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Maryland School for the Blind sets Guinness World Record

The Maryland School for the Blind has set a Guinness World Record. A word record has been set for the longest marathon game of Goalball, according to the Guinness World Record organization. Teams consisting of MSB students and alumni as well as collegiate, adult, and Paralympic athletes attempted the feat on December 7 and 8, 2018 by playing the physically …


Education

BCPS stakeholder survey set to roll out on Friday

Baltimore County Public Schools students in Grades 3 – 12, and all parents/caregivers, community members, and staff are invited to participate in the online BCPS Stakeholder Survey from Friday, January 18, through Sunday, February 24. The survey will be available on the BCPS website. It is anonymous and takes five minutes or less to complete on a phone, tablet, or …


Md. SPCA Kindness for Paws Art Show comes to White Marsh Mall in Febuary

The Maryland SPCA will be hosting their 6th Annual Kindness for Paws Art Show at White Marsh Mall in the Macy’s HOME court this February. This is an animal-welfare-inspired art collection by local students from various local schools. Artwork will be available in the Macy’s HOME court from Saturday, February 9th, through Sunday, February 17th. On Sunday, February 17th from …

School bus, police car collide in Middle River

Crews are on the scene of a Friday afternoon crash in Middle River. The crash was reported at just after 3 p.m. along Middle River Road at Martin Boulevard. Initial reports indicate that a Parkville High School bus collided with a police cruiser. Seven occupants of the bus are being evaluated. Several other vehicles were also involved in the crash. The …

Board of Education forms superintendent search committee

During the December 11 meeting of the Board of Education of Baltimore County, in open session, Board Chair Kathleen Causey announced the creation of an “ad hoc” committee of the Board tasked with making recommendations to the full Board regarding a potential superintendent search. It was announced that Board Vice Chair Julie Henn would serve as Chair of this committee. Also …

Overlea High School’s Zachary Clark named Maryland School Counselor of the Year

TOWSON, MD – The Maryland School Counselor Association has named Zachary Clark, of Overlea High School, as the 2019 Maryland School Counselor of the Year. He will be honored at the National School Counseling Week gala on February 8, 2019, at Martin’s Crosswinds in Greenbelt, and he will be nominated to the American School Counselor Association for the National School …