Allegany County Public Schools hosted the 27th Annual Envirothon Competition on Thursday, April 28, 2016, at Rocky Gap State Park. Teams from Allegany, Fort Hill and Mountain Ridge High Schools participated in this year’s event.
Maryland’s new Kindergarten Readiness Assessment (KRA) finds that nearly half of Maryland’s incoming students in the fall of 2015 were fully ready for learning.
The Maryland State Board of Education has proposed a phased-in approach to setting the assessment scores needed for a high school diploma.
Area youth are invited to experience the fun of science, technology, engineering and math at the annual Western Maryland STEM Festival on Saturday, May 7, 2016.
For the third consecutive year, South Penn Elementary School’s physical education teacher, Mark Harbaugh, has organized an event to raise money for the Schwab Family Cancer Center at the Western Maryland Health System.
In partnership with the Fort Hill Scholarship Fund (FHSF), the graduating Class of 1976 will award a $1,000 scholarship in memory of their friend and classmate, Dr. R. Bret Lockard.
South Penn Elementary School principal, Scott Sisler, has received the 2016 School Administrator Award for Excellence from the Maryland Music Educators Association (MMEA) for his outstanding achievements in ensuring that students have a strong and complete music education.