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 34 public middle schools serving 25,860 students in Baltimore County Public Schools School District. This district's average middle testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public middle schools in Maryland.
Public Middle Schools in Baltimore County Public Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 9% (versus the Maryland public middle school average of 13%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 37% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Maryland public middle school average of 70% (majority Black).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MD)
# Schools
177 Schools
370 Schools
# Students
111,136 Students
243,059 Students
# Teachers
7,491 Teachers
17,051 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
650 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# Asian Students
7,860 Students
14,120 Students
% Asian Students
7%
6%
# Hispanic Students
15,512 Students
47,720 Students
% Hispanic Students
14%
20%
# Black Students
44,863 Students
95,193 Students
% Black Students
40%
39%
# White Students
36,450 Students
73,533 Students
% White Students
33%
30%
# Hawaiian Students
152 Students
361 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
5,825 Students
11,361 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
3,514
2,767
# Students in K Grade:
7,788
5,191
# Students in 1st Grade:
7,832
5,269
# Students in 2nd Grade:
8,004
5,359
# Students in 3rd Grade:
8,086
5,608
# Students in 4th Grade:
8,238
5,892
# Students in 5th Grade:
8,336
6,146
# Students in 6th Grade:
7,977
62,261
# Students in 7th Grade:
8,639
67,401
# Students in 8th Grade:
8,664
69,286
# Students in 9th Grade:
9,586
2,585
# Students in 10th Grade:
8,408
1,876
# Students in 11th Grade:
7,931
1,664
# Students in 12th Grade:
8,133
1,754
# Ungraded Students:
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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 Middle Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Meadowood Education Center
Alternative School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1849 Gywnn Oak Ave
Gwynn Oak, MD 21207
(443) 809-6888
Grades: 6-8
| 6 students
Rank: #22.
Ridgely Middle School
(Math: 24% | Reading: 64%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
121 Ridgely Road
Lutherville Timonium, MD 21093
(443) 809-7650
Grades: 6-8
| 1,050 students
Rank: #33.
Hereford Middle School
(Math: 22% | Reading: 64%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
712 Corbett Rd
Monkton, MD 21111
(443) 809-7902
Grades: 6-8
| 911 students
Rank: #44.
Dumbarton Middle School
(Math: 21% | Reading: 55%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
300 Dumbarton Rd
Baltimore, MD 21212
(443) 809-3176
Grades: 6-8
| 1,080 students
Rank: #55.
Perry Hall Middle School
(Math: 15% | Reading: 46%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4300 Ebenezer Rd
Nottingham, MD 21236
(443) 809-5100
Grades: 6-8
| 1,815 students
Rank: #66.
Cockeysville Middle School
(Math: 13% | Reading: 49%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
10401 Greenside Dr
Cockeysville, MD 21030
(443) 809-7626
Grades: 6-8
| 833 students
Rank: #77.
Catonsville Middle School
(Math: 11% | Reading: 49%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2301 Edmondson Ave
Catonsville, MD 21228
(410) 887-0803
Grades: 6-8
| 740 students
Rank: #88.
Pine Grove Middle School
(Math: 11% | Reading: 42%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
9200 Old Harford Rd
Parkville, MD 21234
(443) 809-5270
Grades: 6-8
| 922 students
Rank: #99.
Arbutus Middle School
(Math: 11% | Reading: 40%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5525 Shelbourne Rd
Halethorpe, MD 21227
(410) 887-1402
Grades: 6-8
| 1,001 students
Rank: #1010.
Parkville Middle School
Magnet School
(Math: 9% | Reading: 43%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
8711 Avondale Road
Parkville, MD 21234
(443) 809-5250
Grades: 6-8
| 1,048 students
Rank: #1111.
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: #1212.
Pikesville Middle School
(Math: 9% | Reading: 35%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
7701 Seven Mile Ln
Pikesville, MD 21208
(443) 809-1207
Grades: 6-8
| 953 students
Rank: #1313.
Sudbrook Magnet Middle School
Magnet School
(Math: 8% | Reading: 33%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4300 Bedford Rd
Pikesville, MD 21208
(410) 887-6720
Grades: 6-8
| 971 students
Rank: #1414.
Franklin Middle School
(Math: 7% | Reading: 36%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
10 Cockeysmill Rd
Reisterstown, MD 21136
(410) 887-1114
Grades: 6-8
| 1,172 students
Rank: #1515.
Northwest Of Health Sciences
Magnet School
(Math: 6% | Reading: 35%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4627 Old Court Rd
Pikesville, MD 21208
(410) 887-0742
Grades: 6-8
| 744 students
Rank: #1616.
Southwest Academy
Magnet School
(Math: 6% | Reading: 34%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6200 Johnnycake Rd
Gwynn Oak, MD 21207
(410) 887-0825
Grades: 6-8
| 784 students
Rank: #1717.
Loch Raven Technical Academy
Magnet School
(Math: 6% | Reading: 32%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
8101 La Salle Rd
Towson, MD 21286
(443) 809-3518
Grades: 6-8
| 774 students
Rank: #1818.
Sparrows Point Middle School
(Math: 7% | Reading: 30%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
7400 North Point Rd
Sparrows Point, MD 21219
(443) 809-7524
Grades: 6-8
| 560 students
Rank: #1919.
Middle River Middle School
Magnet School
(Math: 5% | Reading: 32%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
800 Middle River Rd
Middle River, MD 21220
(410) 887-0165
Grades: 6-8
| 1,063 students
Rank: #2020.
Deer Park Middle Magnet School
Magnet School
(Math: 4% | Reading: 36%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
9830 Winands Rd
Randallstown, MD 21133
(410) 887-0726
Grades: 6-8
| 1,536 students
Rank: #21 - 2221. - 22.
Stemmers Run Middle School
Magnet School
(Math: 5% | Reading: 28%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
201 Stemmers Run Rd
Essex, MD 21221
(410) 887-0177
Grades: 6-8
| 860 students
Rank: #21 - 2221. - 22.
Windsor Mill Middle School
Magnet School
(Math: 5% | Reading: 28%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
8300 Windsor Mill Rd
Baltimore, MD 21209
(410) 887-0000
Grades: 6-8
| 681 students
Rank: #2323.
Woodlawn Middle School
(Math: 6% | Reading: 26%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3033 Saint Lukes Ln
Gwynn Oak, MD 21207
(410) 887-1304
Grades: 6-8
| 673 students
Rank: #2424.
Golden Ring Middle School
Magnet School
(Math: 4% | Reading: 30%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
6700 Kenwood Ave
Rosedale, MD 21237
(443) 809-0130
Grades: 6-8
| 882 students
Rank: #2525.
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: #2626.
General John Stricker Middle School
(Math: 4% | Reading: 29%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
7855 Trappe Rd
Dundalk, MD 21222
(443) 809-7038
Grades: 6-8
| 804 students
Rank: #2727.
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: #2828.
Deep Creek Middle School
Magnet School
(Math: 3% | Reading: 21%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1000 S Marlyn Ave
Essex, MD 21221
(443) 809-0112
Grades: 6-8
| 860 students
Rank: #2929.
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: #3030.
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: #3131.
Holabird Middle School
(Math: 4% | Reading: 19%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1701 Delvale Ave
Dundalk, MD 21222
(443) 809-7049
Grades: 4-8
| 945 students
Rank: #3232.
Lansdowne Middle School
Magnet School
(Math: 2% | Reading: 18%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2400 Lansdowne Rd
Halethorpe, MD 21227
(410) 887-1411
Grades: 6-8
| 874 students
Rank: #3333.
Dundalk Middle School
(Math: 2% | Reading: 13%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
7400 Dunmanway
Dundalk, MD 21222
(410) 887-7018
Grades: 6-8
| 838 students
Rank: #3434.
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

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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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