History

The Baltimore Curriculum Project – The City’s Leader in Education Reform

1996

1996

BCP founded by Dr. Muriel Berkeley and Robert C. Embry, Jr., President
of The Abell Foundation.

1996

1996

BCP pilots Direct Instruction curriculum at six elementary schools: Arundel Robert Coleman, General Wolfe, Roland Park, Hampstead Hill and City Springs.

1998

Baltimore City Public Schools institutionalizes Direct Instruction as an alternative curriculum for 18 schools.

1996

BCP develops K-8 Core Knowledge curriculum, which is still taught nationwide.

1996

City Springs Elementary becomes a BCP school under Baltimore City Public Schools’ New Schools Initiative.

2002

Hamsptead Hill Elementary and Collington Square Elementary become BCP schools under Baltimore City Public Schools’ New Schools Initiative.

2005

BCP converts City Springs and Hampstead Hill into BCP neighborhood charter schools.

2006

BCP pilots Restorative Practices at City Springs and Hampstead Hill with support from OSI-Baltimore and the Goldsmith Family Foundation.

2007

BCP converts Wolfe Street Elementary into a BCP neighborhood charter school.

2007

BCP implements NWEA’s online Measures of Academic Progress (MAP) to assess student growth in reading and mathematics.

2008

BCP founds Leading Minds education forum series.

2014

BCP pilots Core Knowledge Read-Alouds at City Springs, Hampstead Hill and Wolfe Street.

2015

BCP converts Govans Elementary into a BCP neighborhood charter school.

2016

Baltimore City Public Schools approves NWEA’s MAP assessment as alternative to PARCC assessment for charter renewal process.

2017

Baltimore City School Board and Baltimore City Public Schools CEO Sonja Santelises pledge to make City Schools a Restorative district.

2017

BCP converts Frederick Elementary into a BCP neighborhood charter school.

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Baltimore Curriculum Project

CITY SPRINGS ELEMENTARY/MIDDLE SCHOOL

GOVANS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

HAMPSTEAD HILL ACADEMY

WOLFE STREET ACADEMY

FREDERICK ELEMENTARY

BALTIMORE CURRICULUM PROJECT
2707 E. Fayette Street
Baltimore, MD 21224
410-675-7000
Fax: 410-675-7030
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CITY SPRINGS ELEMENTARY/MIDDLE SCHOOL

FREDERICK ELEMENTARY

GOVANS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

HAMPSTEAD HILL ACADEMY

WOLFE STREET ACADEMY

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Be a Chef for a Day: another outstanding Govans Elementary School partner! ... See MoreSee Less

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Congratulations to Ms. Kelley’s Govans Elementary School Girls on the Run: Keontae Bailey, Khamryn White, Aryonna Henson, Denise Clayborn, Aniyah Brice, Ayionna Cole, and Anasia Briscoe!

Each of these awesome girls completed a 5K today with Girls on the Run of the Greater Chesapeake(GOTR) at Druid Hill Park!
Thank you to their parents, siblings, Towson University Coaches, Ms. Kelley and Ms. Wheeler for their support and participation.
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Purchase tickets at: bcp.givezooks.com/events/are-you-smarter-than-a-bcp-5th-grader-2018

Will the 5th Graders from City Springs Elementary/Middle, Frederick Elementary, Govans Elementary, Hampstead Hill Academy and Wolfe Street Academy triumph over the "Baltimore Big Shots" this year?

Find out at the the sixth annual “Are You Smarter than a BCP 5th Grader?” Quiz Show on Thursday, April 19, 2018 from 6:15pm-8:15pm at City Springs Elementary/Middle School (100 S. Caroline Street, 21231)

Last year the 5th Graders outsmarted Vytas Reid (Chief Meteorologist, FOX45 News), Gil Sandler (Host, "Baltimore Stories" on WYPR 88.1 FM), Dr. Sonja Brookins Santelises (CEO, Baltimore City Public Schools), and Maria Harris Tildon (Senior VP for Public Policy and Community Affairs, CareFirst).

Enjoy dinner and a fun-filled quiz show with local celebrities. Onsite parking is available. Seating is limited.

All proceeds will benefit the over 2,700 PreK-8 students attending BCP's neighborhood charter schools.
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Join Patterson Park Audubon Center for the Be a Climate Hero! Expo on Dec. 5 at Hampstead Hill Academy! More event details can be found below. See you there Climate Heros! ... See MoreSee Less

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Thank you to the Maryland Science Center for another wonderful Family Science Night at Hampstead Hill Academy! ... See MoreSee Less

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Thank you to Maryland Food Bank and Bon Secours Community Works for making this food pantry program possible! ... See MoreSee Less

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Congratulations to Brian Shaffer and Jaden White for competing in the 5K Ripley Race in Annapolis on November 12, 2017. Brian finished in 28 minutes. Jaden finished in 39 minutes. Established in 2009, the Ripley Race is a 5K road race to raise awareness and support for our men and women returning home from war. In just eight years, they’ve raised more than $350,000 for returning veterans. Thank you Ms. Kelley for organizing this event! ... See MoreSee Less

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Thank you Haven City Church for supporting City Springs Elementary/Middle School! Thank you also to Child First Authority Community School Coordinator Ahmad Collick for making partnerships like this possible! ... See MoreSee Less

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Thank you Haven City Church for supporting City Springs Elementary/Middle school families! ... See MoreSee Less

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Thank you Beat the Streets - Baltimore for supporting City Springs Elementary/Middle School! ... See MoreSee Less

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Thank you The Episcopal Church of the Holy Covenant for supporting Govans Elementary School! Happy Thanksgiving! ... See MoreSee Less

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Thank you @carsonscholars for supporting Wolfe Street Academy! t.co/eR3Q7UDHvx

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