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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 4 public schools in 21239, Maryland, serving 2,303 students.
  • Public schools in zipcode 21239 have an average math proficiency score of 16% (versus the Maryland public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 16% (versus the 41% statewide average). Schools in 21239, Maryland have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Maryland public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in 21239, Maryland are Yorkwood Elementary School, Northwood Elementary School and Lois T. Murray Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Maryland public school average of 63% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is more than the Maryland public school average of 15:1.

21239, MD Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Yorkwood Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    5931 Yorkwood Rd
    Baltimore, MD 21239
    (410) 396-6364

    Grades: PK-5 | 430 students
  • Northwood Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 18%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    5201 Loch Raven Blvd
    Baltimore, MD 21239
    (410) 396-6377

    Grades: PK-5 | 661 students
  • Lois T. Murray Elementary School Special Education School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank:
    2/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    1600 Arlington Ave
    Baltimore, MD 21239
    (410) 396-7463

    Grades: PK-8 | 46 students
  • Leith Walk Elementary School Math: 10% | Reading: 13%
    Rank:
    1/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    1235 Sherwood Ave
    Baltimore, MD 21239
    (410) 396-6380

    Grades: PK-8 | 1,166 student
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