Thurgood Marshall High School (Maryland)

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Thurgood Marshall High School
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Thurgood Marshall High School (Maryland)
5000 Truesdale Avenue

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21206

United States
Coordinates 39°19′13.″N76°32′46″W / 39.32028°N 76.54611°W / 39.32028; -76.54611 Coordinates: 39°19′13.″N76°32′46″W / 39.32028°N 76.54611°W / 39.32028; -76.54611
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School type Public, Comprehensive, Defunct
Closed2009
School district Baltimore City Public Schools
School number424
Grades 9-12
Enrollment545 (2009)
Area Urban

Thurgood Marshall High School was a public high school located in Baltimore, Maryland. The school is named for Baltimore native Thurgood Marshall, the first African American to be appointed as a Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court.


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