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 …


Education, Weather

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 …