| Aug 21, 2014
| 5:17 PM
Anthony Alston was appointed by Anne Arundel County Public Schools to address achievement gaps among student groups.
But the executive director of the system's new Office of Equity and Accelerated Student Achievement is also well aware of gaps that...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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 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...
| 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...
| 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."
| Feb 28, 2014
| 2:08 PM
Interim Superintendent Mamie Perkins said this week she is not one of the more than 50 applicants seeking to become the next permanent superintendent of Anne Arundel County Public Schools, saying instead she'll honor her a one-year agreement that...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 7:44 AM
Anne Arundel County school officials have whittled their list of superintendent candidates from more than 50 to seven.
Fifty-five people applied to replace Kevin Maxwell, who left Anne Arundel last year to take over the school system in Prince George's....
| Mar 18, 2014
| 9:33 AM
Three high school students have been named as finalists to become the next student member of the Anne Arundel County Board of Education.
They are Ayesha Chaudhry of South River High School in Edgewater, Camilla Shanley of North County High in Ferndale...