ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS FUELS MORE STUDENTS TO ACHIEVE THROUGH BREAKFAST CHALLENGE

In a video announcement to more than 79,000 students at nearly 120 schools this morning, Anne Arundel County Public Schools launched a countywide campaign to encourage more students to eat school breakfast. In response to the statewide Breakfast Challenge kickoff today, students across the county were implored by Superintendent George … Continue reading

AACPS TO REQUEST 45-DAY EXTENSION OF IMMUNIZATION DEADLINE, ALLOWING ALL STUDENTS TO ATTEND SCHOOL ON SEPT. 15

Anne Arundel County Public Schools Superintendent George Arlotto said today that he will request the 45-day extension of the immunization deadline for students offered late Friday night by the state Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. The request means that no students will be excluded from school on Monday, September … Continue reading

BOARD OF EDUCATION TO HOLD PUBLIC HEARING ON SUPERINTENDENT’S RECOMMENDED FY2016 CAPITAL BUDGET AT SEPTEMBER 17, 2014, MEETING

The Board of Education of Anne Arundel County will conduct a public hearing on Superintendent George Arlotto’s recommended Fiscal Year 2016 Capital Budget and six-year Capital Improvement Plan during its next regularly scheduled meeting on Wednesday, September 17, 2014. The six-year plan, which includes a $163.4 million capital budget for … Continue reading

SOUTH RIVER HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER CARLO ECHIVERRI WINS 2014 JAN HOLLMANN ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION AWARD

Carlo Echiverri, an Advanced Placement Environmental Science teacher at South River High School, has been named the winner of the 2014 Jan Hollmann Environmental Education Award. The award is named for the late Jan Hollmann, an environmental activist who created the first land trust in Maryland, now known as the … Continue reading

SUPERINTENDENT GEORGE ARLOTTO SUBMITS $163.4 MILLION CAPITAL BUDGET REQUEST TO BOARD OF EDUCATION

Superintendent George Arlotto today recommended a $163.4 million FY2016 capital budget to the Board of Education that requests funding for comprehensive renovation projects at nine schools and continues funding for prekindergarten and kindergarten additions and open space classroom enclosures. The request allocates nearly $101 million to the following renovation projects, … Continue reading

BOARD TO RECEIVE SUPERINTENDENT’S FY2016 CAPITAL BUDGET PROPOSAL, HEAR PRESENTATION ON CONCUSSION AWARENESS

The Anne Arundel County Board of Education will receive Superintendent George Arlotto’s proposed Fiscal Year 2016 Capital Budget and will hear a presentation on the school system’s efforts in addressing concussions and suspected head injuries at its next meeting, scheduled for Wednesday, September 3, 2014, in the Board Room at … Continue reading

NEW INITIATIVE CHANGES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL LANDSCAPE, INCREASES OPPORTUNITIES FOR STUDENTS AND TEACHERS

Superintendent George Arlotto today announced a new elementary school pilot program that will change the face of elementary education in the county and bring about increased opportunities for both students and teachers. The Triple E: Enhancing Elementary Excellence initiative will provide students with an additional area of study within the … Continue reading