2020 – 2021

Hopkins podcast featuring Principal Hornbeck discussing virtual schooling and reopening with Dr. Josh Sharfstein

Coronavirus pandemic highlights opportunity gaps in public schools in Maryland, puts renewed focus on Kirwan

2019 – 2020

Hopkins Doesn’t Need an Armed Police Force, Now or Ever

Beyond Protests: 5 More Ways To Channel Anger Into Action To Fight Racism

Hundreds are still being turned away for coronavirus tests at a predominantly Latino church in Baltimore

How COVID-19 Has Changed a Baltimore Public School

Grassroots Organizers Urge Lawmakers to Pass Kirwan Recommendations – WBAL story featuring HHA Parent Jill Vasbinder

Op-Ed regarding Kirwan penned by Principal Hornbeck’s father, David Hornbeck


2018 – 2019

Mr. Hornbeck’s Op-Ed – Critical school poverty rate miscalculated in Md; here’s how to fix it

Local girls’ volleyball team comes off an undefeated season thanks to their coach

We are the champions!

Good Morning from Hampstead Hill Academy!

Maryland State Department of Education Report Card for Hampstead Hill Academy

MSDE Star Rating System featuring HHA

Sun Editorial that hits the right notes on equity

‘Like being in a family’: Hampstead Hill Academy earns 5 star rating

In Maryland, some schools overcome challenges to stand out in new rating system

Running a Baltimore school, Part I: Matt Hornbeck, Hampstead Hill Academy – Baltimore Sun


2017 – 2018

A chance to reshape Maryland’s schools – Baltimore Sun

Students in East Baltimore walk out of school – WYPR

Principal Hornbeck advocates for undocumented immigrants – Baltimore Sun

Do drink the water: Baltimore school system aims to make the fountains safe again – Baltimore Sun

Read about HHA’s Involvement in a Pilot Study to Compare a Mushroom-Soy-Beef Burger to an All-Beef Burger in School Meals – School Nutrition Association


2016 – 2017

Baltimore Schools Program has Provided 1,000 pairs of Free Glasses to Students  – Baltimore Sun

Unveiling of the Leaders Go Places Mural – Vimeo

Baltimore City Public School Implements Food Literacy for All Students – Center of Nutrition Studies

HHA Featured on WYPR