National Academy Foundation

  • National Academy Foundation serves 827 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 8% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 6% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 62%.

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School Overview

  • National Academy Foundation's student population of 827 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students827 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

  • National Academy Foundation's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of National Academy Foundation is 0.23, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank#1171 out of 1,367 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
6%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
n/a
6%
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Hispanic
12%
16%
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Black
87%
34%
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White
1%
38%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in National Academy Foundation.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.230.41
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Graduation Rate60-64%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBaltimore City Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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