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  • Students living in poverty topic at Howard school board, council meeting

    Students living in poverty topic at Howard school board, council meeting
    The discussion centering on the concentration of students living in poverty in Howard County, and how those students perform on state tests, isn't a new one, but it came up again as a major point of discussion between members of Howard County's Board of...
  • School budget season underway in Laurel area

    Howard County Public School System Superintendent Renee Foose last week proposed a $742 million operating budget for fiscal 2015. A public hearing on the proposed budget is Jan. 30 at 7 p.m. Work sessions will follow Feb. 4 and 11 at 7 p.m., and Feb. 6...
  • Amid contention, work begins on Howard schools budget

    Amid contention, work begins on Howard schools budget
    With Superintendent Renee Foose's $742 million operating budget made public last week, the work to review and tweak the proposal has begun for both the Board of Education and a group of appointed citizens — a group that worried some of their purview...
  • Howard schools recover from possible cyber attack

    Howard schools recover from possible cyber attack
    Howard County Public School System officials said last week that Internet outages that persisted for nearly a week earlier in the month were caused by a possible cyber attack, and that the school system has contacted the FBI. Internet outages started...
  • Howard school board honors National Board Certified teachers

    The Howard County Board of Education honored 19 teachers who received certification, or re-certification, from the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards. "It's the highest-level credential in the educational profession," Superintendent...
  • Howard school board approves middle school redistricting amid parent outcry

    Howard school board approves middle school redistricting amid parent outcry
    Amid angry outbursts from parents, the Howard County Board of Education Thursday finalized redistricting plans that will send 1,177 students to different middle schools next year. The vote — broken into 13 separate motions for each of the shifts...
  • Howard County board ignored parents' objections to school redistricting plan [Letter]

    It seems strange that parents who objected to the original Howard County middle school redistricting plan had months to provide feedback and work with Superintendent Renee Foose on changes, yet those of us who are now objecting to parts of her revised...
  • Howard opens first school-based wellness center

    Howard opens first school-based wellness center
    Howard County history was made Monday with the opening of the county's first school-based wellness center. "This embodies a holistic approach to the health and well-being of our students," Superintendent Renee Foose said at the grand opening of the...
  • Howard school board elects Giles to second term as chair

    Ellen Giles was named chair of the Howard County Board of Education Thursday, marking her second time leading the board. Currently in her third term, Giles has been on the board since 2006, and served as chair from 2009-10. She replaces Frank Aquino...
  • Howard school system retirees angry over health care change

    Medicare-eligible retirees in the Howard County Public School System will have a new insurance plan come Jan. 1, but significant concerns have been expressed by some retirees that the plan isn't accepted by their health care providers. For $6.47...
  • Perkins named interim superintendent in Anne Arundel

    Mamie Perkins said Tuesday that her top priority as interim superintendent for Anne Arundel County public schools is simply to get in step with a 78,000-student system that will start a new school year in a little more than a month. "It's not as though...
  • Students head back to class in Howard County

    Students head back to class in Howard County
    Moments after the last bell rang on the first day of school, Juliana Dadurka rushed to greet her waiting mother outside of Ducketts Lane Elementary School, pausing to nuzzle the family's Yorkie Poo, Jack, in Shannon Dadurka's arms. "It was good,"...