The Mount Washington School

  • The Mount Washington School serves 616 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (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 47% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The Mount Washington School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • The Mount Washington School's student population of 616 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2011)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students616 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • The Mount Washington School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,359 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of The Mount Washington School is 0.52, 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 Testing Rank#565 out of 1359 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
37%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of The Mount Washington 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) (16-17)
47%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
17%
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Black
64%
34%
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White
27%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in The Mount Washington School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.520.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in The Mount Washington 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 Lunch (14-15)
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in The Mount Washington 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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