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Robert Wayne Gladden, Jr.
Perry Hall High principal named 5th District's Citizen of the Year
Perry Hall High principal named 5th District's Citizen of the Year

On the evening of Aug. 27, George Roberts finally arrived home at his Idlewylde house around 10 p.m. Instead of returning home early that evening to hear about his daughters' first days of school at Dumbarton Middle and Stoneleigh Elementary, Roberts, principal of Perry Hall High, made the drive home down East Joppa Road late in the August night with a heavy heart — and knowledge that his own school community had been changed forever. Roberts had endured every school administrator's nightmare that morning on the first day of school when a student, 15-year-old Robert Wayne Gladden Jr., allegedly brought a shotgun into school, assembled it in a bathroom and shot another...

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