The Crossroads School

  • The Crossroads School serves 163 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (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 15-19% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The Crossroads School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63%.

Top Placements

The Crossroads School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

  • The Crossroads School's student population of 163 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students163 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of The Crossroads School
Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of The Crossroads School by grade.

School Comparison

  • The Crossroads School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,359 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of The Crossroads School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1134 out of 1359 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of The Crossroads School, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of The Crossroads School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Maryland by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of The Crossroads School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maryland by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of The Crossroads School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
20%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in The Crossroads School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
76%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in The Crossroads School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
4%
37%
This chart display the percentage of White students in The Crossroads School and the percentage of White public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in The Crossroads School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Maryland by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in The Crossroads School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.380.72
This chart display the diversity score of The Crossroads School and the public school average diversity score of Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in The Crossroads School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in The Crossroads School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBaltimore City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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