PROFICIENCY 16% 62% lower than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #67 of 392 in Baltimore
  • Ranked #147 of 1963 in Maryland
Proficiency Averages
23%Baltimore
40%Maryland

Highlandtown Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 8 and is located in the district of "Baltimore City Public Schools" in Baltimore, MD. There are a total of 458 students and 27 teachers at Highlandtown Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1.

Highlandtown Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 15.5%, which is 62% lower than the Maryland average.

Highlandtown Elementary School location

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students458
Teachers27
Student/Teacher ratio17:1

 

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 Highlandtown Elementary School, 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
All12%
3<= 10%
4<= 10%
511-19%
630-39%
711-19%
8<= 10%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All19%
3<= 10%
411-19%
511-19%
630-39%
720-29%
811-19%
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.

Highlandtown Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictMarylandNational
White 5.8% 8.6% 40.5% 51.1%
Black 39.6% 82.6% 34.7% 15.9%
Asian 1.8% 1.1% 6.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 50.7% 6.6% 14.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.0% 0.4% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.3% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.5% 0.5% 4.0% 3.1%

Baltimore demographics profile

StatisticBaltimoreMarylandNational
Population621,0006,045,680328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)7,67262791
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 Highlandtown Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.