Press Releases

Wingspan Spring 2017

Students show off their work in this semester’s Wingspan!

‘Culture Keeper Feature’

The Children’s Guild and the Monarch Academies were recently featured in an article from SparkVision. (Culture Keeper Feature: The Children’s Guild)

Ezra Jack Keats Competition Winners from Monarch Academy

EJK Winner PressRelease From WBAL: A few students in the Baltimore area are $500 richer, and their teachers received gift certificates from Penguin-Random House to buy 25 books. All of this was a reward for creativity. The young writers were the winners of the inaugural Ezra Jack Keats Baltimore Bookmaking Competition. The winners included Liahna… Read More »


Playground is a Reality!

BGE, Monarch Academy, The Children’s Guild and KaBOOM! Team Up to Build a Playground in a Day at Monarch Academy in Baltimore City Designed by the children from the community, the playground will provide a safe place for thousands of children to play in Baltimore City. Read more of the story below. What an amazing… Read More »


M&T Bank grants The Children’s Guild 10k to help our learning environments

We salute our partners M&T Bank, who recently granted us $10,000 to create learning environments at our Monarch Academy Public Charter School in Baltimore. Dr. Andrew Ross, our CEO, is with Kate Williams, vice president with the not-for-profit banking group of M&T Bank. We very much appreciate the generosity of M&T Bank and its commitment… Read More »