Baltimore City Public Schools provides excellence in education for every child at every level by focusing on instruction, managing systems efficiently, and sustaining a culture of excellence. Led by Chief Executive Officer, Sonja Santelises, City Schools is among the country's largest urban school districts with nearly 84,000 students and a budget of $1.34 billion. City Schools' portfolio includes schools with distinct academic focuses, a range of grade spans, all-boys and all-girls schools, charter schools - a range of options to meet the needs of every student and the professional interests of every teacher. Our students walk through the doors of City Schools filled with talent, dreams, and enormous potential. Our responsibility is to provide the world-class education that will empower them to hone their gifts and give them the skills they need to pursue the future that calls them.