BIA hosted the Baltimore City Mentor League VEX IQ Robotics Competition on Saturday, November 17. BIA teams took 1st and 3rd places in the Teamwork Challenge and 1st and 2nd places in the Individual Challenge. Thank you to our parents and staff who have worked so hard with our Robotics Teams after school. These students continue to win and demonstrate their expertise at these competitions. Congratualtions...we are so proud of you all.
BIA's Interns and Exchange Teachers from our Target Language Countries will begin language classes for ouir Parents. Classes will be offered in Spanish, Chinese, Arabic, Russian and French. We encourage you to sign up and learn some language skills so you can keep up with your children. Please click on the link below to access an Application. Print it, fill it out and send it to your child's teacher. Classes will begin November 30
Enrollment for 2019-2020
Our applications for the 2019-2020 school year are now available as a Word document online, or as a paper copy from the Main Office. As a full language immersion program, our entry points for new students are Kindergarten and First Grade only. Students are admitted through a lottery.
The application deadline to be considered for the lottery is 3pm on Friday, February 8, 2019. The lottery will be held at 4pm on Friday, February 15, 2019. All age-eligible city residents who apply by the application deadline will be entered in the lottery.
All applicants who are Baltimore City residents must be placed before non-city residents may be considered. If placed, non-city residents must pay tuition fees of approximately $10,000 per year to Baltimore City schools.
Students entering Kindergarten in 2019-2020 must turn 5 by September 1, 2019. Students who turn 5 between September 2 and October 15 may be eligible to apply for early admission to Kindergarten through Baltimore City Public Schools. Here is a link to more information about the early admission process: https://www.baltimorecityschools.org/Page/24367
Please find a link to the 2019-2020 application form here:
BIA 2019-2020 Application Form
If you have any questions about enrollment, please call our Business/Operator's Office at 443-278-9417.
We do still have some spots left for the current school year in Kindergarten & First Grade. Below is the application for the current school year:
Free Use of Language Software
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM BIA School Tour & Classroom Visits for Prospective Parents
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM BIA Monthly Board Meeting
3:15 PM - 5:15 PM Extended Learning Opportunity (ELO) Reading for Selected Students