Search is under way for Teacher of...


Search is under way for Teacher of Year

The search for Anne Arundel County's teacher of the year is on.

Applications have been distributed to principals, PTA presidents, and student government leaders.

The applications are due by April 16 to Teacher of the Year coordinator Nancy Jane Adams at Office of the Superintendent, Anne Arundel County Public Schools, 2644 Riva Road, Annapolis Road 21401.

Anyone may nominate a teacher.

The person who makes the nomination is responsible for collecting letters of support, assisting the nominee with the basic data sheet and helping to prepare the application for reviewing.

A committee reviews the applications and selects three finalists for interviews in April. The superintendent of schools makes the final selection. The decision will be announced by May 10.

Scholarships offered by businesswomen

The Maryland Capital Chapter of the American Business Women's Association in Annapolis is currently accepting applications for scholarships for the 1993-1994 academic year.

The deadline is Friday. Applications may be obtained by calling 266-6145.

Yokohama Academy seeks hosts for students

The Yokohama Academy USA, a Maryland-based nonprofit institution that works to promote understanding and training in foreign language and culture, is seeking families to serve as sponsors for Japanese exchange students.

Families or single parents who are willing to sponsor a high school or university student for the period of July 19 to Aug. 2 can contact Martha Martin at 455-6800.

The students will be studying at Anne Arundel Community College during this time, so locations close to the college are preferred.

Harbour School has relocated

The Harbour School recently relocated to the Broadneck Peninsula at 1277 Green Holly Drive.

Opened in 1982, The Harbour School is an educational center for learning-disabled and multiple-handicapped students from nursery school age through grade 12.

The fully accredited high school offers a diploma approved by the Maryland State Board of Education.

Information: 974-4248.

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