Federal Hill Preparatory School

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1040 William St

Baltimore, MD 21230

(410) 396-1207

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 300

Students Per Teacher: 23

Parent Reviews

13 Parent Reviews for Federal Hill Preparatory School

We moved at the beginning of the year last year and have been very happy with our decision to support the local neighborhood school. Our two children instantly made friends, settled in, and continued learning without missing a beat. The teachers have imparted a love for learning that is translated ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/14/13

FHP is a pre-k thorugh 5th grade school in the heart of Baltimore City. With caring teachers and a very active PTO, it is a great local public school choice for parents choosing to stay living in the city.

Posted by a parent on 08/07/13

I'm very disappointed in this school's decline. The new administration does not respond to parent concerns in the upper grades and many family who could leave have. Many teacher are very good but some are poor and the risk just isn't worth it in the upper grades. But the lower grade teachers are awesome! ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/27/13

I have been more than pleased with the kindergarden program. My daughter loves the school and the teachers. The principal is very involved in the classrooms and always willing to talk to parents.

Posted by a parent on 06/13/12

When we moved to Baltimore last summer, I almost chose to live in the suburbs to make sure my child could go to a great school. I'm so glad that someone told me about Federal Hill Prep! I have been amazed with this school! Amazing principle, teachers, and huge parent involvement. I would say it feels ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/19/11

FHPS has a dynamic new principal who is keeping all of the best and reforming the rest. Federal Hill has always been one of the best school in South Baltimore and now Ms. Barnes is ready to shake off the dust and bring the school to the next level. This is a safe, rigorous, engaging neighborhood school ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/25/10

My observations as a parent are consistent with the MSA results: a slightly worse than average city school, a moderately worse than average Maryland school. #584 out of 831. http://www.schooldigger.com/go/MD/schoolrank.aspx?sortexp=LCITY&sortdir=a&findletter=B

Posted by a parent on 06/14/10

I love Federal Hill Elementary because the staff is caring and understand the needs of our kids. My son grades have improved and he is now on hornor roll. I rate this school a five star:) Keep up the good work Federal Hill

Posted by a parent on 04/22/10

This is one of the best schools in Baltimore City. The Principal is a no nonsense type of woman. She is firm and lovable. She runs a tight ship. The students are thriving. The PTO is excellent. My son is an honor student. Test scores are pretty goo. It's a multi cultural school. You have Black, White, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/08/10

Outstanding experience for our first year. Teachers and many parents are engaged and committed. The school has exceeded expectations.

Posted by a parent on 03/26/08

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MSA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Federal Hill Preparatory School
Baltimore City Public Schools
* In 2011-2012 Maryland used the Maryland School Assessment (MSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and grades 5 and 8 in science. The MSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maryland. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Baltimore schools — Federal Hill Preparatory School is located at 1040 William St, Baltimore MD 21230. 1040 William St is in the 21230 ZIP code in Baltimore, MD The school district for Federal Hill Preparatory School is the Baltimore City Public Schools. Federal Hill Preparatory School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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