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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 174 public schools in Baltimore City, MD, serving 81,439 students.
  • Baltimore City, MD public school have an average math proficiency score of 17% (versus the Maryland public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 17% (versus the 41% statewide average). Schools in Baltimore City have an average ranking in the bottom 50% of Maryland public schools.
  • The top ranked public school in Baltimore City, MD are Baltimore Polytechnic Institute, Baltimore School For The Arts and Baltimore City College. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Maryland public school average of 63% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the Maryland public school average of 15:1.

Top Baltimore City Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Abbottston Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1300 Gorsuch Ave
    Baltimore, MD 21218
    (443)984-2685

    Grades: PK-5 | 224 students
  • Academy For College And Career Exploration Math: 10-14% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1300 W 36th St
    Baltimore, MD 21213
    (410)396-7607

    Grades: 6-12 | 513 students
  • Achievement Academy @ Harbor City High School Alternative School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2201 Pinewood Avenue
    Baltimore, MD 21214
    (410)396-6241

    Grades: 9-12 | 343 students
  • Afya Public Charter School Charter School
    Math: 10% | Reading: 16%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2800 Brendan Avenue
    Baltimore, MD 21213
    (410)485-2102

    Grades: 6-8 | 349 students
  • Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    800 Poplar Grove St
    Baltimore, MD 21216
    (410)396-0520

    Grades: PK-5 | 223 students
  • Arlington Elementary Middle School Math: 7% | Reading: 9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3705 W Rogers Ave
    Baltimore, MD 21215
    (410)396-0567

    Grades: PK-8 | 570 students
  • Armistead Gardens Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 16%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    5001 E Eager St
    Baltimore, MD 21205
    (410)396-9090

    Grades: PK-8 | 768 students
  • Arundel Elementary Middle School Math: 2% | Reading: ≤1%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2400 Round Rd
    Brooklyn, MD 21225
    (410)396-1379

    Grades: PK-8 | 343 students
  • Augusta Fells Savage Institute Of Visual Arts Math: 25-29% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1500 Harlem Ave
    Baltimore, MD 21217
    (410)396-7701

    Grades: 9-12 | 480 students
  • Baltimore City College Math: 88% | Reading: 67%
    Rank: Top 5%
    3220 The Alameda
    Baltimore, MD 21218
    (410)396-6557

    Grades: 9-12 | 1310 students
  • Baltimore Collegiate School For Boys Charter School
    Math: 15% | Reading: 18%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2500 E Northern Parkway
    Baltimore, MD 21214
    (443)642-5320

    Grades: 4-8 | 417 students
  • Baltimore Design School Math: 6% | Reading: 9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1500 Barclay Street
    Baltimore, MD 21202
    (410)396-8805

    Grades: 6-12 | 510 students
  • Baltimore International Academy Charter School
    Math: 25% | Reading: 24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4410 Frankford Avenue
    Baltimore, MD 21206
    (410)426-3650

    Grades: K-8 | 753 students
  • Baltimore Leadership School For Young Women Charter School
    Math: 13% | Reading: 15%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    128 W. Franklin Street
    Baltimore, MD 21201
    (443)642-2048

    Grades: 6-12 | 507 students
  • Baltimore Montessori Public Charter School Charter School
    Math: 24% | Reading: 32%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1600 Guilford Avenue
    Baltimore, MD 21202
    (410)528-5393

    Grades: PK-8 | 452 students
  • Baltimore Polytechnic Institute Math: 98% | Reading: 79%
    Rank: Top 1%
    1400 W Cold Spring Ln
    Baltimore, MD 21209
    (410)396-7026

    Grades: 9-12 | 1552 students
  • Baltimore School For The Arts Math: 90-94% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank: Top 1%
    712 Cathedral Street
    Baltimore, MD 21201
    (443)642-5165

    Grades: 9-12 | 414 students
  • Banneker Blake Academy For Arts And Sciences Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1101 Winston Avenue
    Baltimore, MD 21212
    (410)977-6581

    Grades: 6-8 | 260 students
  • Barclay Elementary Middle School Math: 8% | Reading: 8%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2900 Barclay St
    Baltimore, MD 21218
    (410)396-6387

    Grades: PK-8 | 461 students
  • Bard High School Early College Math: 80-89% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank: Top 30%
    2801 N Dukeland Street
    Baltimore, MD 21216
    (443)642-2062

    Grades: 9-12 | 394 students
  • Bay-brook Elementary School Math: 3% | Reading: 3%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4301 10th St
    Brooklyn, MD 21225
    (410)396-1357

    Grades: PK-8 | 455 students
  • Beechfield Elementary School Math: 5% | Reading: 7%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    301 S Beechfield Ave
    Baltimore, MD 21229
    (410)396-0525

    Grades: PK-8 | 604 students
  • Belmont Elementary School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1406 N Ellamont St
    Baltimore, MD 21216
    (410)396-0579

    Grades: PK-5 | 269 students
  • Benjamin Franklin High School At Masonville Cove Math: 40-44% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1201 Cambria St
    Brooklyn, MD 21225
    (410)396-1373

    Grades: 9-12 | 494 students
  • Bluford Drew Jemison Stem Academy West Math: 10-14% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2000 Edgewood Street
    Baltimore, MD 21216
    (443)642-2052

    Grades: 6-12 | 379 students
  • Booker T. Washington Middle School Math: ≤1% | Reading: ≤1%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1301 Mcculloh St
    Baltimore, MD 21217
    (410)396-7734

    Grades: 6-8 | 220 students
  • Brehms Lane Public Charter School Charter School
    Math: 4% | Reading: 4%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3536 Brehms Ln
    Baltimore, MD 21213
    (410)396-9150

    Grades: PK-5 | 680 students
  • Callaway Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3701 Fernhill Ave
    Baltimore, MD 21215
    (410)396-0604

    Grades: PK-5 | 334 students
  • Calverton Math: ≤1% | Reading: 2%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    201 North Bend Road
    Baltimore, MD 21229
    (410)396-0581

    Grades: PK-8 | 646 students
  • Calvin M. Rodwell Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3501 Hillsdale Rd
    Gwynn Oak, MD 21207
    (410)396-0940

    Grades: PK-5 | 316 students
  • Carver Vocational-technical High School Vocational School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2201 Presstman St
    Baltimore, MD 21216
    (410)396-0553

    Grades: 9-12 | 891 students
  • Cecil Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2000 Cecil Ave
    Baltimore, MD 21218
    (410)396-6385

    Grades: PK-8 | 376 students
  • Charles Carroll Barrister Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1327 Washington Blvd
    Baltimore, MD 21230
    (410)396-5973

    Grades: PK-5 | 356 students
  • Cherry Hill Elementary Middle School Math: 3% | Reading: 3%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    834 Roundview Road
    Brooklyn, MD 21225
    (410)396-1392

    Grades: PK-8 | 457 students
  • City Neighbors Charter School Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4301 Raspe Ave
    Baltimore, MD 21206
    (410)325-2627

    Grades: K-8 | 227 students
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