Office of Strategic Planning (OSP)

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The Office of Strategic Planning is part of Baltimore County Public Schools’ (BCPS).  We are responsible for:

  • Analyzing school system demographics and projecting student enrollments and special program enrollments.
  • Developing strategies and long-range facility plans to meet capacity and instructional program needs.
  • Coordinating the publication of the six-year Capital Improvement Program and annual updated to the Educational Facilities Master Plan, and preparing justifications for projects included in these documents.
  • Participating in the development of Education Specifications for all capital projects.
  • Coordinating the development of school boundaries.
  • Maintaining and disseminating accurate school boundary information.
  • Representing BCPS interests in county land use planning and growth policy.

The Office of Strategic Planning can assist you with:

Melissa Appler
Mike Gotfredson
Chris Brocato
Planning Analyst
Contact Information: 
Office of Strategic Planning
9611 Pulaski Park Drive, Suite 307
Baltimore, MD 21220
(443) 809-4215 Boundary Information Line
(443) 809-4216 Office of Strategic Planning
(410) 238-1596 Fax
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