Baltimore Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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Baltimore City Public Schools School District Details

Baltimore City Public Schools School District
200 East North Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21202

79,187 Students enrolled in District

162 Schools in District

16 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Baltimore City Public Schools School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Maryland

(10 is best)

Better than of MD school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

50 40 30 20 10 0
19%
42%
21%
46%
16%
37%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Abbottston Elementary School
1300 Gorsuch Avenue
Baltimore, MD, 21218
PK-05
Academy For College And Career Exploration School
1300 W 36th Street
Baltimore, MD, 21211
06-12
Achievement Academy At Harbor City High School
2201 Pinewood Avenue
Baltimore, MD, 21214
09-12
Afya Public Charter School
2800 Brendan Avenue
Baltimore, MD, 21213
07-08
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School
800 Poplar Grove Street
Baltimore, MD, 21216
PK-05
Arlington Elementary School
3705 W Rogers Avenue
Baltimore, MD, 21215
PK-05
Armistead Gardens Elementary/middle School
5001 E Eager Street
Baltimore, MD, 21205
PK-08
Arundel Elementary School
2400 Round Road
Baltimore, MD, 21225
PK-02
Augusta Fells Savage Institute Of Visual Arts School
1500 Harlem Avenue
Baltimore, MD, 21217
09-12
Baltimore City College School
3220 The Alameda
Baltimore, MD, 21218
09-12
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 7.7% 37.8%
Black 77.4% 34.5%
Hispanic 13.6% 20.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.9% 7.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.4%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 55.5% 42.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 55.5% 35.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 6.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,871 $795,529,000 52.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $638 $51,384,000 3.4%
Staff $724 $58,368,000 3.9%
General Administration $202 $16,293,000 1.1%
School Administration $1,094 $88,172,000 5.8%
Operation $1,311 $105,690,000 7.0%
Transportation $612 $49,310,000 3.3%
Other $676 $54,442,000 3.6%
Total Support $5,257 $423,659,000 28.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,656 $294,644,000 19.5%
Total Expenditures $18,784 $1,513,832,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,114 $8,288,403,000 54.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $680 $618,212,000 4.1%
Staff $734 $667,118,000 4.4%
General Administration $105 $95,310,000 0.6%
School Administration $970 $882,461,000 5.8%
Operation $1,309 $1,190,834,000 7.8%
Transportation $774 $704,008,000 4.6%
Other $393 $356,966,000 2.3%
Total Support $4,964 $4,514,909,000 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,635 $2,396,338,000 15.8%
Total Expenditures $16,713 $15,199,650,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

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