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Baltimore City Public Schools

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A Decade In The Making, The New Waverly Elementary/Middle Opens Its Doors

Moving day at one city elementary/middle school has come and gone. Thursday was a chance for students and teachers to celebrate their new building.

04/10/2014

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More Than Half Of Md. Counties Reach Snow Day Limit

More than half of Maryland’s 24 school districts have reached or exceeded their snow days for this season, the state Department of Education said Thursday.

02/07/2014

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Family Of Special Needs Boy Who Died From School Bus Fall To Get $100,000

Baltimore City will pay $100,000 to the family of a special needs student who died after falling from a school bus.

05/09/2013

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Mayor Rawlings-Blake Criticizing Search For New City Schools CEO

After word the CEO of Baltimore City schools is resigning, the mayor is criticizing the search for his replacement.

05/08/2013

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Baltimore City Schools Community Shocked By CEO Andres Alonso’s Resignation

The Baltimore City school community reacts to the announcement that CEO Dr. Andres Alonso is leaving.

05/06/2013

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MSA Test Results Show Slight Improvement In Baltimore City Schools

New numbers show a slight improvement in the education of Baltimore City schools, but there is still a long way to go.

07/10/2012

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Baltimore Schools CEO Says Furlough Days Possible

The CEO of the Baltimore City public school system says employees would be forced to take furlough days if the state’s so-called “doomsday” budget goes into effect.

05/09/2012

Eli Winston

Camden Yards To Host City Schools Baseball Championships

Baseball players in Baltimore City Public Schools will soon be sharing a field with the pros.

04/10/2012

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Mayor Rawlings-Blake Says Bottle Tax Hike Will Benefit City Schools

Embarrassing. That’s what the mayor called the conditions at many Baltimore schools. Now she wants to raise the city’s bottle tax to start immediate repairs.

02/14/2012

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Baltimore Public Schools CEO Pitches Plan To Borrow $1.2 Billion

The chief executive officer of Baltimore’s public schools has told state lawmakers that he hopes to borrow $1.2 billion to overhaul the city’s public school buildings.

01/25/2012

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Baltimore City Students Show Growth In Math On Nation’s Report Card

The report card is in for Baltimore City schools. Students rank below the national average, but they’re still making some important progress.

12/07/2011

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Baltimore City Offers Free Saturday Math Enrichment Program

Baltimore City introduces a new program and it could mean weekend classes for some students.

11/22/2011

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