PROFICIENCY 15% 65% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
20%Baltimore City Public Schools
15%Baltimore
41%Maryland

Govans Elementary is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "Baltimore City Public Schools" in Baltimore, MD. There are a total of 398 students and 26 teachers at Govans Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 333 free lunch students and 37 reduced lunch students.

Govans Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 14.5%, which is 65% lower than the Maryland average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students398
Teachers25.5
Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch333
Reduced lunch37

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Govans Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All10-14%
320-29%
4<= 10%
510-14%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All15-19%
320-29%
4<= 10%
515-19%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Govans Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictMarylandNational
Caucasian 1.0% 8.5% 40.5% 51.1%
African American 95.1% 82.8% 34.8% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 1.1% 6.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 3.4% 6.5% 14.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.4% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.3% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.5% 0.5% 4.0% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Tunbridge Public Charter School35%0.3Baltimore, MD
Baltimore I.t. Academy8%0.5Baltimore, MD
Leith Walk Elementary17%0.9Baltimore, MD
Northwood Elementary25%1.1Baltimore, MD
Guilford Elementary/middle7%1.2Baltimore, MD
Walter P. Carter Elementary15%1.2Baltimore, MD
Northwood Appold Community Academy20%1.3Baltimore, MD
Dumbarton Middle School61%1.4Towson, MD
Roland Park Elementary/middle59%1.4Baltimore, MD
Yorkwood Elementary20%1.4Baltimore, MD
Lois T. Murray Elementary90%1.4Baltimore, MD
Rodgers Forge Elementary55%1.5Towson, MD

Baltimore demographics profile

StatisticBaltimoreMarylandNational
Population621,0005,959,902318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)7,67247491
Median age34.738.337.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)36%54%55%
Speak English91%82%79%
Speak Spanish4%7%13%

Education level achieved in Baltimore

IndexBaltimoreMarylandNational
Completed 8th grade80.1%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school78.5%86.5%83.0%
Completed some college53.9%64.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree34.4%44.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors29.7%38.4%30.3%
Completed masters14.0%17.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.9%5.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.1%2.5%1.3%
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Source: The Govans Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.