Maybe it was all the searing heat in late June and the interminable rain for much of July – plus more heat and rain this month — but it sure seems like Summer 2018 has really rushed by us in Harford County.
Last year, Baltimore City Public Schools launched its blueprint for success, a plan to build a generation of future leaders for our city, with literacy at its academic center. Twenty schools have been selected to lead the way, including ours. Here's how we've been preparing.
Tyler Curtiss, the third of the four former Glenelg High School students charged with hate crimes after graffiti depicting swastikas and racial epithets were found scrawled on the school’s grounds in late May made his first appearance in court on Thursday following his indictment by a grand jury.
Sheila A. Kelly, former human resources director for the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Baltimore, died July 23 at the Maris Grove Retirement Community in Glen Mills, Pa. The former Bolton Hill and Homeland resident was 75.
Many in the North Carroll High School community and I are frustrated with the entire situation, but an idea for a charter school may be the best we have at this time. I do believe that the current environment in Carroll may be more welcoming to a charter school and it is worth a shot.
Joshua Shaffer and Seth Taylor, two of the four Glenelg High School students charged with hate crimes after swastikas and racial epithets were found on the school’s property in late May appeared in Howard County Circuit Court this week.
An email blast Friday afternoon gave Hampstead residents short notice of a community meeting hosted by Commissioner Doug Howard, R-District 5, on Monday night to brainstorm the future of North Carroll High School. And Howard’s idea, which he presented to an audience of about 30 people...
Personal finance website WalletHub ranked Maryland as the eighth-best public school system in the U.S. in an analysis released on Monday. The analysis found that the state is the 10th best in quality among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, and the 20th safest school system.
Joshua Oltarzewski, a senior at Harford Technical High School in the Cyber Security/Computer and Networking Technology program, was sworn in Monday evening as the 30th student member of the Harford County Board of Education.
If you want to understand why Mark Zuckerberg is defending the rights of people to deny the Holocaust on his now sprawling Facebook platform, you have to look to his high school. Unfortunately, he's turned a truly inspiring teaching system on its head, using it to give wide berth to bullies.
On July 10 and 13, Habitat for Humanity Susquehanna, along with community leaders, volunteers, sponsors, donors, homeowners’ families and friends, celebrated the completion of two Habitat homes at dedication ceremonies held in Aberdeen and Joppa, respectively.
Frequent use of digital media may be associated with the development of ADHD symptoms in adolescence but more research is needed to know if the association is causal. The study is based on 2,587 Los Angeles County high school students who were tracked over two years.
More than a dozen seniors at Glen Burnie High School will spend the upcoming school year learning police codes and dispatch center technology — and how to appropriately respond to someone calling 911 in distress.
Heatstroke is a condition caused by the body overheating, usually as a result of physical exertion in or prolonged exposure to high temperatures, according to the Mayo Clinic. It is the most serious form of heat injury and, naturally, is most common in the summer months.
Sage Policy Group presented seven scenarios to addressing current and future overcrowding in Baltimore County high schools during a public informational session on July 12 held at Carver Center High School in Towson.