canoeSouthwest Baltimore Charter School (SBCS) provides students with a rigorous academic program based on the Expeditionary Learning (EL) model.  We teach and measure student achievement in three dimensions:  mastery of skills and knowledge, Habits of Scholarship (HofS), and quality work.  Learning at SBCS is active, challenging, collaborative and meaningful.  We integrate the arts into our curriculum, and offer a robust Fitness and Adventure program.  We offer a variety of after school activities which include soccer, basketball, coach class, chess club and more.