• Blueprint for Maryland's Future


  • In order to help eliminate the opportunity gap, AACPS’ Community School Strategy leverages more resources to ensure all students are successful in our15 Community Schools. Blueprint grant funds allow each school to hire a full-time program manager, a full-time nurse, and to provide additional wraparound services for students and their families. Please visit our AACPS Community Schools website to learn more. 

    In the 2022-2023 school year, the Blueprint Community School grant funds will provide:

    • A preventive dental screening program for all Grade 3 students in Community Schools
    • Pilot expanded health services as 2 Community Schools
    • Eight full time social workers
    • Two additional school counselors
    • Four full time school psychologists
    • Restorative Practices Training for 40 staff members
    • Adult education classes to families through a partnership with Anne Arundel Community College
    • Extended day opportunities for students to participate in clubs and academic enrichment