Parents, teachers and students at the only all-male charter middle and high school in Baltimore have started a petition to keep the school open.
A new charter school near the University of Maryland’s College Park campus will offer a college-preparatory program for sixth and seventh-graders.
A Baltimore City charter school was put on lockdown after a car-theft suspect ran into the school building.
Montgomery Co. Approves First Charter School; Montessori-Based Elementary To Serve Low-Income Families
The Montgomery County Board of Education has approved its first charter school. The Montessori-based elementary school will be run by the non-profit, Crossway Community, and will predominently serve low-income families.
It’s one of Baltimore’s top-performing middle schools. But a contract battle with the teachers may close KIPP: Ujima Village Academy in Northwest Baltimore.
The Maryland Board of Education has directed the Montgomery County school system to reconsider its decision to reject two charter school applications.