| Jul 16, 2014
| 3:55 PM
Former Anne Arundel County school board member Eugene Peterson formally resigned Tuesday from the school system's ethics panel, less than a week after the board requested he step down for comments made at June meeting where he referred to interim...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 3:57 PM
A former Anne Arundel County school board member says he'll resign from a school system ethics panel after being censured by the board for comments he made last month, including a reference to then-interim superintendent Mamie Perkins as "Aunt Jemima."...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 12:57 PM
The Anne Arundel County school board adopted a $1.02 billion operating budget last week for the next fiscal year that includes funding for employee pay increases and the money to open a new contract school.
But the panel criticized county government...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 12:10 PM
A plan by Anne Arundel County school officials to realign an office that monitors minority achievement prompted tense moments during Wednesday's school board meeting, heightened by a former school board member referring to interim Superintendent Mamie...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 11:27 AM
George Arlotto officially become Anne Arundel County's next superintendent Wednesday, signing a four-year contract with an annual salary of $245,000.
Arlotto, a former principal in Montgomery County, follows Kevin Maxwell, who left the school system...
| May 6, 2014
| 8:52 AM
The Anne Arundel County Board of Education will announce the school system's new superintendent at Wednesday's scheduled meeting, officials said.
The state's fifth largest school system has chosen its new leader from three finalists, including two...
| May 7, 2014
| 6:21 PM
Anne Arundel County school officials conducted a national search that yielded more than 50 candidates to become the system's next superintendent, but it turned out the person for the job was already in the building.
George Arlotto, 50, the system's...
| May 4, 2014
| 9:17 AM
When Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman unveiled her proposed $1.35 billion county budget on Thursday, she described it as a package that reduced the county's property tax rate "without cutting essential services or depleting our savings."
| Mar 28, 2014
| 3:55 PM
The Anne Arundel County school board has narrowed its search for a new permanent superintendent to three finalists, including two that are currently employed in the school system, officials said Friday.
George Arlotto, school system chief of staff and...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 10:19 AM
County schools will be open the day after Easter and tack on another day to the school year to make up two days missed this year because of inclement weather.
Officials received a waiver from the state Department of Education last week for three other...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 3:00 AM
The search for the next superintendent of Anne Arundel County's public schools has been an exercise filled with numbers.
It's been nine months since Kevin Maxwell left the job for a similar post in Prince George's County, and one month since interim...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 12:21 PM
The public wasn’t invited to give input during the Anne Arundel Delegation’s meeting on Common Core State Standards on Tuesday night, but the nearly 100 people who showed up didn’t need to say a word.
Time and again, delegates...