Building a Generation: City Schools' Blueprint for Success

  • Every day, students walk through the doors of Baltimore’s schools filled with talent, dreams, and enormous potential. Our responsibility is to provide the world-class education that will empower them to hone their gifts and develop the skills they need to pursue the future that calls them.

    Based on research and conversations with hundreds of stakeholders, City Schools has turned its focus to three key areas to help our students reach their goals:

    These areas are intertwined: If students are motivated and excited about learning, have the foundational skills to think critically, analyze deeply, and express themselves powerfully, and have adults around them who encourage them to persist and excel, they will be positioned to move steadily toward high school graduation and postsecondary success.