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Welcome to City Schools!

Phone: 410.396.8600
Walk-In Hours: Monday | Tuesday | Wednesday - (10 am – 6 pm)

Looking for a neighborhood school for a young child? A charter school to match a student's interests and learning style? A middle or high school that gets students ready for college or a dream job? City Schools will help you find the school that's right for you.

Important Dates*
  • May 10: Enrollment window opens for Priority 1 Pre-K & Kindergarten families
  • May 10 – June 10: Application window for families interested in Early Admission testing to Kindergarten & First Grade
  • July 1: Enrollment window opens for new families entering City Schools (All grade levels, including Priority 2 Pre-K & Kindergarten families)
  • July 19 – August 20: Transfer window opens for families requesting consideration for intra-district transfer or out-of-zone school placement
  • August 2 – August 13: Application window for families interested in an Early Admission waiver to Pre-K
  • August 30: First day of school (SY2021-22) for ALL students

*All dates are subject to change

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Online Enrollment Application for New Families

New Families Only

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Online Registration/Transfer Application for Current Families

Current Families Only

Here's a taste of what you can expect at City Schools!


Elementary school


Middle school


High school

Re-engagement center

If you or someone you know has dropped out of school and want to find out more about coming back to finish your diploma, staff at the re-engagement center can help! 

For more information, visit our Re-Engagement Center page

Multilingual Enrollment and Support Center (MESC)

The Multilingual Enrollment and Support Center (MESC) is available to support the enrollment, choice, and transfer processes of English learners and newly arrived families. 

Please email staff at with your name, your child’s name, your phone number, and a brief message. You may also call 443-984-2000 should you have immediate concerns.

August Office Hours 

  • Monday (8:30 - 4)
  • Tuesday (8:30 - 4)
  • Wednesday (8:30 - 6)
  • Thursday (8:30 - 4)
  • Friday (8:30 - 4)