New Video Profiles Role of Facilities Improvements in Academic Turnaround at Calverton

Thursday, September 20, 2012

Baltimore, MD - Calling attention to the impact of improved school facilities on academic achievement and school culture, the Transform Baltimore campaign released a mini-documentary today highlighting the impact of the nearly $1 million in federal stimulus funding used to improve learning conditions in one aging school.  Stories of Transformation: Friendship Preparatory Academy at Calverton celebrates the dramatic turnaround of the school residents in the community once likened to “a detention center.” Visit to view the mini-documentary, along with other previously released videos profiling other city schools.