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 205 schools
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District superintendent:
Dr. Andrés Alonso (CEO)

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Hampden Elementary/Middle School

The teachers and staff at Hampden are skilled and clearly care a great deal about their...

Posted 3 days ago

Thomas Johnson Elementary School

We've been very happy at TJEMS. Oldest now in second grade and youngest starting pre-k...

Posted 3 days ago

James Mosher Elementary School

I love the teachers at this school. They are very helpful and work to keep you informe...

Posted 6 days ago

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