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 are 36 public high schools serving 34,308 students in Baltimore County Public Schools School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public high schools in Maryland.
Public High Schools in Baltimore County Public Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 21% (versus the Maryland public high school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 60% statewide average).
Public High School in Baltimore County Public School School District have a Graduation Rate of 87%, which is equal to the Maryland average of 87%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Eastern Technical High School, with ≥99% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Maryland or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Maryland public high school average of 65% (majority Black).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MD)
# Schools
177 Schools
269 Schools
# Students
111,136 Students
279,393 Students
# Teachers
7,491 Teachers
17,756 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
0.72
# American Indian Students
468 Students
664 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# Asian Students
7,860 Students
18,720 Students
% Asian Students
7%
7%
# Hispanic Students
15,512 Students
53,779 Students
% Hispanic Students
14%
19%
# Black Students
44,863 Students
96,334 Students
% Black Students
40%
35%
# White Students
36,450 Students
97,195 Students
% White Students
33%
35%
# Hawaiian Students
152 Students
426 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
5,825 Students
12,109 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
3,514
199
# Students in K Grade:
7,788
319
# Students in 1st Grade:
7,832
345
# Students in 2nd Grade:
8,004
377
# Students in 3rd Grade:
8,086
422
# Students in 4th Grade:
8,238
429
# Students in 5th Grade:
8,336
407
# Students in 6th Grade:
7,977
1,713
# Students in 7th Grade:
8,639
1,853
# Students in 8th Grade:
8,664
2,235
# Students in 9th Grade:
9,586
83,187
# Students in 10th Grade:
8,408
66,090
# Students in 11th Grade:
7,931
60,942
# Students in 12th Grade:
8,133
60,875
# 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 High Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Hereford High School
(Math: 58% | Reading: 78%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
17301 York Rd
Parkton, MD 21120
(443) 809-1905
Grades: 9-12
| 1,282 students
Rank: #22.
Eastern Technical High School
Vocational School
Magnet School
(Math: 48% | Reading: 98%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1100 Mace Ave
Essex, MD 21221
(443) 809-0190
Grades: 9-12
| 1,215 students
Rank: #33.
Western School Of Technology
Vocational School
Magnet School
(Math: 47% | Reading: 89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
100 Kenwood Ave
Catonsville, MD 21228
(443) 809-0840
Grades: 9-12
| 937 students
Rank: #44.
George W. Carver Center For Arts & Technology
Vocational School
Magnet School
(Math: 37% | Reading: 85%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
938 York Rd
Towson, MD 21204
(443) 809-2775
Grades: 9-12
| 1,003 students
Rank: #55.
Dulaney High School
(Math: 43% | Reading: 71%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
255 E Padonia Road
Lutherville Timonium, MD 21093
(443) 809-7633
Grades: 9-12
| 1,867 students
Rank: #66.
Towson High School
Magnet School
(Math: 40% | Reading: 75%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
69 Cedar Ave
Towson, MD 21286
(443) 809-3608
Grades: 9-12
| 1,678 students
Rank: #77.
Catonsville High School
(Math: 26% | Reading: 68%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
421 Bloomsbury Ave
Catonsville, MD 21228
(410) 887-0808
Grades: 9-12
| 1,813 students
Rank: #88.
Franklin High School
(Math: 25% | Reading: 66%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
12000 Reisterstown Rd
Reisterstown, MD 21136
(443) 809-7038
Grades: 9-12
| 1,452 students
Rank: #99.
Pikesville High School
(Math: 17% | Reading: 66%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
7621 Labyrinth Rd
Pikesville, MD 21208
(443) 809-1217
Grades: 9-12
| 885 students
Rank: #1010.
Perry Hall High School
(Math: 19% | Reading: 57%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4601 Ebenezer Rd
Nottingham, MD 21236
(443) 809-5108
Grades: 9-12
| 2,006 students
Rank: #1111.
Loch Raven High School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1212 Cowpens Ave
Towson, MD 21286
(410) 887-3525
Grades: 9-12
| 862 students
Rank: #1212.
Sparrows Point High School
Magnet School
(Math: 18% | Reading: 53%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
7400 North Point Rd
Sparrows Point, MD 21219
(443) 809-7517
Grades: 9-12
| 1,129 students
Rank: #1313.
Bcdc Educational Center
Alternative School
(Math: ≥50% | Reading: <50% )
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
105 W. Chesapeake Avenue
Towson, MD 21204
(410) 887-4360
Grades: 9-12
| 43 students
Rank: #1414.
Kenwood High School
Magnet School
(Math: 10% | Reading: 43%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
501 Stemmers Run Rd
Essex, MD 21221
(443) 809-0153
Grades: 9-12
| 1,821 students
Rank: #1515.
Battle Monument School
Special Education School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
7801 E Collingham Dr
Dundalk, MD 21222
(410) 887-7000
Grades: PK-12
| 57 students
Rank: #1616.
Parkville High School
Magnet School
(Math: 9% | Reading: 35%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2600 Putty Hill Ave
Parkville, MD 21234
(443) 809-5257
Grades: 9-12
| 2,152 students
Rank: #1717.
Patapsco High And Center For Arts
Magnet School
(Math: 7% | Reading: 37%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
8100 Wise Ave
Dundalk, MD 21222
(443) 809-7060
Grades: 9-12
| 1,365 students
Rank: #1818.
Randallstown High School
Magnet School
(Math: 6-9% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4000 Offutt Rd
Randallstown, MD 21133
(443) 809-0748
Grades: 9-12
| 1,143 students
Rank: #1919.
Dundalk High School
(Math: 5% | Reading: 33%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1901 Delvale Ave
Dundalk, MD 21222
(443) 809-7023
Grades: 9-12
| 2,005 students
Rank: #2020.
Chesapeake High School
Magnet School
(Math: 5% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1801 Turkey Point Rd
Essex, MD 21221
(443) 809-0100
Grades: 9-12
| 971 students
Rank: #2121.
Overlea High School
Magnet School
(Math: ≤5% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
5401 Kenwood Ave
Baltimore, MD 21206
(443) 809-5241
Grades: 9-12
| 1,286 students
Rank: #2222.
Ridge/ruxton School
Special Education School
(Math: 11-19% | Reading: ≤10%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
6916 Charles St
Towson, MD 21204
(410) 887-3594
Grades: PK-12
| 106 students
Rank: #2323.
Owings Mills High School
(Math: ≤5% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
124 Tollgate Rd
Owings Mills, MD 21117
(443) 809-1700
Grades: 9-12
| 1,121 students
Rank: #2424.
Woodlawn High School
Magnet School
(Math: 4% | Reading: 27%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1801 Woodlawn Dr
Gwynn Oak, MD 21207
(443) 809-1309
Grades: 9-12
| 1,769 students
Rank: #2525.
Lansdowne High School
Magnet School
(Math: 3% | Reading: 25%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3800 Hollins Ferry Rd
Halethorpe, MD 21227
(443) 809-1415
Grades: 9-12
| 1,336 students
Rank: #2626.
Maiden Choice School
Special Education School
(Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4901 Shelbourne Rd
Halethorpe, MD 21227
(410) 887-1431
Grades: PK-12
| 129 students
Rank: #2727.
New Town High School
Magnet School
(Math: 2% | Reading: 24%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4931 New Town Blvd
Owings Mills, MD 21117
(410) 887-0000
Grades: 9-12
| 1,344 students
Rank: #2828.
Crossroads Center
Alternative School
(Math: ≤10% | Reading: 6-9%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
11640 Crossroads Circle
Middle River, MD 21220
(443) 809-2275
Grades: 7-12
| 153 students
Rank: #2929.
Rosedale Center
Alternative School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20% )
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
7090 Golden Ring Road Suite 10
Rosedale, MD 21237
(443) 809-0133
Grades: 7-12
| 21 students
Rank: #3030.
Milford Mill Academy
Magnet School
(Math: 4% | Reading: 13%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3800 Washington Ave
Gwynn Oak, MD 21207
(443) 809-0660
Grades: 9-12
| 1,294 students
Rank: #3131.
Home Assignments-secondary
Alternative School
(Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10% )
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
105 W. Chesapeake Avenue
Towson, MD 21204
(443) 809-7515
Grades: 8-12
| 14 students
Rank: n/an/a
Catonsville Center For Alternative Studies
Alternative School
901 S Rolling Rd
Catonsville, MD 21228
(443) 809-0934
Grades: 9-12
| 23 students
Rank: n/an/a
Northeast Edlp At Parkville High School
Alternative School
105 W Chesapeake Ave
Towson, MD 21204
(443) 809-2270
Grades: 11-12
| 11 students
Rank: n/an/a
Northwest Edlp At Milford Mill Academy
Alternative School
105 W Chesapeake Ave
Towson, MD 21204
(443) 809-2270
Grades: 12
| 5 students
Rank: n/an/a
Southeast Edlp At Dundalk High School
Alternative School
105 W Chesapeake Ave
Towson, MD 21204
(443) 809-2270
Grades: 10-12
| 5 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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