BACK-TO-SCHOOL PROGRAM COORDINATED BY AACPS, SOCIAL SERVICES IN DESPERATE NEED OF DONATIONS

The annual Back-to-School Program coordinated by Anne Arundel County Public Schools and the Anne Arundel County Department of Social Services has received thousands of donations for needy students this year, but the program still needs donations for more than 3,000 students for the upcoming school year. The program annually matches … Continue reading

BOARD OF EDUCATION APPOINTS 11 MEMBERS TO EXECUTIVE PANEL OF COUNTYWIDE CITIZEN ADVISORY COMMITTEE

The Board of Education today appointed 11 county residents to two-year terms on the Executive Panel of the Countywide Citizen Advisory Committee (CAC), a 29-member panel that advises the Board on issues affecting the school system. The vacancies filled by today’s appointments came about through the expiration of terms of … Continue reading

BOARD OF EDUCATION ELECTS STACY KORBELAK PRESIDENT, PATRICIA NALLEY VICE PRESIDENT FOR 2014-2015 SCHOOL YEAR

The Board of Education of Anne Arundel County today elected Stacy Korbelak as president and Patricia Nalley as vice president for the 2014-2015 school year. Korbelak, who was appointed to the Board in July 2012, succeeds Board Member Teresa Milio Birge as president. A resident of Piney Orchard, Korbelak chaired … Continue reading

BOARD OF EDUCATION TO APPOINT MEMBERS TO COUNTYWIDE CAC, DISCUSS CONTRACTS FOR KINDERGARTEN ADDITIONS AT 3 SCHOOLS

The Board of Education of Anne Arundel County will vote on appointments to fill vacancies on the Countywide Citizen Advisory Committee and discuss architectural contracts to design kindergarten additions at three schools at its next meeting, scheduled for Wednesday, July 9, 2014. The meeting will be held in the Board … Continue reading

SUPERINTENDENT GEORGE ARLOTTO ADDS 3 MEMBERS TO BLUE RIBBON COMMISSION ON EQUITY AND ACHIEVEMENT

Superintendent George Arlotto today announced the appointments of three additional people to the Anne Arundel County Public Schools’ Blue Ribbon Commission on Equity and Achievement. Joining the panel are: Bishop Craig Coates, pastor of Fresh Start Church in Glen Burnie Rev. Sheryl Menendez, pastor of Light of the World Ministries … Continue reading

INTERIM SUPERINTENDENT MAMIE J. PERKINS APPOINTS 21-MEMBER BLUE RIBBON COMMISSION ON EQUITY AND ACHIEVEMENT

Interim Superintendent Mamie J. Perkins today announced the names of 21 people who will serve on Anne Arundel County Public Schools’ Blue Ribbon Commission on Equity and Achievement to examine issues related to achievement and discipline gaps and make recommendations to narrow disparities that exist among student groups. “As I … Continue reading