Schools with Alternative Calendars, 2017-18

  • First day of school

    For most schools in Maryland, the 2017-18 school year begins for students on Tuesday, September 5. In Baltimore City, the following schools have received approval from the district and state for a different first day. 

    School First Day for Students
    Baltimore Collegiate School for Boys Monday, August 28
    City Springs Elementary/Middle School Tuesday, August 29
    Commodore John Rodgers Elementary/Middle School Monday, August 28
    Furman Templeton Preparatory Academy Monday, August 14
    Harford Heights Elementary School Monday, August 28
    James McHenry Elementary/Middle School Monday, August 28
    KIPP Academy Monday, August 21
    Lillie May Carroll Jackson School Monday, August 7
    Mary E. Rodman Elementary School Monday, August 28
    New Song Academy Friday, September 8
    All other schools  Tuesday, September 5 


    Other date changes for students at specific schools

    The following schools are open or closed for students on dates that do not align with the district overall. These schools may also have early dismissals that differ from the districtwide calendar; families should check with their school leaders for more information about individual school calendars. (Staff members at these schools should also check with their school leaders for additional calendar changes that affect staff only.)

    School Closed for Students Open for Students
    Afya Public Charter School September 29
    January 25
    October 19
    November 6
    Baltimore Collegiate School for Boys October 18
    November 20 to 22
    January 2
    February 12 to 15
    November 6
    January 26
    Baltimore Montessori Public Charter School April 3 October 19
    Brehms Lane Elementary School September 29
    January 25
    October 19
    November 5
    City Neighbors Charter School May 11 October 19
    City Neighbors Hamilton May 11 October 19
    City Springs Elementary/Middle School February 20 to 23 n/a
    Commodore John Rodgers Elementary/Middle School November 22
    January 2
    April 3
    May 10 and 11
    n/a
    ConneXions November 22 January 26
    Furman Templeton Preparatory Academy October 9 to 18
    November 22
    December 22
    January 2 to 5
    April 3 to 6
    May 25
    March 16
    June 15
    Harford Heights Elementary School November 22
    January 2
    April 3
    May 10 and 11
    n/a
    James McHenry Elementary/Middle School November 22
    January 2
    April 3
    May 10 and 11
    n/a
    KIPP Academy January 2
    April 3
    n/a
    Lillie May Carroll Jackson School September 5 to 8
    September 29
    October 9
    October 27
    November 20 to 22
    January 2 to 5
    January 19
    February 20 to 23
    April 3 to 6
    April 27
    May 11
    May 25
    October 19 and 20
    November 6
    January 26
    February 16
    March 16
    Mary E. Rodman Elementary School November 22
    January 2
    April 3
    May 10 and 11
    n/a
    Midtown Academy June 11 to 13 October 19
    November 6
    January 26
    March 16
    New Song Academy September 5 to 7
    October 23 to 27
    December 11 to 22
    February 20 to 23
    May 29 to June 8
    October 19 and 20
    November 6
    January 26
    February 16
    March 16
    June 15 to July 3, 2018
    July 5 to 11, 2018
    July 13, 2018
    Tunbridge Public Charter School September 29
    January 25
    October 19
    November 6
    William S. Baer School n/a January 26