Baltimore City Public Schools

Know your school choice options in Baltimore City Public Schools.

In the Baltimore City Public School District (BCPS) students generally attend the school in their attendance zone, based on where they live. Students may attend a charter school or apply to transfer to other schools in the district for reasons of hardship, childcare or special circumstances.

Under the federal No Child Left Behind law, students attending a Title I school designated as "in need of improvement" have the right to attend a higher-performing school in the district.
GreatSchools Rating: 3 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
This district's rating is based on its schools' test results; 10 is best.
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200 East North Ave
Baltimore, MD 21202
Baltimore City
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PH: (443) 984-2000
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yellow arrow Grades PK-12 & ungraded
yellow arrow 84,212 students
yellow arrow 204 schools
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District superintendent:
Dr. Andrés Alonso (CEO)

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