BOARD OF EDUCATION TO HOLD PUBLIC HEARING AND VOTE ON RECOMMENDED FY2020 CAPITAL BUDGET

The Board of Education of Anne Arundel County will conduct a public hearing on Superintendent George Arlotto’s recommended Fiscal Year 2020 Capital Budget and six-year Capital Improvement Plan during its next regularly scheduled meeting on Wednesday, September 26, 2018. The six-year plan, which includes a $172 million capital budget request … Continue reading

BOARD OF EDUCATION APPROVES NEARLY $57 MILLION IN CONSTRUCTION CONTRACTS FOR THREE ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS

Continuing to pave the way to updated and upgraded educational environments for students, the Board of Education today approved more than $57 million in contracts for construction and renovation work on projects at Edgewater, Tyler Heights, and Richard Henry Lee elementary schools. The contracts, ranging from concrete to electrical, plumbing, … Continue reading

SUPERINTENDENT GEORGE ARLOTTO SUBMITS $172 MILLION CAPITAL BUDGET TO BOARD OF EDUCATION

Superintendent George Arlotto today recommended a $172 million FY2020 capital budget to the Board of Education that contains funding for nine major school projects, including the first round of funding for a new Old Mill West High School. Dr. Arlotto’s recommendation also contains funding for classroom additions, and additions for … Continue reading

BOARD OF EDUCATION APPROVES CONTRACT THAT WILL PROVIDE FREE SAT, PSAT TO ALL HIGH SCHOOL JUNIORS

The Board of Education of Anne Arundel County today approved a contract with College Board that will allow Anne Arundel County Public Schools (AACPS) to administer the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) and Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test (PSAT) to all high school juniors beginning this school year. AACPS had administered the … Continue reading

BOARD TO RECEIVE SUPERINTENDENT’S FY2020 CAPITAL BUDGET PROPOSAL AT NEXT MEETING

The Board of Education of Anne Arundel County will receive Superintendent George Arlotto’s proposed Fiscal Year 2020 Capital Budget at its next meeting, scheduled for Wednesday, September 12, 2018, in the Board Room at the Parham Building, 2644 Riva Road, Annapolis. The capital budget establishes funding priorities for construction projects … Continue reading

SCHOOL BOARD APPOINTMENT COMMISSION: 11 PEOPLE SUBMIT APPLICATIONS FOR DISTRICT 30 SEAT ON BOARD OF EDUCATION

August 31, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Contact: Bob Mosier Chief Communications Officer Anne Arundel County Public Schools 410-222-5312   The School Board Appointment Commission of Anne Arundel County received 11 applications for the vacant District 30 seat on the Board of Education of Anne Arundel County by today’s noon … Continue reading

MONARCH GLOBAL ACADEMY TEACHER HEATHER CARNAGHAN NAMED FINALIST FOR MARYLAND TEACHER OF THE YEAR

Monarch Global Academy Public Contract School teacher Heather Carnaghan today was named a finalist for the 2018-19 Maryland Teacher of the Year by the Maryland State Department of Education. Carnaghan is one of seven finalists for the award. The others are: LaQuisha Hall, Baltimore City; Tina Thomen, Carroll County; Staci … Continue reading

AACPS SHOWS SHARP INCREASES IN PARCC ALGEBRA I ASSESSMENT, GAINS ACROSS BOARD IN OTHER MATH AREAS

The percentage of Anne Arundel County Public Schools students who reached the level designated as College and Career Ready (CCR) on their respective PARCC Algebra I assessments jumped drastically in the 2017-2018 school year, according to data released by the Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) today. Nearly 84 percent … Continue reading