Sparrows Point Middle School

Sparrows Point Middle School serves 510 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the MD average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Sparrows Point Middle School operates within the Baltimore County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 510 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 510 students
Sparrows Point Middle School Total Students (1996-2014)
Gender % Sparrows Point Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Sparrows Point Middle School Total Teachers (1996-2014)
Students by Grade Sparrows Point Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 is less than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Sparrows Point Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1996-2014)
Hispanic
4%
14%
Sparrows Point Middle School Black Students (1999-2014)
Black
6%
35%
Sparrows Point Middle School Black Students (1996-2014)
White
86%
41%
Sparrows Point Middle School White Students (1996-2014)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Sparrows Point Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.26 0.39
Sparrows Point Middle School Diversity Score (1996-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
35%
38%
Sparrows Point Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
6%
Sparrows Point Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Baltimore County School District's student population of 108,191 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $14,973 is higher than the state average of $14,280. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $14,851 is higher than the state average of $14,036. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Baltimore County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
174
26
Number of Students Managed 108,191 15,824
Baltimore County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,547 MM $243 MM
Baltimore County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,535 MM $239 MM
Baltimore County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,973 $14,280
Baltimore County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,851 $14,036
Baltimore County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Sparrows Point High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Battle Monument School (3.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Edgemere Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sparrows PointSparrows Point High SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 808 students
    0 miles
    7400 North Point Rd
    Sparrows PointMD 21219
    (410)887-7517
    09-12808
  • Sparrows PointEdgemere Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 467 students
    0.2 miles
    7201 North Point Rd
    Sparrows PointMD 21219
    (410)887-7507
    0.2PK-5467
  • Sparrows PointChesapeake Terrace Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 303 students
    1.2 miles
    2112 Lodge Farm Rd
    Sparrows PointMD 21219
    (410)887-7505
    1.2PK-5303
  • DundalkBattle Grove Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 360 students
    2.7 miles
    7828 St Patricia Ln
    DundalkMD 21222
    (410)887-7500
    2.7PK-5360
  • DundalkSandy Plains Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 579 students
    2.8 miles
    8330 Kavanagh Rd
    DundalkMD 21222
    (410)887-7070
    2.8PK-5579

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