School Choice Options in Maryland

Public School Open Enrollment

State allows parents to choose any traditional public school for their child, regardless of location?

NO

Public Charter Schools

State has a charter school law allowing for the creation of charter schools?

YES

Public Magnet Schools

State permits public magnet and theme-based schools?

YES

Online Learning

State offers free, full-time online academies, either run by the state or independent organization?

NO

Private School Choice

State offers a private school choice scholarship or tax deduction program?

YES

Homeschooling Freedom

Parents are free to educate their children at home (homeschooling)?

YES
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Maryland Celebrates National School Choice Week

School Choice Fair

January 22, 2017 at 1:00pm

Jewish Community Center - Auditorium, 5700 Park Heights Avenue - Baltimore, MD 21215

The School Choice Fair will host free informational tables focusing on educational alternatives, including charter schools, private schools, information on homeschooling, private school scholarships, legislative initiatives, and much more.

The H.O.P.E. Academy Celebrates School Choice

January 23, 2017

The H.O.P.E. Academy, 1808 Edison Highway - Baltimore, MD 21213

There will be a school assembly to celebrate school choice

Classical Education Information Meeting

January 23, 2017

2671 Mattawoman-Beantown Road - Waldorf, MD 20601

Our event will bring educational information to families for children ages 2-18 years old. We will share the educational method of the classical model and how this model can be used through high school.

Private School Appreciation

January 25, 2017

5200 Temple Hill Road - Temple Hills, MD

Open house event.

Children’s Scholarship Fund Baltimore

January 26, 2017 at 8:30am

1000 St. Paul Street - Baltimore, MD 21202

School Choice Rally

For all events check out Maryland'sMaster Events Lists Go!

Want More?

Members of the media can request a list of school leaders in their state, who can discuss their participation in National School Choice Week by contacting Shelby Doyle at shelby@schoolchoiceweek.com