SUPERINTENDENT GEORGE ARLOTTO CANCELS SCHOOL SYSTEM FIELD TRIPS TO BALTIMORE IN LIGHT OF POTENTIAL UNREST IN CITY

Citing the threat of more unrest like that seen Saturday night, Superintendent George Arlotto today canceled all school system field trips and activities scheduled to be held at venues in Baltimore City through Sunday, May 3. The cancellation affects about 40 planned trips by schools ranging from elementary to high … Continue reading

SEVERNA PARK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL FIFTH-GRADE TEACHER JENNIE MERRILL NAMED AACPS TEACHER OF THE YEAR; SPALDING TEACHER CATHERINE KLASE-MARKEY WINS INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS TEACHER OF THE YEAR

Jennie Merrill, a fifth-grade teacher at Severna Park Elementary School, tonight was named the 2014-2015 Anne Arundel County Public Schools Teacher of the Year at the 29th annual Excellence in Education Awards. Catherine Klase-Markey, a social studies teacher at Archbishop Spalding High School, was named the 2014-2015 Independent Schools Teacher of … Continue reading

BROADNECK HIGH SCHOOL SENIOR EARNS PRESTIGIOUS NATIONAL ACHIEVEMENT SCHOLARSHIP

The National Merit Scholarship Corporation recently announced that Darian Rice, a senior at Broadneck High School, is the lone Anne Arundel County recipient of a 2015 National Achievement scholarship. He is among a group of approximately 700 talented African-American students from across the country to be awarded scholarships totaling more … Continue reading

HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS REMINDED OF CONSEQUENCES OF USING OR POSSESSING ILLEGAL SUBSTANCES IN WEEKS LEADING UP TO GRADUATION

Superintendent George Arlotto today reminded high school seniors and their parents that the use or possession of alcohol and other illegal substances can cost students a chance to participate in prom, graduation, and other ceremonies culminating their high school careers. In a letter sent home with seniors today, Dr. Arlotto … Continue reading

MGT OF AMERICA CONTINUING TO ACCEPT COMMUNITY INPUT ON NEW SCHOOL FACILITIES STUDY

MGT of America, the company charged with conducting the new school facilities study for Anne Arundel County Public Schools and the Anne Arundel County Government, is continuing to accept public input as to how the county should proceed in eradicating its infrastructure backlog and undertake school construction or renovation projects. … Continue reading