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Former Woodlawn High
NFL player, dies

Keion Carpenter - Former Woodlawn Student
Image Source: Baltimore Sun
Keion Carpenter, a Baltimore native, Woodlawn High graduate and former NFL player for the Bills and Falcons, died Thursday morning Dec 29, 2016 after a medical emergency during a workout. 
Wednesday, the day before his death.  the 39-year-old Carpenter - a standout player at Virginia Tech in the late '90s - was on a family vacation when something went horribly wrong...

Click here to access the entire article from the Woodlawn Villager.


Woodlawn High School leading the way
through STEM

by Ruth Young Tyler

(Left to right) Woodlawn High School seniors T'Yona Dobbins and Elijah Dowell are members of the Project Lead the Way (PLTW) Engineering Program, which introduces students to STEM disciplines, specifically engineering and engineering technology. (COURTESY PHOTO)

In spite of the increasing demand, not all schools consider STEM an educational priority. Arlington Baptist Elementary School, a tuition-based program on Rolling Road in Baltimore County didn’t provide a STEM curriculum or afterschool program during the 2014-2015 school year. And it only provided one robotics elective during the 2015-2016.

To read the entire article in the Baltimore Times, 
click here.


Woodlawn High School
Assistant Basketball Coach Lance Fuller

Who Is He? He is the coach of Frank’s Finest Pro-Am Basketball team, founded in 1980 by Frank Tuna of Baltimore, Maryland. When Mr. Tuna retired in 1995, Coach Fuller kept the tradition alive by accepting the position of head coach. After accepting the head coaching position he has coached the team in over 500 tournaments, of those tournaments Coach Fuller’s teams have won at least 70 % championships and placed second in 20%. 

Click here to read the rest of the article from the Woodlawn Villager.

Woodlawn High School leading the way through STEM

Ruth Young Tyler

Woodlawn High School leading the way through STEM

Ruth Young Tyler

Woodlawn High School leading the way through STEM

Ruth Young Tyler

Woodlawn High School leading the way through STEM

Ruth Young Tyler

Woodlawn High School leading the way through STEM

Ruth Young Tyler

Woodlawn High School leading the way through STEM

Ruth Young Tyler

Woodlawn High School leading the way through STEM

Go Warriors!

Welcome to Woodlawn High School – home to the Woodlawn Warriors.

Our Vision:

To create globally competitive, civic-minded 21st century leaders who will enter school daily to learn and leave to achieve in the college and/or career workforce.

Our Mission:

Woodlawn High School is committed to fostering an environment of high expectations and rigorous instruction accomplished through student engagement, community restoration, differentiated enhancements, and student empowerment.

Class of 2017 Advisors

Ms. Battle: ybattle@bcps.org
Ms. Pope: apope@bcps.org

We may also reach us in the main office during school hours

Important Info for Seniors!

Address: 1801 Woodlawn Drive
School phone: 410-887-1309
School fax: 410-887-1324    

Ms. Georgina Aye - Principal
Library Media Center - 410-887-1365
Mrs. Frager- Librarian / Media Specialist / Web Administrator

For contacting a teacher:
Teachers' email information is located in the Staff Directory.

*** January 18th HSA Biology Make-ups *** Jan 19th HSA Government Make-ups for qualified test takers. ***


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PTA  Meeting
January Meeting TBA
in the MPR 

chickfila fundraiser

Warrior Nation
Athletic Booster Club
Woodlawn Warrior Spirit Night
at Chick-Fil-A 

When:      January 27th, 2017
Where:     5668 Baltimore National Pike 
               Catonsville, MD 21228
Time:       5pm - 9pm

Please support the Woodlawn High School Athletic Department by getting your family and friends together and coming out to Chick-Fil-A for dinner. 

A portion of your purchase will be donated to the Warrior Nation Booster Club. These proceeds will go toward the purchase of equipment, uniforms, and any other items that support the sports programs at Woodlawn High School.

Click here to print out the flyer as a reminder! 


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The Early College Program (ECP) is a new and exciting BCPS magnet program starting in the 2017-2018 school year.  In the Early College Program, students are provided with a college preparatory program that combines high school and college in a supportive, yet rigorous educational environment.    

To read more about this program and other Magnet opportunities please go to the Guidance page.  

Read the article from the Woodlawn Villager, below.


Early College Program
Preparing for college is a gradual process for Woodlawn High School
Senior (left) Tatyana Brown and Sophomore Morgan Tate (left).

Early College Program Help
Woodlawn High School Students Advance

For many high school students, going to college and completing the coursework may seem out of reach due to low grades, financial support, or both. However, there is a global, nonprofit organization that is dedicated to closing the achievement gap by preparing students for college and new opportunities.

Established more than three decades ago, the AVID Program (Advancement Via Individual Determination) has favorably impacted over 1.2 million students in 44 states and 16 countries / territories.

Woodlawn High School has 220 students enrolled in the AVID Program and will welcome 125 new freshmen into its Early College Program (ECP) during the 2017-2018 school year.
Click here to read the entire article from the Woodlawn Villager.


kwami williams

Kwami Williams was born and raised in Ghana and immigrated to the United States at the age of eight. He attended and graduated from Woodlawn High School where he was a student in the Engineering Magnet Program. His passion for science and innate curiosity led him to pursue a degree in Aerospace Engineering at MIT and to work with NASA. He first returned to Ghana through a service trip, and his encounter with rural poverty in the region led him to restructure his Aerospace Engineering degree and create the first Global Development concentration in the department.

He has since applied his engineering skills to the international development sphere. In partnership with MIT's D-Lab, he has co-designed an award-winning human powered centrifuge, a low-cost heat sealer, cell phone chargers for off-grid communities, and led the research and development of MoringaConnect's processing technologies. Kwami is based in Ghana and serves as the CEO of MoringaConnect.

Read more about Kwami's work in Ghana




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Jan 17th
County Wide Professional
Schools Closed for Students

Jan 18th & 19th
HSA Testing Begins!
Government & Biology

Jan 26th
Report Cards

Jan 27th
Spirit Night Fundraiser
at Chick-Fil-A
Printable Flyer
5pm - 9pm