Top 10 Best Maryland Charter Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 49 charter public schools serving 23,799 students in Maryland.
Learn more about how charter schools work. The top ranked charter public schools in Maryland are Chesapeake Charter School, Chesapeake Science Point and Frederick Classical Charter School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Maryland charter public schools have an average math proficiency score of 21% (versus the Maryland public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 27% (versus the 41% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Maryland public school average of 63% (majority Black).

Top Maryland Charter Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Chesapeake Charter School Charter School
    Math: 67% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    20945 Great Mills Road
    Lexington Park, MD 20653
    (301) 863-9585

    Grades: K-8 | 416 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Chesapeake Science Point Charter School
    Math: 59% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    7321 Parkway Drive South
    Hanover, MD 21076
    (443) 757-5277

    Grades: 6-12 | 463 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Frederick Classical Charter School Charter School
    Math: 53% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    8445 Spires Way
    Frederick, MD 21701
    (240) 236-1200

    Grades: K-8 | 367 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Chesapeake Math And It Public Charter Charter School
    Math: 44% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    14800 Sweitzer Ln
    Laurel, MD 20707
    (301) 350-6051

    Grades: 6-12 | 948 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Monocacy Valley Montessori School Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    217 Dill Ave
    Frederick, MD 21701
    (301) 668-5013

    Grades: PK-8 | 300 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Chesapeake Math And It South Public Charter Charter School
    Math: 33% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    9822 Fallard Court
    Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
    (240) 573-7250

    Grades: 6-10 | 661 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Hampstead Hill Academy Charter School
    Math: 32% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    500 S Linwood Ave
    Baltimore, MD 21224
    (410) 396-9146

    Grades: PK-8 | 799 students
  • Rank: #88.
    College Park Academy Charter School
    Math: 32% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5751 Rivertech Ct
    Riverdale, MD 20737
    (240) 696-3206

    Grades: 6-11 | 612 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Midtown Academy Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1398 Mt Royal Ave
    Baltimore, MD 21217
    (410) 225-3257

    Grades: K-8 | 197 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Chesapeake Math And It Elementary Public Charter Charter School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6151 Chevy Chase Dr
    Laurel, MD 20707
    (240) 573-7240

    Grades: K-5 | 551 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Monarch Academy Charter School
    Math: 27% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6730 Baymeadow Drive
    Glen Burnie, MD 21060
    (410) 760-2072

    Grades: K-8 | 679 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Tunbridge Public Charter School Charter School
    Math: 25% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5504 York Rd
    Baltimore, MD 21212
    (410) 323-8692

    Grades: PK-8 | 470 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    City Neighbors High School Charter School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5609 Sefton Avenue
    Baltimore, MD 21214
    (443) 642-2119

    Grades: 9-12 | 408 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Independence School Local I Charter School
    Math: 21-39% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2801 N Dukeland Street
    Curtis Bay, MD 21226
    (410) 467-1090

    Grades: 9-12 | 154 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Imagine Andrews Public Charter Charter School
    Math: 24% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4701 San Antonio Blvd
    Andrews Air Force Base, MD 20762
    (301) 350-6002

    Grades: K-8 | 486 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Baltimore Montessori Public Charter School Charter School
    Math: 24% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1600 Guilford Avenue
    Baltimore, MD 21202
    (410) 528-5393

    Grades: PK-8 | 452 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    The Green School Charter School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2851 Kentucky Avenue
    Baltimore, MD 21213
    (410) 488-5312

    Grades: K-5 | 161 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Imagine Foundations At Leeland Pcs Charter School
    Math: 23% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    14111 Oak Grove Road
    Upper Marlboro, MD 20774
    (301) 383-1899

    Grades: K-8 | 474 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Patterson Park Public Charter School Charter School
    Math: 21% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    27 N Lakewood Ave
    Baltimore, MD 21224
    (410) 558-1230

    Grades: PK-8 | 709 students
  • Rank: #20-2120.- 21.
    Carroll Creek Montessori Public Charter School Charter School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7215 Corporate Court
    Frederick, MD 21703
    (301) 663-7970

    Grades: PK-8 | 304 students
  • Rank: #20-2120.- 21.
    City Neighbors Hamilton Charter School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5609 Sefton Avenue
    Baltimore, MD 21214
    (443) 642-2052

    Grades: K-10 | 236 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Wolfe Street Academy Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    245 S Wolfe St
    Baltimore, MD 21231
    (410) 396-9140

    Grades: PK-5 | 235 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Turning Point Academy Public Charter Charter School
    Math: 19% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7800 Good Luck Rd
    Lanham, MD 20706
    (301) 552-0164

    Grades: K-8 | 618 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Baltimore International Academy Charter School
    Math: 25% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4410 Frankford Avenue
    Baltimore, MD 21206
    (410) 426-3650

    Grades: K-8 | 753 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Coppin Academy Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2500 W North Ave
    Baltimore, MD 21216
    (410) 951-2602

    Grades: 9-12 | 349 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Northwood Appold Community Academy Charter School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4417 Loch Raven Blvd
    Baltimore, MD 21218
    (410) 323-9546

    Grades: K-5 | 193 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Kipp Harmony Academy Charter School
    Math: 22% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4701 Greenspring Avenue
    Baltimore, MD 21209
    (443) 642-2027

    Grades: K-8 | 1,522 student
  • Rank: #2828.
    Empowerment Academy Charter School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    851 Braddish Ave
    Baltimore, MD 21216
    (443) 984-2381

    Grades: PK-8 | 252 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Rosemont Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 16% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2777 Presstman St
    Baltimore, MD 21216
    (410) 396-0574

    Grades: PK-8 | 329 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    City Neighbors Charter School Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4301 Raspe Ave
    Baltimore, MD 21206
    (410) 325-2627

    Grades: K-8 | 227 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    The Crossroads School Charter School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1601 E. Lombard Street
    Baltimore, MD 21231
    (410) 685-0295

    Grades: 6-8 | 163 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Green Street Academy Charter School
    Math: 18% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    125 N Hilton Street
    Baltimore, MD 21229
    (443) 642-2068

    Grades: 6-12 | 807 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    Baltimore Collegiate School For Boys Charter School
    Math: 15% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2500 E Northern Parkway
    Baltimore, MD 21214
    (443) 642-5320

    Grades: 4-8 | 417 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Imagine Foundations At Morningside Pcs Charter School
    Math: 8% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6900 Ames St Se
    Suitland, MD 20746
    (301) 817-0544

    Grades: K-8 | 521 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    Excel Academy Public Charter Charter School
    Math: 11% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7910 Scott Rd
    Hyattsville, MD 20785
    (301) 925-2320

    Grades: K-8 | 426 students
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