Great News for Western


Among the projects in FY18 is first-year implementation of the district’s five year plan to address climate control in school buildings that are not part of the 21st Century School Buildings Plan, are not already scheduled for installation or upgrades to their HVAC systems, and currently do not have air conditioning.  The plan calls for installation of either vertical packaged units that address both cooling and heating issues or portable window units, depending on need at each school.  In FY18, the seven schools in the plan (listed below) will all received vertical packaged units:

  • Baltimore Polytechnic Institute

  • Edmondson-Westside High School

  • Frederick Douglass High School

  • Lakewood Elementary School

  • Mergenthaler Vocational-Technical High School

  • Reginald F. Lewis High School

  • Western High School

Information obtained from the Baltimore City Public School, Proposed FY18 Operating Budget.