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9540 Holiday Manor Rd
Baltimore, MD 21236

(410) 887-5121
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September 26, 2013
This is my son's first year at Gunpowder. They have been great so far helping him transfer as a new student. The guidance counselor has met with him and checked on his progress. So far I am very pleased with everything.

- submitted by a parent
August 21, 2012
I love being a teacher at Gunpowder Elementary School. Everyone is helpful and the school is so welcoming! I am very happy to be a part of such an amazing team of teachers and students!

- submitted by a teacher
March 16, 2012
My daughter is soo happy in this school, it's a safe clean school with great teaching skills.Parent involvement is great too basically this school provides excellent experience.

- submitted by a parent
September 27, 2011
My daughter is in her second year at Gunpowder and I couldn't be more pleased with the faculty and staff. I feel safe leaving her in their care and I know she is getting a great education. This must be said, some of the parents are not thrilled with the principal and rules in general, but I find Mrs. Smith to be wonderful and very professional.

- submitted by a parent
September 10, 2010
Gunpowder is a wonderful school. My daughter is starting her second year there and I couldn't be happier. We moved before she started K and I am so pleased we moved within Gunpowder's school zone. Parent envolvement at the school is wonderful. Teachers and staff are very helpful, great with the students and kind. The principal I have heard can be strict and by the books, but I have had nothing but good experiences with her.

- submitted by a parent
May 13, 2010
A very well managed school! Safe, clean, no troubles and the kids are learning!!!

- submitted by a parent
no rating May 05, 2010
I love that they are very family oriented. My son is so happy here. His teachers and the parent volunteers are very helpful.

- submitted by a parent
no rating August 26, 2009
This is a wonderful school. I love school , I wish there was a Gunpowder Middle School. My daughter has been an A student since third grade. Her teachers were very helpful and sincere.

- submitted by a parent
June 23, 2009
My son just finished kindergarten this year and I was so impressed with the school and its staff. They really care about each child and their families. The standardized test scores they sent home this year showed way above state averages and higher than other schools in the area.

- submitted by a parent
no rating May 29, 2009
I am a grandparent and I am very pleased with this school and the activities they provide make it a family experience.

- submitted by a community member
January 27, 2009
My daughter started Kindergarten at Gunpowder this year. My husband & I couldn't be happier with the school, as well as the teachers!

- submitted by a parent
August 12, 2008
Both my son and daughter had a fabulous year! I am so pleased with the education they are receiving! The staff and administration work very hard at keeping Gunpowder a top-notch school. It is also nice to see such strong parent support

- submitted by a parent
May 27, 2008
My daughter was in elementary class this year. I was very impressed with the amount of learning activities. The attention paid to teaching the students to read. It made a big difference to my daughter. Just to see my daughter sit down and have the love of reading at her age. I was also impressed with the involvement of the parents, and the helpfulness of the teachers.

- submitted by a parent
February 28, 2008
Great school! My kids transfered from Cromwell Valley because we moved, but I am very impressed with the way that Gumpowder has shown that they can offer the same program, love and respect for the Students that we recieved. I was broken hearted at first I must admit... but I have realized that Gunpowder is a Awesome some that can stand tall with any Magnet Program

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January 08, 2008
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no rating December 26, 2007
Great school. Huge support from PTA. Very impressed with the education my children are recieving.

- submitted by a parent
April 30, 2006
I love this school my children came from a poorly ran city school to the best school in the county. I feel that this school fit both of my childrens needs, even my special needs child.The staff involvement is wonderful. I Love, LOVE this School.

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July 15, 2005
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February 12, 2004
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August 26, 2003
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Gunpowder Elementary School
9540 Holiday Manor Rd, Baltimore, MD  21236
(410) 887-5121
Last modified Gunpowder Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 8 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Gunpowder Elementary School Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 20 reviews. Top