Rising Star is located in Baltimore, MD and is one of 106 middle schools in Baltimore City Public Schools School District. It is a public school that serves 134 students in grades 6-8.
Rising Star did not make AYP in 2011. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Maryland in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Rising Star's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, Rising Star had 7 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Maryland average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher. Learn more about Rising Star's students and teachers.more
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Rising Star had 98% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Maryland had 40% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
Student Ethnicity (2011)
Two or More Races
Baltimore City Public Schools District Spending
The Baltimore City Public Schools spends $14,275 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 60% on instruction, 37% on support services, 3% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Baltimore City Public Schools District
In 2011, Rising Star had 7 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Maryland average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
The Education.com TestRating is a number (1-10) calculated by Education.com that provides an overview of a school’s test performance for a given year, by comparing the school’s state standardized test results to those of other schools in the same state. For Maryland, the TestRating is calculated using a school's 2011 Maryland School Assessment (MSA) Results and High School Assessment (HSA) Results for all subjects tested.more...