Education, Politics, Sci-Tech

Schools in Nottingham, Perry Hall, Carney, Rosedale recognized in Team BCPS Clean Green 15 Litter Challenge

TOWSON, MD— Baltimore County’s land and waterways are significantly cleaner this year thanks to those who generously volunteered their time for the Team BCPS Clean Green 15 Litter Challenge. More than 5,200 student and community volunteers and 63 schools participated in 456 litter cleanups throughout Baltimore County during 2021-2022, making this a record year for the annual challenge. The challenge, …


Education, Family

Two Rosedale schools closing early due to water main break

ROSEDALE, MD—Two Baltimore County Public Schools in the Rosedale area will be closing early on Friday. Golden Ring Middle School will dismiss at 10:15 a.m. on January 28 and Shady Spring Elementary School will dismiss at 10:45 a.m. All afterschool and evening activities at both schools are cancelled. BCPS officials say both schools are closing early due to a water …


Golden Ring Middle School nurse featured in Maryland webinar on successful teleworking [VIDEO]

ROSEDALE, MD – A new Maryland Health Care Commission webinar features two Baltimore County Public Schools school nurses. The hourlong webinar, “Leveraging Technology to Meet Student Needs During COVID-19 and Beyond,” provides tips and resources for school nurses to support working with students and their families in a virtual environment. The presenters are Kristy Gorman, president of the Maryland Association …

Golden Ring Middle School teacher named Eastern Region Middle Level Art Educator of the Year

ROSEDALE, MD—Camille Gibson, an art teacher at Golden Ring Middle School and department chair and visual art lead teacher for Baltimore County’s East Zone schools, has been named Eastern Region Middle Level Art Educator of the Year by the National Art Education Association. “Camille leads her classroom from her heart and with a sense of purpose,” said Sherri Fisher, Baltimore …

Juveniles arrested following attempted robbery in Parkville, Golden Ring Middle School burglarized

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating two local crimes that were reported last week. At 11 p.m. on Thursday, December 10, two individuals approached two people who were walking a dog in the 8500-block of Willow Oak Road in Parkville (21234). One suspect displayed a handgun and demanded money. The victims fled and no property was stolen. Two juveniles suspects were arrested. …

Golden Ring Middle School vandalized, Perry Hall shed burglarized

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating two local crimes that were reported over the weekend. At around 10 p.m. on Friday, December 4, an individual pried open the doors to a shed in the 4400-block of Cross Brook Drive in Perry Hall (21128) and stole various items. Sometime between 6:30 p.m. on Friday, December 4 and 5 a.m. on Sunday, December 7, …

Golden Ring Middle School earns one of 20 national food allergy awareness grants

ROSEDALE, MD—Golden Ring Middle School is one of only 20 national recipients of a FARE (Food Allergy Research & Education) inaugural Collaborator Community Impact Award. Golden Ring Middle is the only grant recipient in Maryland. “As a health science magnet, our school is committed to informing and improving the health of our students, staff, and community,” said Principal Charlyne Maul. …

English teacher at Golden Ring Middle School earns $5,000 writer/artist grant

ROSEDALE, MD—Bridget Moore, an English language arts teacher at Golden Ring Middle School, was selected from among 1,800 international applicants to receive one of 20 grants from the Sustainable Arts Foundation. The $5,000 grants are designed to benefit artists and writers who are parents. Moore plans to use her grant to develop online lessons about children’s literature. The lessons will …