Test Day Information

Test Date and Location

The Ingenuity Project Admissions Test will be administered to students on: Saturday, January 12, 2019.

Testing Site:

Baltimore Polytechnic Institute | 1400 West Cold Spring Lane | Baltimore, Maryland 21209
The building is located at the intersection of Cold Spring Lane and Falls Road. From I-83 take the Cold Spring Lane East exit. Please follow signs to DeHuff Hall (the main entrance to Poly). There is ample free parking on the campus.

Confirmed High School Applicants:

Report Time: Registration will begin promptly at 7:45 for high school applicants. Doors will open 15 minutes prior to registration (HIGH SCHOOL ONLY NON TICKET HOLDERS WILL BE ADMITTED AT 7:15).

Confirmed Testing Accommodation Applicants (Middle and High School):

Report Time: Registration will begin promptly at 7:45 for students who have confirmed testing accommodations. Doors will open 15 minutes prior to registration (HIGH SCHOOL AND MIDDLE SCHOOL ACCOMMODATIONS NON TICKET HOLDERS WILL BE ADMITTED AT 7:15).

Confirmed Middle School Applicants:

Report Time: Registration will begin promptly at 8:45 for middle school applicants. Doors will open 15 minutes prior to registration (MIDDLE SCHOOL ONLY NON TICKET HOLDERS WILL BE ADMITTED AT 8:15). Please look for directional signs for entry for Middle School testing.

Test Ticket Information & Instructions

· Print and sign the Admissions Test Ticket (provided in your confirmation email)
· Bring the signed Admissions Test Ticket with you to admissions test.
· Bring two sharpened #2 pencils.
· Bring a snack and drink with you. There will be a 10-minute break between tests for snacks. Parents may not bring snacks to students after registration or leave snacks with a staff member.

MISSING OR LOST TEST TICKETS

Please print and complete the test ticket. ALL TICKETS MUST BE SIGNED BY THE PARENT OR GUARDIAN this ticket must be completed prior to entry.

ALL STUDENTS MUST HAVE A TICKET TO TEST. If you cannot locate your test ticket or forget to bring your printed copy, please click the correct link below and print.

Middle School with VERIFIED accommodations

Middle School – No accommodations

High School with VERIFIED accommodations

High School – No accommodations

Student Dismissal

Depending on your test starting time, testing will end between 11:45 am and 12:45 pm. Students will be dismissed in the cafeteria, please feel free to wait in the designated parent area. ALL STUDENTS MUST BE PICKED UP BY 1:30 P.M. PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT THERE IS NO WAITING AREA OR ACCESS TO THE BUILDING AS THE BUILDING IS LOCKED PROMPTLY AT 1:30. Arrangements must be made to pick up your child prior to 1:30 p.m. In addition, there will be no staff to wait with your child. If you are dropping your child off and returning, please make sure that your child has a charged and working cell phone to reach you.

Inclement Weather Policy

We follow Baltimore City Public Schools inclement weather protocol. Should there be inclement weather we will post a message on our website and/ phone line no later than 5:30 a.m. on test day.

Unable to test?

If you have a conflict or emergency and cannot test, we will automatically schedule you for the makeup test on January 26, 2019. You do not have to call or email us. In addition, we will send a reminder 3-5 business days prior to the makeup date. As a reminder please check your email (as well as spam and junk mail) for updates and additional notifications.

What's Happening

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Application Timeline

November 1, 2018Ingenuity Online Applications Open
December 8, 2018Baltimore City Schools Choice Fair
January 12, 2019Ingenuity's Admissions Testing
January 26, 2019Ingenuity's Admissions Testing (SNOW DATE)
On or About March 29, 2019Offers for 6th and 10th Grade Awarded
July 2019Offers for 7th and 10th Grade Awarded

Ingenuity Project Headquarters

1400 West Cold Spring Lane, Baltimore, MD, USA

410-662-8665

James McHenry Elementary School

31 S Schroeder St, Baltimore, MD 21223, USA

(410) 396-1621

Baltimore Polytechnic Institute

1400 West Cold Spring Lane, Baltimore, MD 21209, United States

410-396-7026

Hamilton Middle School

6101 Old Harford Road, Baltimore, MD 21214, United States

410-396-6375

Mount Royal Middle School

121 McMechen St, Baltimore, MD 21217, United States

410-396-0864

Roland Park Middle School

5207 Roland Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21210, United States

410-396-6420

Locations / Schools

Ingenuity Project Headquarters
1400 West Cold Spring Lane
410-662-8665


James McHenry Elementary School
31 S Schroeder St
(410) 396-1621


Baltimore Polytechnic Institute
1400 West Cold Spring Lane
410-396-7026


Hamilton Middle School
6101 Old Harford Road
410-396-6375


Mount Royal Middle School
121 McMechen St
410-396-0864


Roland Park Middle School
5207 Roland Avenue
410-396-6420