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Baltimore County Public Schools

GreatSchools Rating: 6 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
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6901 North Charles St
Baltimore, MD 21204
Baltimore County
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PH: (410) 887-4554

  • Grades PK, 1-12 & ungraded
  • 104,160 students
  • 172 schools

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 MSA Results

Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 3

Reading
 86% (2013)
 89% (2012)
 88% (2011)
 87% (2010)
 88% (2009)
 85% (2008)
 83% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 83% in 2013.

Math
 87% (2013)
 91% (2012)
 89% (2011)
 87% (2010)
 86% (2009)
 83% (2008)
 81% (2007)
The state average for Math was 82% in 2013.

Source: MSDE, 2012-2013

Grade 4

Reading
 92% (2013)
 93% (2012)
 91% (2011)
 89% (2010)
 87% (2009)
 89% (2008)
 88% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 88% in 2013.

Math
 93% (2013)
 93% (2012)
 93% (2011)
 92% (2010)
 90% (2009)
 90% (2008)
 88% (2007)
The state average for Math was 89% in 2013.

Source: MSDE, 2012-2013

Grade 5

Reading
 91% (2013)
 91% (2012)
 92% (2011)
 90% (2010)
 90% (2009)
 87% (2008)
 78% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 88% in 2013.

Science
 67% (2013)
 68% (2012)
 65% (2011)
 63% (2010)
 60% (2009)
The state average for Science was 67% in 2013.

Math
 84% (2013)
 88% (2012)
 84% (2011)
 84% (2010)
 81% (2009)
 80% (2008)
 79% (2007)
The state average for Math was 81% in 2013.

Source: MSDE, 2012-2013

Grade 6

Reading
 83% (2013)
 84% (2012)
 82% (2011)
 84% (2010)
 82% (2009)
 83% (2008)
 77% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 84% in 2013.

Math
 76% (2013)
 80% (2012)
 80% (2011)
 77% (2010)
 72% (2009)
 75% (2008)
 66% (2007)
The state average for Math was 77% in 2013.

Source: MSDE, 2012-2013

Grade 7

Reading
 84% (2013)
 79% (2012)
 83% (2011)
 80% (2010)
 81% (2009)
 82% (2008)
 68% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 85% in 2013.

Math
 72% (2013)
 74% (2012)
 73% (2011)
 71% (2010)
 73% (2009)
 66% (2008)
 58% (2007)
The state average for Math was 73% in 2013.

Source: MSDE, 2012-2013

Grade 8

Reading
 79% (2013)
 82% (2012)
 84% (2011)
 81% (2010)
 82% (2009)
 70% (2008)
 66% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 81% in 2013.

Science
 74% (2013)
 74% (2012)
 72% (2011)
 72% (2010)
 71% (2009)
The state average for Science was 71% in 2013.

Math
 67% (2013)
 68% (2012)
 65% (2011)
 67% (2010)
 66% (2009)
 60% (2008)
 53% (2007)
The state average for Math was 67% in 2013.

Source: MSDE, 2012-2013

About the Tests

  • In 2011-2012 Maryland used the Maryland State Assessment (MSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and grades 5 and 8 in science.
  • The MSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maryland.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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 MSA Results By Subgroup

Scale: % at or above proficient

About the Tests

  • In 2011-2012 Maryland used the Maryland State Assessment (MSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and grades 5 and 8 in science.
  • The MSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maryland.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Testing in Maryland: An Overview

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 HSA Results

Scale: % passing

English 2
 85% (2013)
 85% (2012)
 85% (2011)
 84% (2010)
 84% (2009)
The state average for English 2 was 83% in 2013.

Biology
 84% (2013)
 83% (2012)
 81% (2011)
 83% (2010)
 83% (2009)
The state average for Biology was 83% in 2013.

Algebra
 86% (2013)
 86% (2012)
 85% (2011)
 85% (2010)
 85% (2009)
The state average for Algebra was 84% in 2013.

Source: MSDE, 2012-2013

About the tests

  • In 2011-2012 Maryland used the Maryland High School Assessments (HSA) to test students in English 2, algebra, and biology upon completion of each course.
  • The HSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maryland.
  • Beginning with the class of 2009, students are required to pass the tests in order to graduate.
  • The goal is for all students to pass the tests.

Testing in Maryland: An Overview

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 HSA Results By Subgroup

Scale: % passing

About the tests

  • In 2011-2012 Maryland used the Maryland High School Assessments (HSA) to test students in English 2, algebra, and biology upon completion of each course.
  • The HSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maryland.
  • Beginning with the class of 2009, students are required to pass the tests in order to graduate.
  • The goal is for all students to pass the tests.

Testing in Maryland: An Overview

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