Grove Park Elementary School (Closed 2021)

5545 Kennison Ave
Baltimore, MD 21215
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Serving 260 students in grades Prekindergarten-8, Grove Park Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 6-9% (which was lower than the Maryland state average of 41%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 10-14% (which was lower than the Maryland state average of 41%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was higher than the Maryland state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 99% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Maryland state average of 66% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
260 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

This School
State Level (MD)
(16-17)
6-9%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Grove Park 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.
(16-17)
10-14%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Grove Park 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 Ratio
17:1
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Grove Park Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Maryland by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
4%
21%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Grove Park Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
93%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Grove Park Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
1%
34%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
0.13
This chart display the diversity score of Grove Park Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Maryland by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Grove Park Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Grove Park 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.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
6-9% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 41% MD state average), while 10-14% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 41% MD state average).
How many students attend Grove Park Elementary School?
260 students attend Grove Park Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
93% of Grove Park Elementary School students are Black, 4% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Grove Park Elementary School?
Grove Park Elementary School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Maryland state average of 14:1.
What grades does Grove Park Elementary School offer ?
Grove Park Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Grove Park Elementary School part of?
Grove Park Elementary School is part of Baltimore City Public Schools School District.

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