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Programs > Charter Schools > Schools
Closed Maryland Charter Schools
School Name Principal
School Address/City Phone Opening/
Closing Date
Reason for Closing
Potomac Public Charter School
Baltimore City
Johnnie Searcy 12788-C Old Fort Road South
Ft. Washington, MD 20774/PG
301-292-7888 Aug 2005/
Financial accountability
Kipp Harbor Academy
Baltimore City
Jallon Brown 135 Stepneys Lane
Edgewater, MD 21037/AA
443-336-8011 Aug 2005/
Aug 2007
Restoration Alternative Academy
Harford County
Louis Gordon 253 Paradise Road
Aberdeen, MD 21001
Fax: 410-273-5556
Aug 2006/
June 2009
Failure to meet mission
Dr. Raynor Browne School
Baltimore City

Dr. Lisa Eason

1000 N. Montford Ave., Baltimore, MD 21205

Fax: 410-396-9328

Aug 2007/
June 2010
* Academic Performance

Possibility STEM Preparatory Academy
Prince George’s County

Carlos Johnson

610 Largo Road
Upper Marlboro, MD 20774

Fax: 301-366-3472

Enrollment Issues

* Update – Assessment results released in July 2010 demonstrated that Dr. Raynor Browne Elementary Charter School met AYP for the first time in 2010 after failing to do so for three consecutive years. In Reading the school made gains of 13% and 24% in Math.

Five (5) Charter Schools have been closed in the State of Maryland
Three (3) in Baltimore City
One (1) in Harford County
One (1) in Prince George’s County

Contact Information
Charter Schools Office
Maryland State Department of Education
200 West Baltimore Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Phone:  (410) 767-3677
Email:  charterschools@msde.state.md.us
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