Barclay Elementary / Middle School

Barclay Elementary/Middle School partners with Johns Hopkins' Whiting School of Engineering to provide 21st century STEM programming for all grades.

At a Glance
2900 Barclay Street
Baltimore, MD 21218
(410) 396-6387
Pre-K to 8
Bell Times
9:00 AM / 3:50 PM
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Neighborhoods in this School District

About Barclay Elementary/Middle School

Barclay Elementary/Middle School is an official "Community School," with strong ties to its surrounding neighborhoods. The school benefits from a wide variety of partnerships, including those with Goucher College and Johns Hopkins University. Extracurricular activities and clubs include Science Olympiad, Read a Story/Write a Story, sports, arts enrichment, tutoring and mentoring. Over 100 students take advantage of a comprehensive afterschool program, Monday through Thursday.

Student Demographics

  • 86.3% African-American
  • 2.6% White
  • 6.7% Hispanic
  • 4.3% Other


  • Project Lead the Way
  • ESOL Site

Meet the Principal

Armanda Gwynn-Carr is the result of what Baltimore City Schools’ “Great Kids” can become. As a graduate of Baltimore City Public Schools, Principal Carr earned a bachelor's degree in business management from Coppin State University, a master's degree in special education leadership and a Certificate of Advanced Studies in administration and supervision from Notre Dame University of Baltimore. She returned to our “Great Schools” and has served as a special education and a general education teacher, a staff developer, an assistant principal and principal. Carr believes that the key to student success is true collaboration between the school, parents and the community.

Get in Touch

Connect with a School Ambassador

Liz Koontz
Barclay Elementary/Middle School Ambassador


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