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Midtown Academy Records

 Collection
Identifier: R0073-MID

Scope and Contents

Correspondence, memoranda, and minutes relating to a public K-8 charter school

Dates

  • 1996 - 2006

Creator

Historical Note

The Midtown Academy (PS #321) is a public charter school located at 1398 West Mount Royal Avenue in Baltimore, Maryland. It serves students in kindergarten through grade eight and is governed by a nonprofit organization, The Midtown Academy, Inc. The Academy was founded in 1997 by a coalition of parents and teachers in Reservoir Hill and Bolton Hill and became part of Baltimore City Public Schools' "New Schools Initiative." Under state legislation passed in 2003, The Midtown Academy converted to a charter school in 2005.

Extent

7.6 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Custodial History

Series 1 was donated to the University of Baltimore by Sarah Fawcett-Lee, former President of Midtown Academy, Inc., in 2004. Series 2 was donated by founding member, Wendy Samet, on August 5, 2016.
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Baltimore Regional Studies Archives Repository

Contact:
H. Mebane Turner Learning Commons, Room 104
1415 Maryland Avenue
Baltimore Maryland 21201 USA
410-837-4253