Schools by Region

Central Region

 

Alfred D. Noyes Children's Center
Alfred D. Noyes Children's Center
Rockville, Maryland

The Alfred D. Noyes Children's Center (ADNCC) is located in Rockville, a city in central Montgomery County. The facility provides secure detention services to 57 male and female youth. The Juvenile Services Education (JSE) program provides 6 hours of weekday instruction in four subjects: Reading/Language Arts, Mathematics, Computer Literacy, and Career Development/Life Skills. There are 11 JSE staff members, including a principal, 4 academic teachers, 2 special educators, 1 resource teacher, a library/media specialist, guidance counselor, and an office secretary.


Baltimore City Juvenile Justice Center
Baltimore City Juvenile Justice Center
Baltimore, MD

Baltimore City Juvenile Justice Center (BCJJC) provides centralized intake, assessment, court, detention services, and 144 beds for delinquent youth requiring detention. Given the large population, the Juvenile Services Education Program at BCJJC is comprised of 25 staff members. The staff includes a principal and guidance counselor, who assist the instructional staff with the delivery of core academic and career technology programming. Additionally, special education services are provided by four certified instructional staff and a lead special education teacher.


Charles H. Hickey Jr. School
Charles H. Hickey, Jr. School
Parkville, MD

Charles H. Hickey Jr. School, is located in Parkville, Maryland. It houses young men detained awaiting trial or pending placement to a committed program. The Juvenile Services Education Program under MSDE assumed responsibility for the instructional program at this location in July 2004. Currently, the school staff consists of 21 instructional and support staff who provide the youth with six hours of daily instruction, including core academic subjects, special education, career technology education, library/media, and transition services.

Thomas J. S. Waxter Children’s Center
Thomas J.S. Waxter Center
Laurel, MD

The Thomas J. S. Waxter Children’s Center is a secure detention facility for 40 girls located in Laurel. The Juvenile Services Education Program at Waxter is comprised of seven staff members including a principal, special education teacher, two regular education teachers, a guidance counselor, an instructional assistant, and a secretary/records clerk. Students at the Waxter receive instruction in core academic subjects and special education services, if eligible.


Eastern Region

 

Cheltenham Youth Facility (CYF)
Cheltenham Youth Facility
Cheltenham, MD

Cheltenham Youth Facility (CYF) is located in Prince George’s County and provides detention services for approximately 115 youth. Given the large population, the Juvenile Services Education Program at CYF is comprised of 22 staff members. The staff includes a principal, teacher supervisor, and guidance counselor who assist the instructional staff with the delivery of core academic and career technology programming. Additionally, special education services are provided by four certified instructional staff and a lead special education teacher.


J. DeWeese Carter Center
J. DeWeese Carter Children's Center
Chestertown, MD

The J. DeWeese Carter Center is a secure treatment facility for 15 girls in Chestertown. The Juvenile Services Education Program at Carter is comprised of seven staff members including a principal, special education teacher, two regular education teachers, a guidance counselor, an instructional assistant, and a secretary/records clerk. Students at the Carter Center receive instruction in core academic subjects and special education services, if eligible.


Lower Eastern Shore Children’s Center (LESCC)
Lower Eastern Shore Children's Center
Salisbury, MD

Lower Eastern Shore Children’s Center (LESCC), located in Salisbury, Maryland, provides secure detention for 24 youth, both boys and girls, from Dorchester, Somerset, Wicomico and Worcester counties. The Juvenile Services Education Program is comprised of seven members including, a principal, guidance counselor, special education instructor, two regular education instructors, instructional assistant, and secretary/records clerk. Students at LESCC receive instruction in core academic subjects and special education services, if eligible.


Western Region

 

Backbone Mountain Youth Center
Backbone Mountain Youth Center
Swanton, MD

Backbone Mountain Youth Center (BBYC) is located on Backbone Mountain in Garrett County, Maryland. The Center serves up to 48 male youth ages 14-to-18 for 6-to-9 months of substance abuse treatment.

The education program consists of a school principal, 4 instructional staff, a guidance counselor, special educator, instructional assistant, college program coordinator, and support staff coordinating student records acquisition.


Green Ridge Youth Center
Green Ridge Youth Center
Flintstone, MD

Green Ridge Youth Center (GRYC) is a treatment facility for up to 40 young men ages 13 to 18 located in Allegany County, Maryland. There are currently 3 programs: Mountain Quest, a 90-day Wilderness-based program for youths experiencing their first commitment; Revelations, an intensive, 6-to-9 month outpatient program; and Odyssey and Team Unity, a 6-to-9 month behavior and social modification treatment program.

The education program consists of a school principal, 4 instructional staff, a guidance counselor, special educator, instructional assistant, and support staff coordinating student records acquisition.


Meadow Mountain Youth Center
Meadow Mountain Youth Center
Grantsville, MD

Meadow Mountain Youth Center (MMYC) is located next to New Germany State Park in Garrett County, Maryland. The Center services up to 40 male youth ages 14-to-18 for substance abuse treatment.

The education program consists of a school principal, 4 instructional staff, a guidance counselor, 2 special educators, an instructional assistant, and support staff coordinating student records acquisition.


Savage Mountain Youth Center
Savage Mountain Youth Center
Lonaconing, MD

Savage Mountain Youth Center (SMYC) is located in Allegany County, Maryland. The Center serves up to 36 young men ages 14-to-18 for a 6-to-9 month treatment program.

The education program consists of a school principal, 3 instructional staff, guidance counselor, special educator, instructional assistant, and support staff coordinating student records acquisition.


Victor Cullen Center (VCC)
Victor Cullen Center
Sabillasville, MD

The Victor Cullen Center (VCC) is a secure treatment facility located in northern Frederick County. Accepting adjudicated boys from across the state, VCC has the capacity to care for 48 boys between the ages of 14-19 years in a six to nine month treatment program for issues related to mental health and substance abuse. The MSDE Juvenile Services Education Program at VCC has a total of 13 staff members, including a principal, 3 academic teachers, 2 special education teachers, one CTE teachers, a library/media specialist, a guidance counselor, three instructional assistants, and an Office Secretary.


Western Maryland Children’s Center (WMCC)
Western Maryland Children's Center
Hagerstown, MD

Western Maryland Children’s Center (WMCC), located in Hagerstown, Maryland, provides secure detention for 24 youth. The Juvenile Services Education Program is comprised of six members including, a guidance counselor, special education instructor, two regular education instructors, instructional assistant, and secretary/records clerk. The principal providing supervision for this location also has administrative responsibilities for Victor Cullen Center. Students at WMCC receive instruction in core academic subjects and special education services, if eligible.