Character.org, in collaboration with our state affiliates, The Maryland Center for Character Education at Stevenson University and the Maryland State Department of Educationaccepts Schools of Character applications from public, private and charter schools as well as districts throughout the state of Maryland through our Schools of Character program. Applicants selected as a Maryland School of Character will hold their designation for 3 years and their applications will be forwarded to the national level for consideration as a National School of Character.

Learn more about the application process.



State Coordinator(s)

Maryland Center for Character Education
Timothy Patrick Hayden
Supervisor, Office of School Counseling
Baltimore County Public Schools
410-887-0291
thayden@bcps.org