John Ruhrah Elementary

Public PK, KG-8

 701 Rappolla Street
       Baltimore, MD  21224


 (410) 396-9125

 School Website

District: Baltimore City Public Schools

SchoolDigger Rank:
778th of 858 Maryland Elementary Schools


Student/teacher ratio:  15.0
Number of students:  838

Racial breakdown:
Hispanic:
78.6%
White:
14.8%
African American:
4.7%
Free/discounted lunch recipients:  91.4%

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We updated the 2017-18 rankings and test scores for this school on Tuesday, August 28, 2018.


Performance Trends
Compare Details In 2018, John Ruhrah Elementary ranked worse than 90.7% of elementary schools in Maryland. It also ranked 61st among 119 ranked elementary schools in the Baltimore City Public Schools District. (See more...)
Compare Details In 2018 the calculated Average Standard Score was 11.66. (See more...)
Compare Details In 2018, John Ruhrah Elementary ranked worse than 81.2% of middle schools in Maryland. (See more...)
Compare Details In 2018 the calculated Average Standard Score was 18.51. (See more...)
Student Body
Compare Details Racial makeup is: Hispanic (78.6%), White (14.8%), African American (4.7%). (See more...)
Teachers
Compare Details The student/teacher ratio at John Ruhrah Elementary is 15, which is the 19th best among 119 elementary schools in the Baltimore City Public Schools District. (See more...)
Compare John Ruhrah Elementary employs 55.5 full-time teachers.
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Schooldigger 2018 Rankings:

John Ruhrah Elementary:

SchoolDigger ranks John Ruhrah Elementary 778th of 858 Maryland public elementary schools. (See John Ruhrah Elementary in the ranking list.)
SchoolDigger ranks John Ruhrah Elementary 268th of 330 Maryland public middle schools. (See John Ruhrah Elementary in the ranking list.)

Baltimore City Public Schools:

SchoolDigger ranks Baltimore City Public Schools 24th of 24 Maryland school districts. (See district ranking list.)


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Rank History for John Ruhrah Elementary

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Year Avg Standard Score Statewide Rank Total # Ranked Elementary Schools MD State Percentile SchoolDigger Rating
2004 82.30 118th 803 85.3%
2005 87.01 57th 805 92.9%
2006 78.09 162nd 804 79.9%
2007 75.59 177th 818 78.4%
2008 35.86 612th 838 27.0%
2009 40.63 581st 850 31.6%
2010 34.77 634th 855 25.8%
2011 32.91 632nd 853 25.9%
2012 27.17 690th 857 19.5%
2013 23.68 703rd 847 17.0%
2014 10.66 794th 867 8.4%
2015 14.79 764th 859 11.1%
2016 9.83 795th 845 5.9%
2017 11.08 784th 847 7.4%
2018 11.66 778th 858 9.3%

Data source: test scores: Maryland State Department of Education, rankings: SchoolDigger.com

Rank History for John Ruhrah Elementary

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Year Avg Standard Score Statewide Rank Total # Ranked Middle Schools MD State Percentile SchoolDigger Rating
2009 59.63 150th 301 50.2%
2010 41.30 219th 324 32.4%
2011 30.29 229th 309 25.9%
2012 27.45 237th 314 24.5%
2013 19.77 267th 316 15.5%
2014 16.91 280th 339 17.4%
2015 21.03 249th 315 21.0%
2016 19.38 250th 314 20.4%
2017 14.46 279th 317 12.0%
2018 18.51 268th 330 18.8%

Data source: test scores: Maryland State Department of Education, rankings: SchoolDigger.com

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Data source: Maryland State Department of Education

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Enrollment information for John Ruhrah Elementary

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Year White African American Asian Hispanic American Indian Pacific Islander Two or More Races Not Specified Total
1989 283 19 8 1 0 n/a n/a 0 311
1990 312 17 6 1 0 n/a n/a 0 326
1991 348 16 12 6 2 n/a n/a 0 384
1992 361 16 10 16 5 n/a n/a 0 408
1993 377 17 9 16 8 n/a n/a 0 427
1994 370 18 9 18 7 n/a n/a 0 422
1995 367 14 21 18 4 n/a n/a 0 424
1996 367 14 21 18 4 n/a n/a 0 424
1997 372 10 15 28 1 n/a n/a 0 426
1998 377 17 8 20 5 n/a n/a 0 427
1999 356 22 10 27 3 n/a n/a 0 418
2000 308 34 12 22 4 n/a n/a 0 380
2001 302 44 14 31 5 n/a n/a 0 396
2002 253 60 11 53 6 n/a n/a 0 383
2003 253 60 11 53 6 n/a n/a 0 383
2004 224 69 16 81 4 n/a n/a 0 394
2005 202 60 14 94 7 n/a n/a 0 377
2006 165 62 12 89 3 n/a n/a 0 331
2007 153 47 9 117 2 n/a n/a 0 328
2008 155 47 7 148 3 n/a n/a 0 360
2009 165 53 11 188 3 n/a n/a 0 420
2010 187 69 12 234 3 n/a n/a 0 505
2011 184 56 14 288 6 0 0 0 548
2012 172 62 13 359 3 0 1 0 610
2013 164 66 10 412 6 0 1 0 659
2014 151 40 10 503 7 0 1 0 712
2015 153 48 11 567 7 2 0 0 788
2016 144 41 9 593 5 1 2 0 795
2017 124 39 10 659 4 1 1 0 838

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Enrollment/Ethnicity
For more information about how the Department of Education defines ethnicity, see Defining Race and Ethnicity Data, National Center for Education Statistics

Students eligible for free or discounted lunch at John Ruhrah Elementary

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Year # Students Fulltime Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
1989 311 17.8 17.4 n/a
1990 326 17.3 18.8 39.0
1991 384 20.0 19.2 33.6
1992 408 22.5 18.1 46.3
1993 427 23.4 18.2 44.3
1994 422 22.5 18.8 52.1
1995 424 23.1 18.4 42.5
1996 424 23.1 18.4 42.5
1997 426 20.9 20.4 48.1
1998 427 20.5 20.8 57.6
1999 418 20.5 20.4 66.5
2000 380 21.0 18.1 59.7
2001 396 23.4 16.9 80.8
2002 383 28.0 13.7 68.1
2003 383 28.0 13.7 68.1
2004 394 31.0 12.7 66.8
2005 377 26.0 14.5 73.2
2006 331 27.0 12.3 64.0
2007 328 29.0 11.3 79.0
2008 360 34.5 10.4 80.8
2009 420 37.5 11.2 78.1
2010 505 46.0 10.9 85.0
2011 548 45.0 12.1 87.4
2012 610 42.0 14.5 88.5
2013 659 47.0 14.0 91.5
2014 712 49.0 14.5 91.9
2015 788 53.0 14.8 91.8
2016 795 55.0 14.4 91.4
2017 838 55.5 15.0 n/a

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Students eligible for discounted/free lunch
For information about the National School Lunch Program, see the USDA Website

Student/Teacher Ratio John Ruhrah Elementary

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Year # Students Fulltime Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
1989 311 17.8 17.4 n/a
1990 326 17.3 18.8 39.0
1991 384 20.0 19.2 33.6
1992 408 22.5 18.1 46.3
1993 427 23.4 18.2 44.3
1994 422 22.5 18.8 52.1
1995 424 23.1 18.4 42.5
1996 424 23.1 18.4 42.5
1997 426 20.9 20.4 48.1
1998 427 20.5 20.8 57.6
1999 418 20.5 20.4 66.5
2000 380 21.0 18.1 59.7
2001 396 23.4 16.9 80.8
2002 383 28.0 13.7 68.1
2003 383 28.0 13.7 68.1
2004 394 31.0 12.7 66.8
2005 377 26.0 14.5 73.2
2006 331 27.0 12.3 64.0
2007 328 29.0 11.3 79.0
2008 360 34.5 10.4 80.8
2009 420 37.5 11.2 78.1
2010 505 46.0 10.9 85.0
2011 548 45.0 12.1 87.4
2012 610 42.0 14.5 88.5
2013 659 47.0 14.0 91.5
2014 712 49.0 14.5 91.9
2015 788 53.0 14.8 91.8
2016 795 55.0 14.4 91.4
2017 838 55.5 15.0 n/a

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Student-Teacher Ratio
Student/teacher ratio is calculated by dividing the total number of students by the total number of full-time equivalent teachers. Please note that a smaller student/teacher ratio does not necessarily translate to smaller class size. In some instances, schools hire teachers part time, and some teachers are hired for specialized instruction with very small class sizes. These and other factors contribute to the student/teacher ratio. Note: For private schools, Student/teacher ratio may not include Pre-Kindergarten.




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SchoolDigger data sources: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census Bureau and the Maryland State Department of Education.

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