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Alert - COVID19 Closure

The Maryland State Department of Education just announced that public school closure will be extended through Friday, April 24. Additionally, as a correction, learning packets are not available at City Rec Centers. Beginning Monday, March 30, learning packets will be available at the 18 City Schools meal sites.

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Expires on 4/24

School Number

61

Dorothy I. Height Elementary School

2011 Linden Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21217

410-396-0837

School leader:

Tamara Hanson

Opening bell:
  9:00
Closing bell:
  3:40
Community learning network:
  7

Dorothy I. Height is committed to cultivating a community of lifelong learners by providing experiences that address the needs of all scholars. We take a holistic approach to educate, empower, and elevate scholars to be effective global leaders. Arts are infused into our academic curriculum to expose our students to different learning styles and arts-related enrichment opportunities, supported in our newly renovated and expanded 21st-century building. We are a restorative practices intensive site, meaning that we use a positive approach to discipline to assist with creating a positive climate and schoolwide culture.

Official state grade band:
Elementary
Grades served:
Pre-k to 5
Number of students:
341
Enrollment type:
Neighborhood This school accepts students who live in the attendance zone. Enroll by contacting the school.
Management type:
Traditional
Title I status:
Schoolwide
Uniform:
White or canary yellow tops; black or khaki bottoms
Building info:
21st-century complete

Academics

Programming

  • Intensive restorative practices site

Enrichment and Support

Extracurriculars

  • After care

Services

  • Community school
  • Judy Center

Partners

  • Morgan State University
  • Alliance for a Healthier Generation
  • Jewish Volunteer Connection