About Our School 


Our Vision

Benjamin Banneker Middle School will be an elite learning community where passionate students, dedicated staff, and involved community members will inspire an investment in life-long learning and social responsibility.

Our Mission

At Benjamin Banneker Middle School, we provide a positive learning environment to ensure academic success and instill social responsibility in every student through excellence in teaching and learning.

Who Was Benjamin Banneker?

Benjamin Banneker was born in 1731 and grew up on a 100 acre farm near Ellicott City in Baltimore County.

Inclement Weather Policy

Winter weather emergencies, such as snow and ice, may cause disruptions in school operations, including the closure of school, a delayed opening, or an early dismissal. This letter provides information about the procedures used when such disruptions occur. Information also is provided about the weather contingency plan that would add student instructional days to the end of the scheduled school year if schools are closed for more than four days due to excessive weather emergencies.