Education

Students at Eastern Tech, Perry Hall High named National Merit semifinalists

TOWSON, MD—Twenty Baltimore County Public Schools students from eight high schools have been named semifinalists in the 65th annual National Merit Scholarship Program coordinated by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. The honored students are: Catonsville High School Jessica L. McDivitt Eleanor G. Queeney Ellen K. Schumacher Dulaney High School Mir Saif Hossain Victoria S. Jin Gautam Maybhate Sreesaisowmya Potluri Sarah …


Education

PHHS teacher named American Geographical Society Teacher Fellow

PERRY HALL, MD – The American Geographical Society (AGS) has named Allison Robinson of Perry Hall High School a 2019 AGS Geography Teacher Fellow. The AGS Geography Teacher Fellow program is a year-long professional development opportunity that enables Geography teachers to implement open-source mapping into their classrooms and provides supplementary resources and materials to the teachers. Teachers were selected from …


BCPS Community Conversations: Meet Superintendent Darryl Williams

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Residents of northeastern Baltimore County will soon have an opportunity to meet with new Baltimore County Public Schools Superintendent Darryl Williams. As part of their “Community Conversations”series, BCPS will present a series of talks where residents can chat with Superintendent Williams and share their thoughts. One session will take place on Monday, September 30, at Overlea High …

MDTA to host public meeting on I-95 Express Toll Lanes Northbound Extension

PERRY HALL, MD – The MDTA iwill host two public meetings to discuss updates on the I-95 Express Toll Lanes Northbound Extension. The first meeting will be held on Monday, August 5, at Perry Hall High School from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.  A second meeting will be held on Wednesday, August 7, at William Paca/Old Post Road Elementary School in …

New turf field at Perry Hall High School damaged by fireworks

PERRY HALL, MD – Police are searching for whomever may have damaged the newly-installed turf athletic field at Perry Hall High School on the Fourth of July. Reports indicate that the damage was done via the use of fireworks on the field. Photos from the scene showed used fireworks strewn about the field and scorch marks on portions of the …

Rising BCPS seniors invited to participate in summer college boot camps

TOWSON, MD – This summer, BCPS rising seniors (students who will enter Grade 12 in the 2019-2020 school year) are invited to participate in free regional or school-specific Summer College Boot Camps. Each camp will vary, but all will offer information and resources on the process of selecting and applying to a college and applying for financial aid. Some camps …