Education

BCPS students earn 77 Scholastic Gold Key Awards in visual, literary arts

Towson, MD – Baltimore County Public Schools students have been honored with 77 Gold Keys through the Scholastic Art and Writing Awards programs. The awards, announced February 1, are the most prestigious art and writing awards presented to students in Grades 7 – 12. Submissions are juried by luminaries in the visual and literary arts, some of whom are past …


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BCPS hosting FAFSA Frenzy to help parents of graduating seniors seek financial aid for college

It’s time for parents of graduating seniors to complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). All federal grant and loan awards are determined by this free application, and nearly all colleges use the FAFSA as the basis for their own financial aid awards. To help more seniors and their families complete the FAFSA, Baltimore County Public Schools is …


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 …

Governor Hogan, County Executive Mohler react to Aberdeen shooting

Governor Larry Hogan and Baltimore County Executive Don Mohler have weighed in on Thursday’s shooting in the Aberdeen area. Four people were killed and seven people injured in the shooting, which occurred at a Rite Aid distribution center in the 1500-block of Perryman Road at just after 9 a.m. According to her social media profile, the suspect, Snochia Moseley, 26, …

Aberdeen shooting: former Overlea High student identified as shooter

UPDATE: The victims have been identified. Police also believe the suspect had been suffering from mental illness. Click here for details. Original story below… —— A former student at a Nottingham-area high school has been identified as the suspect in Thursday’s shooting spree in Aberdeen. According to her social media profile, Snochia Moseley, 26, attended Overlea High School. Her profile …

Water main break leaves Overlea High School without service

A major water main break is affecting the Overlea area on Tuesday morning. The Department of Public Works reports that a twelve-inch main has ruptured at Overlea High School in the 5400-block of Kenwood Avenue. Eighty residents, nine fire hydrants, and the high school are all without water at this hour. The roadway in front of Overlea High School has …