Education, Politics

Olszewski announces $70 million investment in Baltimore County school construction

TOWSON, MD—County Executive Johnny Olszewski on Monday was joined by House Speaker Adrienne Jones, Baltimore County Public Schools Superintendent Darryl Williams, and Baltimore County Council Chairman Julian Jones to announce $70 million in new investments in school construction for Fiscal Year 2023. Standing inside of Scotts Branch Elementary School, Olszewski announced that the school would be rebuilt from the ground …


Business, Education

BCPS, Baltimore County release updated recommendations for long-term school construction

TOWSON, MD—Baltimore County Public Schools and Baltimore County Government on Wednesday released updated recommendations for the County’s Multi-Year Improvement Plan for All Schools (MYIPAS), developed by CannonDesign, a nationally recognized architecture and planning company. Under the recommendations, every school in Baltimore County would receive equitable capital improvements within 15 years and could be completed without any additional revenue increases. “I …


BCPS to hold virtual forum seeking public input on school construction options in Baltimore County

NOTTINGHAM, MD—BCPS officials are inviting the public to participate in a virtual community forum and online survey to provide feedback about addressing school overcrowding and other facility needs in Baltimore County Public Schools. Participants will have an opportunity to provide input on options developed as part of the Multi-Year Plan for All Schools (MYIPAS), which may include redistricting, renovation, repurposing …

Public input needed for Baltimore County school construction plans

BALTIMORE COUNTY, MD—Baltimore County Public Schools and Baltimore County government have released an online public survey to gather community input on school construction priorities in the coming years. Baltimore County and BCPS are working in collaboration to develop a long-range plan for identifying and prioritizing capital improvements to all schools. In addition to the community survey, community members have also …

Baltimore County, BCPS announce community engagement effort for capital planning

TOWSON, MD—Baltimore County and Baltimore County Public Schools on Tuesday today announced a new community engagement effort as part of phase 2 of the Multi-Year Improvement Plan for All Schools (MYIPAS), a long-range capital planning process to identify and prioritize needed improvements to Baltimore County’s school infrastructure. As part of this new effort, additional online surveys and virtual community forums …

Consultant releases recommendations for Baltimore County Public Schools high school construction

TOWSON, MD—Baltimore County and Baltimore County Public Schools have released the recommendations from the first phase of the Multi-Year Improvement Plan for All Schools (MYIPAS). MYIPAS is a 10-year capital planning process that will identify and prioritize needed improvements to Baltimore County’s school infrastructure. The first phase focused on high schools. The second phase, focusing on all remaining schools, centers, …

Public invited to provide input about future of BCPS facilities

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Baltimore County Public Schools and the Baltimore County Government are inviting the public to take a survey and provide public comment about school facilities as part of the Multi-Year Improvement Plan for All Schools (MYIPAS). The purpose of MYIPAS is to develop a long-range plan for identifying and prioritizing capital improvements to all schools. “I encourage students, families, staff, …