Walter P. Carter Elementary School (Closed 2018)

820 E 43rd St
Baltimore, MD 21212
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Walter P. Carter Elementary School served 334 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Walter P. Carter Elementary 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 10% (which was lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 14% (which was lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 97% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Walter P. Carter Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
334 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#1310 out of 1354 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
10%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
14%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
4%
17%
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Black
93%
34%
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White
3%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.13
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
6%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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