Highlandtown Middle School (Closed 2007)

  • Highlandtown Middle School served 849 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 95% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students849 students
This chart display total students of Highlandtown Middle School by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Highlandtown Middle School by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Highlandtown Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2006-2007 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Highlandtown Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Highlandtown Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Black
89%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Highlandtown Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
White
5%
37%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Highlandtown Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2005-06 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 Highlandtown Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.200.72
This chart display the diversity score of Highlandtown Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Maryland by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Highlandtown Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Highlandtown Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBaltimore City School District
Source: 2006-2007 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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