Dorothy I. Height Elementary School (formerly John Eager Howard)

To learn more about the plan and how you can be involved in helping implement it, contact Jaffa Weisss: 410-396-5937 or, or Chad Hayes: (410) 396-3958 or

The Planning Commission adopted the Dorothy I. Height (formerly John Eager Howard) Elementary School INSPIRE Plan on January 12, 2017. Download the INSPIRE Plan here.

Plan Development and Overview
Between August 2014 and October 2016, Department of Planning staff worked with members of the school and neighborhood communities to better understand their neighborhood experiences, concerns, and needs. Through community workshops, surveys, and walking tours, stakeholders have helped inform the recommendations presented here. Feedback from over 250 residents and stakeholders informed the plan.

Maps & Data

Community Information
• John Eager Howard Data Profile

Neighborhood Context 
• John Eager Howard Base Map
• John Eager Howard Planning Area Aerial Map
• John Eager Howard Housing Map
• John Eager Howard Transportation Map

Community Project: German Park Improvements