
Baltimore City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $17,308 $13,687
Baltimore City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,228 $13,479
Baltimore City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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