BOARD OF EDUCATION TO HOLD PUBLIC HEARING AND VOTE ON RECOMMENDED FY2019 CAPITAL BUDGET

The Board of Education of Anne Arundel County will conduct a public hearing on Superintendent George Arlotto’s recommended Fiscal Year 2019 Capital Budget and six-year Capital Improvement Plan during its next regularly scheduled meeting on Wednesday, September 20, 2017. The six-year plan, which includes a $216 million capital budget for … Continue reading

COALITION OF PUBLIC SCHOOL SUPERINTENDENTS CALLS ON GOVERNOR HOGAN AND LEGISLATORS TO PROTECT STUDENTS; FIVE LARGE SYSTEM LEADERS URGE LAWMAKERS TO UPHOLD COMMITMENTS TO, RIGHTS OF DACA BENEFICIARIES

The leaders of five large Maryland public school systems today called upon Maryland Governor Larry Hogan, the State legislature, and congressional representatives to continue protecting the rights of DACA beneficiaries in the wake of the Trump administration’s announcement of its intent to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) … Continue reading

SUPERINTENDENT GEORGE ARLOTTO SUBMITS $216 MILLION CAPITAL BUDGET TO BOARD OF EDUCATION

Superintendent George Arlotto today recommended a $216 million FY2019 capital budget to the Board of Education that contains construction funding for nine major school projects as well as funding for open space classroom enclosures, classroom additions, and additions for kindergarten and prekindergarten. Dr. Arlotto’s request is nearly $19 million less … Continue reading

DR. MAISHA GILLINS NAMED EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF AACPS’ OFFICE OF EQUITY AND ACCELERATED STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT

Superintendent George Arlotto today named Dr. Maisha Gillins as the school system’s new Executive Director of the Office of Equity and Accelerated Student Achievement, an office which works with schools, parents, and the community to create equitable school cultures that are vital to eliminating gaps in student achievement. Dr. Gillins … Continue reading