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With natural momentum, Ducketts Lane Elementary taking shape in Elkridge

School may be out for students, but it's definitely in for building crews as they near completion on the latest elementary school in the Howard County district — a $34 million, 10-acre, two-story facility in Elkridge that's scheduled to open in time for the coming school year. County officials say the 600 students at Ducketts Lane Elementary will enroll in one of Howard's most environmentally sophisticated school buildings, with hands-on offerings that help make the facility a teaching tool at virtually every turn. Some students might choose to write reports on the building of the school itself — it's been a civics lesson, complete with land acquisition...