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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 172 public schools in Baltimore City School District, serving 80,571 students.
  • Public school in Baltimore City School District have an average math proficiency score of 18% (versus the Maryland public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 17% (versus the 41% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Maryland.
  • The top ranked public school in Baltimore City School District 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.

Overview

School District NameBaltimore City School District
School District Websitehttp://www.baltimorecityschools.org
School District Phone Number(443)984-2000
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MD)
# of Schools172 Schools1,422 Schools
# of Students80,571 Students894,344 Students
# of Teachers4,842 Teachers59,525 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1

District Comparison

  • Baltimore City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 25 school districts in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 71% has increased from 66% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MD)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Baltimore City   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Baltimore City   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
71%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Baltimore City   School District and public school graduation rate of MD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.360.72
# of American Indian Students186 Students2,387 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students776 Students58,836 Students
% Asian Students
1%
7%
# of Hispanic Students8,362 Students155,435 Students
% Hispanic Students
11%
17%
# of Black Students63,851 Students301,474 Students
% Black Students
79%
34%
# of White Students6,420 Students334,047 Students
% White Students
8%
37%
# of Hawaiian Students163 Students1,301 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students707 Students40,758 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:4,41130,442
# of Students in Kindergarten:6,20764,150
# of Students in 1st Grade:6,44366,182
# of Students in 2nd Grade:6,31966,980
# of Students in 3rd Grade:6,56268,619
# of Students in 4th Grade:6,61470,409
# of Students in 5th Grade:6,24269,591
# of Students in 6th Grade:5,84967,059
# of Students in 7th Grade:5,67265,601
# of Students in 8th Grade:5,48965,388
# of Students in 9th Grade:6,09171,643
# of Students in 10th Grade:5,36167,748
# of Students in 11th Grade:4,70860,341
# of Students in 12th Grade:4,60360,191
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $15,902 is higher than the state average of $13,452. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $16,105 is higher than the state average of $13,222. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MD)
Total Revenue$1,348 MM$243 MM
This chart display total revenue of Baltimore City   School District and average revenue for each school distric in MD by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$1,365 MM$239 MM
This chart display total spending of Baltimore City   School District and average spending for each school distric in MD by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$15,902$13,452
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Baltimore City   School District and average revenue per public school student in MD by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$16,105$13,222
This chart display average spending per public school student in Baltimore City   School District and average spending per public school student in MD by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Baltimore City School District 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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