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BCPS music students to play alongside BSO on Thursday

Before an audience of elementary, middle, and high school students, 38 high school musicians will perform alongside members of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra during the Baltimore County Public Schools’ annual Side By Side concert. The event will take place on Thursday, February 14, at 11 a.m. at the Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall. The students, all members of the county’s high …


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 …


Perry Hall High School wins winter 2019 cheerleading championship [VIDEO]

They’ve done it again. The Perry Hall High School cheerleaders emerged with the title at the Baltimore County Public Schools winter cheerleading championships. This marks the ninth time that the Gators have claimed the title. Advertisement The state semifinals will be held on February 6 and 7, 2019, at APGFCU Arena at Harford Community College in Bel Air.

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 …

Marks to organize third annual cleanup of Indian Rock Park

Councilman David Marks will sponsor a spring cleanup of Perry Hall’s Indian Rock Park on Saturday, March 2nd at 8 a.m. Volunteers should gather at the Perry Hall High School parking lot near the park (4601 Ebenezer Road). Participants should bring gloves and wear shoes that can get muddy. This is an excellent service opportunity for students. To RSVP, please …

Artwork by BCPS students earned honors in two contests, one juried art exhibition

TOWSON – Artwork by Baltimore County Public Schools students has earned honors in two contests and one juried art exhibition. Two BCPS students earned honors in the Maryland Art Education Association Youth Art Month Maryland Flag Contest. Kimberly Zepeda Garcia, a Grade 10 student at Parkville High School, was named the high school level winner. Her art teacher is Matt …