Baltimore County Public Schools School District

6901 Charles Street
Towson, MD 21204
(District boundaries shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Baltimore County Public Schools School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Maryland for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there is 1 public charter school serving 263 students in Baltimore County Public Schools School District. This district's average charter testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public charter schools in Maryland.
Public Charter School in Baltimore County Public School School District have an average math proficiency score of 17% (versus the Maryland public charter school average of 11%), and reading proficiency score of 17% (versus the 25% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Maryland public charter school average of 89% (majority Black).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MD)
# Schools
177 Schools
48 Schools
# Students
111,136 Students
24,104 Students
# Teachers
7,491 Teachers
1,514 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Baltimore County Public Schools 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 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 86% has decreased from 89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MD)
#13 out of 25 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Baltimore County Public Schools  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
15%
20%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Baltimore County Public Schools  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 2020-21 school year data.
34%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Baltimore County Public Schools  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 2020-21 school year data.
86%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Baltimore County Public Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of MD by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.71
0.42
# American Indian Students
468 Students
57 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# Asian Students
7,860 Students
372 Students
% Asian Students
7%
2%
# Hispanic Students
15,512 Students
2,230 Students
% Hispanic Students
14%
9%
# Black Students
44,863 Students
18,129 Students
% Black Students
40%
75%
# White Students
36,450 Students
2,648 Students
% White Students
33%
11%
# Hawaiian Students
152 Students
28 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
5,825 Students
636 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
3,514
618
# Students in K Grade:
7,788
2,049
# Students in 1st Grade:
7,832
2,082
# Students in 2nd Grade:
8,004
2,109
# Students in 3rd Grade:
8,086
2,035
# Students in 4th Grade:
8,238
2,051
# Students in 5th Grade:
8,336
2,047
# Students in 6th Grade:
7,977
2,529
# Students in 7th Grade:
8,639
2,539
# Students in 8th Grade:
8,664
2,534
# Students in 9th Grade:
9,586
1,163
# Students in 10th Grade:
8,408
812
# Students in 11th Grade:
7,931
780
# Students in 12th Grade:
8,133
756
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $18,002 in this school district is less than the state median of $19,738. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $17,372 is less than the state median of $18,654. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (MD)
Total Revenue
$2,001 MM
$17,412 MM
This chart display total revenue of Baltimore County Public Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MD by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$1,931 MM
$16,456 MM
This chart display total spending of Baltimore County Public Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MD by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$18,002
$19,738
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Baltimore County Public Schools  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MD by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$17,372
$18,654
This chart display average spending per public school student in Baltimore County Public Schools  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in MD by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Baltimore County Public Schools School District Public Charter Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Watershed Public Charter
Charter School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6946 Dogwood Rd
Windsor Mill, MD 21244
(410) 944-1810
Grades: K-5
| 263 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 177 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 111,136 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 67%
  • : 86% (Btm 50% in MD)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • : 34% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

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