Patapsco High & Center For Arts Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,968
College Readiness Index
18.4
Algebra Proficiency
3.1
English Proficiency
3.1
Student/Teacher Ratio
15:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,469 Students
  • 100 Teachers

Patapsco High & Center For Arts
8100 WISE AVE
BALTIMORE, MD 21222

Phone: (410) 887-7060

District: Baltimore County Public Schools

Overview

Patapsco High & Center For Arts is ranked 55th within Maryland. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Patapsco High & Center For Arts is 29 percent. The student body makeup is 44 percent male and 56 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 25 percent. Patapsco High & Center For Arts is 1 of 27 high schools in the Baltimore County Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1968
State Rank
#55
Magnet Rank
#258

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,469
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 25%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 47%
Full-Time Teachers 100

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 86%
Proficient in Algebra 92%
College Readiness Index 18.4

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 27
Total Students 31,393
Proficient in English (district average) 86%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 86%
College Readiness (district average) 25.7

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