Education, Politics

Olszewski announces $70 million investment in Baltimore County school construction

TOWSON, MD—County Executive Johnny Olszewski on Monday was joined by House Speaker Adrienne Jones, Baltimore County Public Schools Superintendent Darryl Williams, and Baltimore County Council Chairman Julian Jones to announce $70 million in new investments in school construction for Fiscal Year 2023. Standing inside of Scotts Branch Elementary School, Olszewski announced that the school would be rebuilt from the ground …


Education, Politics

Temporary cooling solutions coming for six BCPS schools

TOWSON, MD—Baltimore County Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Darryl L. Williams and Board of Education Chair Kathleen Causey issued statements following County Executive Johnny Olszewski’s announcement indicating that he had identified $16 million in county funds for air conditioning and heating units in county schools. This funding matches $13.4 million in state funding awarded by the Maryland Interagency Commission on School …


Non-air conditioned BCPS schools to close on Wednesday due to heat

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Due to impending excessive heat, Baltimore County Public Schools has announced that all non-air conditioned facilities will be closed on Wednesday, October 2, 2019. All magnet school shuttles will continue on normal schedules. The following schools will be closed on Wednesday: Bedford Elementary School Berkshire Elementary School Campfield Early Learning Center Catonsville Center for Alternative Studies Colgate Elementary School …