Leith Walk Elementary



Leith Walk Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Leith Walk Elementary Students by Grade
PK 91
K 140
1 163
2 157
3 148
4 145
5 136
6 125
7 153
8 102
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Leith Walk Elementary is a public elementary school located in Baltimore, MD in the Baltimore City Public Schools. It enrolls 1,360 students in grades 1st through 12th. Leith Walk Elementary is the 3rd largest public school in Maryland and the 271st largest nationally. It has 21.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,360
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 64

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Leith Walk Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 700
(51%)
33,717
(51%)
 Female 660
(49%)
31,926
(49%)

Leith Walk Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 1,261
(93%)
53,166
(81%)
 Hispanic 75
(6%)
5,754
(9%)
 White 13
(1%)
5,390
(8%)
 Asian 5
(0%)
620
(1%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
403
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
149
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
161
(0%)

Leith Walk Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 974
(72%)
58,712
(89%)
 Not Eligible 386
(28%)
6,931
(11%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 921 ranked schools in Maryland, Leith Walk Elementary is ranked 2nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Leith Walk Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (71.6%) is higher than the state average of 48.4%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Leith Walk Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 933
2006 926
2007 886
2008 883
2009 915
2010 920
2011 962
2012 957
2013 1073
2014 1248
2015 1360

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.4
2006 18.2
2007 19.3
2008 18.8
2009 17.6
2010 17.7
2011 20.5
2012 19.9
2013 20.8
2014 22.1
2015 21.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.61093247588424
2006 0.59503239740821
2007 0.63656884875846
2008 0.63646659116648
2009 0.7792349726776
2010 0.7804347826087
2011 0.78066528066528
2012 0.79414838035528
2013 0.7856477166822
2014 0.73878205128205
2015 0.71617647058824

Compare Leith Walk Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,343.0% 13.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,120.0% 21.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 48.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 71.6%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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