School Information | W.E.B. DuBois High

School Type:

High School

Principal/ Lead:

Delores Berry-Binder
Phone: 410-396-6435  
Fax: 410-254-5936  

School Colors:

Royal blue and gold

Motto:

Every Student College Ready

Mascot:

The Panther

Entrance Criteria:

Open Enrollment
 
What Makes WEB DuBois High School Unique?
 

W.E.B. DuBois High School, staff, students, parents, and community partners work collaboratively to promote high academic achievement and to empower students to develop their talents and intellect through active participation, acceptance of responsibility, and shared decision-making. Students enhance leadership, social, and academic skills through positive experiences. W.E.B. DuBois offers varied programming to meet the academic needs of all students providing opportunities that include regular day school, dual enrollment, and alternative options including an evening school program.

 

Partnerships with organizations such as Morgan State University, Johns Hopkins University, Mayor’s Office of Employment Development, Baltimore Mental Health Systems, Greatness Now, Mending Young Minds, and the Chesapeake Bay Foundation provide additional opportunities for students to succeed.

 

Academic and Program Highlights

·         9th Grade Success Academy - Talent Development High School Model

·         Accelerator Program- New!

·         Advancement via Individualized Development (AVID)

·         Agriculture Program

·         Dropout Prevention Initiatives

·         Dual Enrollment Program - Morgan State University

·         Education Talent Search

·         Engineering Exploration

·         Environmental Science Focus

·         Honors Classes

·         Internships

·         Advance Placement Classes

·         Online Credit Recovery (APEX)

·         Science, Technology, and Engineering, Mathematics (STEM) Programs

·         Transitional Evening School

 

Support Services

·         Anger Management and Conflict Resolution

·         Boost Afterschool Program

·         College Bound

·         Diamond Girls and Pillow Talk

·         Expanded School Mental Health Services

·         FUTURES Works Advocates

·         Gentlemen’s Club

·         Mentoring (Building Steps, JAHOD, Mending Young Minds, Greatness Now)

·         School Psychologists

·         Student Support Team

·         Substance Abuse Counseling

·         Upward Bound

 

Career and Technology Programs

·         Project Lead the Way (PLTW)

·         Agricultural Science

 

Extracurricular and Athletic Activities

·         Charm Club/Modeling

·         Chess Club

·         Dance Team

·         Debate Team

·         Environmental Science Club

·         Intramural Sports: Football, Basketball, Soccer, Track & Field, Baseball, Lacrosse, Volleyball, Badminton, Wrestling

·         National Honor Society

·         Principal’s Book Club

·         Robotics Club

·         Student Government Association

·         Students Helping Other People (SHOP) Leadership Program

·         Success Club

 

Awards and Recognitions

·         AVID Certification- 2nd year

·         Baltimore Urban Debate League- Top Team, Top School

·         Green School (2011- 2016) 

·         Morgan State University Science Fair- 1st Place Engineering 2010

·         Morgan State University Science Fair- 2nd Place Engineering 2011

·         Vex Robotics Champions 2010