Maryland students appear to be shifting their attention to the ACT exam, after decades of the SAT as the dominant college readiness exam in the State.
On Wednesday, September 2, 2015, school system administrators and elected school board members paid a surprise visit to Dr. Stephanie Marchbank’s classroom at Mountain Ridge to announce that she had been selected as one of seven finalists in the 2015-2016 Maryland State Teacher of the Year program.
The Maryland State Board of Education has accepted with regret the resignation of Lillian M. Lowery, Ed.D, State Superintendent of Schools, who will become President and Chief Executive Officer of FutureReady Columbus, an education non-profit corporation with an initial focus on early childhood education, public policy, and community engagement.
The Appalachian Regional Commission announced the approval of a grant in the amount of $110,000 to the Allegany County Board of Education for the Fiber Extension - Downtown Cumberland & Board of Education Fiber Route Project.
Future Business Leaders of America of Allegany High School attended the state conference at Hunt Valley on April 23-25, 2015.
Drivers are paying greater attention to the stop arms on school buses, a new Maryland State Department of Education-sponsored survey has found.
6:30 PM AL Meet the Squad Night
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM School Board Meeting
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM WM Walking Track Ribbon Cutting Ceremony