BOARD TO CONDUCT PUBLIC HEARING ON SUPERINTENDENT’S RECOMMENDED FY2021 CAPITAL BUDGET RECOMMENDATION, HEAR PRESENTATION ABOUT MEADE HIGH SCHOOL

The Board of Education of Anne Arundel County will conduct a public hearing on Superintendent George Arlotto’s recommended Fiscal Year 2021 Capital Budget and six-year Capital Improvement Plan during its next regularly scheduled meeting on Wednesday, September 25, 2019. The six-year plan, which includes a $209.1 million capital budget request … Continue reading

BOARD OF EDUCATION APPROVES FISCAL YEAR 2020 NEGOTIATED AGREEMENT WITH SECRETARIES AND ASSISTANTS ASSOCIATION

The Board of Education of Anne Arundel County today approved an agreement with the Secretaries and Assistants Association of Anne Arundel County (SAAAAC) that includes cost-of-living increases for all unit employees and step increases for eligible employees. The agreement, which was ratified by the bargaining unit earlier last night, contains … Continue reading

SUPERINTENDENT GEORGE ARLOTTO SUBMITS $209.1 MILLION CAPITAL BUDGET TO BOARD OF EDUCATION

Superintendent George Arlotto today recommended a $209.1 million FY2021 capital budget to the Board of Education that contains funding for nine major school projects, including the design of a new west county elementary school and a new Old Mill Middle School South. Dr. Arlotto’s recommendation is $43.2 million more than … Continue reading

FOUR AACPS HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS NAMED NATIONAL MERIT SCHOLARSHIP SEMIFINALISTS

Four students from three Anne Arundel County public high schools have been selected as semifinalists in the 2020 National Merit Scholarship competition. Broadneck, Glen Burnie, and Severna Park high schools have students on the prestigious list which is comprised of about 16,000 student achievers nationwide. Semifinalists in the competition, which … Continue reading

SCHOOL SYSTEM, COUNTY JOIN FORCES TO TACKLE ISSUES RELATED TO STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT GAPS

Superintendent George Arlotto and County Executive Steuart Pittman today announced a collaborative effort aimed at further identifying and addressing issues related to student achievement gaps in county schools. The Joint Initiative to Eliminate the Achievement Gap will include school system and county employees, parents, and community members who will collaborate … Continue reading

PARK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL RECEIVES $10,000 DONATION FROM BURLINGTON STORES and ADOPTACLASSROOM.ORG

In celebration of its new store at Centre at Glen Burnie, Burlington Stores, Inc., through its partnership with AdoptAClassroom.org, today presented a $10,000 donation to Park Elementary School. Representatives from Burlington Stores surprised the school’s teaching staff at an assembly before the school’s 515 students. The donation will be used … Continue reading