At the regular April meeting of the Public School Superintendents’ Association of Maryland (PSSAM), Allegany County Public Schools Superintendent, Dr. David Cox, was elected president of the association.
The Maryland State Board of Education today selected Dr. Karen B. Salmon as the State’s next State Superintendent of Schools, effective July 1.
The Maryland Board of Public Works approved a recommendation from the Interagency Committee for School Construction to increase the total State allocation for the Allegany High School Replacement Project by the remaining necessary $3.5 million.
The Allegany County Public School System played host to six American Field Service students during the 2015-2016 school year, and these six students, along with their host families, were honored at the May business meeting of the Board of Education.
Three Allegany County Public School students were recently selected as 2016 recipients of the annual Student Salute Program scholarships.
Allegany County Public Schools is the recipient of a $100,000 planning grant from the Maryland State Department of Education for the establishment of the Allegany County Pathways in Technology Early College High (P-Tech) School.