School Details

K.A.S.A. (Knowledge And Success Academy)

201 Northbend Rd, Baltimore, MD 21229
(443) 642-2670
2

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-12 442 students 15 students/teacher (MD avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

27%
43%
68%
51%
63%
83%

Maryland School Assessment (MSA)

In 2011-2012 Maryland used the Maryland School 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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Baltimore City Public Schools average
  • Maryland state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

18%
35%
63%
32%
59%
79%

Maryland School Assessment (MSA)

In 2011-2012 Maryland used the Maryland School 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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Baltimore City Public Schools average
  • Maryland state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

20%
28%
59%
28%
55%
77%
15%
40%
69%

Maryland School Assessment (MSA)

In 2011-2012 Maryland used the Maryland School 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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Baltimore City Public Schools average
  • Maryland state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

55%
58%
84%
49%
56%
83%
64%
59%
83%

High School Assessments (HSA)

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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Baltimore City Public Schools average
  • Maryland state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

K.A.S.A. (Knowledge And Success Academy) is a public high school in Baltimore. 442 children attend K.A.S.A. (Knowledge And Success Academy) and identify primarily as Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 84% of the 442 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at K.A.S.A. (Knowledge And Success Academy) is 15:1. Western School Of Technology & Env. Science is one of the nearest high schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 95% 86%
White, non-Hispanic 3% 8%
Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 1%
Hispanic 0.7% 5%
Asian 0.7% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 84% 84%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    A Mother's Bad Dream they sold them self every Good don't buy it I'm telling you.Middle school MoM's beware they ain't all what they say there going to be for your child school Day.No one to watch the halls High school mixing with the middle school kids.it was this Mom's Bad Dream

  • (4 years ago)

    this school can be above average with grades. But their teachers need to work on how to handle student situations.

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