West Towson Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 5

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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:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
6916 North Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21204
Phone
(410) 887-3893
District
BALTIMORE COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
County
BALTIMORE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
474
Classroom Teachers
31

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Maryland

10

(10 is best)

Better than 97.1% of MD schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

West Towson Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 65 42
Proficiency in Reading 66 41
Proficiency in Math 64 43

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 81 42
Proficiency in Reading 82 44
Proficiency in Math 79 40

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 83 40
Proficiency in Reading 87 44
Proficiency in Math 78 37

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.54
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.39
AVG FOR STATE 14.77
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 70 14.8%
Grade 1 83 17.5%
Grade 2 89 18.8%
Grade 3 76 16.0%
Grade 4 81 17.1%
Grade 5 75 15.8%
Total 474 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 78.3% 39.4% 38.7%
Black 5.8% 41.5% 34.9%
Hispanic 5.6% 11.0% 18.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 10.0% 7.6% 7.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.6% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 5.1% 49.6% 46.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.4% 42.0% 40.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.6% 7.6% 5.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 827,625 6,042,718
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,363.2 616
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.9% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.4% 18.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.3% 33.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.9% 27.4%
65 OR OLDER 16.5% 14.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 312,913 2,192,518
Single Parent Households With Children 11.1% 11.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 91.1% 90.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 38.6% 39.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 17.3% 21.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.6% 18.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.6% 13.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.9% 16.0%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.1% 13.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.3% 9.3%
$15,000 or less 7.2% 7.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,008 $1,010,148,112 54.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $754 $84,552,806 4.6%
Staff $624 $69,974,736 3.8%
General Administration $84 $9,419,676 0.5%
School Administration $1,027 $115,166,753 6.2%
Operation $1,268 $142,192,252 7.7%
Transportation $631 $70,759,709 3.8%
Other $445 $49,901,855 2.7%
Total Support $4,832 $541,855,648 29.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,688 $301,429,632 16.3%
Total Expenditures $16,528 $1,853,433,392 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,366 $8,400,065,370 57.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $662 $593,369,760 4.0%
Staff $678 $607,674,703 4.1%
General Administration $143 $127,940,102 0.9%
School Administration $992 $889,923,589 6.1%
Operation $1,236 $1,108,647,964 7.6%
Transportation $766 $686,865,217 4.7%
Other $406 $364,137,670 2.5%
Total Support $4,882 $4,378,416,861 29.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,110 $1,892,724,761 12.9%
Total Expenditures $16,358 $14,671,064,788 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%