Welcome to Hampstead Hill Academy

Hampstead Hill Academy is a PreK through 8th grade Baltimore City public charter school. Our elementary school is rated higher than 73% of schools in the whole state, and our middle school is rated higher than 93%  of the schools in the state.  For the past two years, HHA has been the highest performing elementary/middle school in Baltimore City Public Schools.






Welcome to AAPI Heritage Month by Mr. Hornbeck

The History of AAPI Heritage Month by Areanna Smith

Sammy Lee by Cecilia Couteau

Yo-Yo Ma by Andrew Beaudry

Time to Tell the District How Much You Like Hampstead Hill Academy! Parent Survey Now Available! / ¡Es hora de decirle al distrito cuánto le gusta Hampstead Hill Academy! – ¡Encuesta para padres ahora disponible!

The End of Year Family Survey issued by Baltimore City Public Schools is now available.  The survey will be available from now until May 21st. Parents and guardians are asked to complete one survey for each school that they have a child enrolled in. Parents and guardians can access the survey on any internet-connected device (phone, computer, laptop, etc.) by going to this link:


The survey is available in 12 languages: Amharic, Arabic, English, Spanish, French, Nepali, Kinyarwanda, Swahili, Tigrinya, Urdu, Vietnamese, and Simplified Chinese.  Please look at the picture below.  The red arrow indicates where to change the language.  If you have any issues completing the survey, please call the main office at 410.396.9146.

La Encuesta familiar de fin de año emitida por las escuelas públicas de la ciudad de Baltimore ya está disponible. La encuesta estará disponible desde ahora hasta el 21 de mayo. Se les pide a los padres y tutores que completen una encuesta por cada escuela en la que tengan un niño inscrito. Los padres y tutores pueden acceder a la encuesta en cualquier dispositivo conectado a Internet (teléfono, computadora, computadora portátil, etc.) yendo a este enlace:


La encuesta está disponible en 12 idiomas: amárico, árabe, inglés, español, francés, nepalí, kinyarwanda, swahili, tigrinya, urdu, vietnamita y chino simplificado. Por favor, mire la imagen de abajo. La flecha roja indica dónde cambiar el idioma. Si tiene algún problema para completar la encuesta, llame a la oficina principal al 410.396.9146.


From the Desk of Principal Hornbeck – Open Enrollment Until Friday, May 7th

April 27, 2021
If your child has been remote, HHA will have a two week open enrollment period until Friday, May 7th. If your child has been remote all year and you now want them to return to in-person, please send me an email request at principalhornbeck@hha47.org. Please let me know your preference of the AM or PM session. Ms. Swann will work with our Academic Coaches to place your student and will be in touch by email about your child’s in-person start date, which will be three school days after you email me. Ms. Swann will also send you the in-person consent form, which must be signed for every child returning to in-person instruction. The consent form is also below this message.  As a reminder, PreK-4 students must have an adult with them at arrival each day. Grade 5 – 8 students may check in on their own. Don’t hesitate to email me with any questions. 

When Your HHA Student Returns to In-Person School

When you child returns to school, the following documentation must be provided: Emergency Contact Information – It is important that if there is an issue with your student that we have the most up to date contact information for you.  If you have already submitted your information and you want to confirm or make changes to your form, please email Ms. Swann at geriswann@hotmail.com.  Link for the emergency card is listed below: We will also need the Baltimore City Public Schools Parent/Guardian Consent Form for In-Person School and COVID-19 Awareness Agreement completed and returned to HHA.

HHA is currently accepting applications for Prek and Grades K – 8.

Click Here for PreK Information

Click Here for Kindergarten – 8 Information