Baltimore, MD - June 11, 2024  - Baltimore City Schools continues to get more funding, but new numbers show student achievement is going in the wrong direction.

Project Baltimore looked at the most recent numbers, which show less than half of last year’s ninth graders were on track to graduate in four years.

Dr. Sonja Santelises, at the end of June, will complete her eighth year as Baltimore City Schools CEO. Her contract expires on June 30, and there’s still no word on whether she will sign a new one.

Now, with negotiations coming down to the wire, a Project Baltimore investigation has found alarming numbers concerning student achievement.... Read More: FOX45