Matthew A. Henson Elementary School's vision is to be an inspiring and collaborative learning community where hard work ensures responsible and productive citizens, where all stakeholders have high expectations and passion for learning. Our mission is to provide students with a rigorous education that engages them in powerful learning experiences within a safe and nurturing environment. Through collaboration, we promote critical thinking, social responsibility, and the self-confidence necessary to be prepared for college and a variety of career options.

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Pre-k to 5

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School leader: Kedra Jacox-Paige


1600 N Payson Street
Baltimore, MD 21217

Opening bell: 8:00 AM
Closing bell: 2:40 PM

Community learning network: 1