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  • School System Holds 5th Annual Back to School Convocation

    On Tuesday, August 19, 2014, the employees of the Allegany County Public School System once again filled the auditorium at Fort Hill High School to hear remarks from the system’s superintendent, David Cox, at the 5th Annual Back-to-School Convocation.

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  • Schools Set to Open for the 2014-2015 Year

    Maryland public school systems begin re-opening next Tuesday, August 19, as more than one million students prepare to start the 2014-2015 school year.

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  • School Board Gets Demo on New Discovery Streaming Video

    The Allegany County Public School System recently purchased a subscription for Discovery Education Streaming Plus (DESP) for all schools grades K-12.

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  • School System Once Again to Provide Students with Essential Supplies

    Once again this year, ACPS will provide the most essential supplies for students and only ask that parents purchase minimal items.

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  • 14 ACPS Schools Recognized for PBIS Programs

    Fourteen Allegany County Public Schools were recognized as Banner PBIS Schools by the Maryland State Department of Education for the school year 2013-2014.

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  • School System to Utilize Online Calendar, No Print Copies to be Distributed

    Beginning this school year, the Allegany County Public School System will utilize an electronic school calendar.

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  • Allegany County Public Schools Encourage Motorists to Obey School Bus Laws

    Allegany County Public Schools will open for the 2014-2015 school year on Monday, August 25, 2014. Nearly 6,000 students will ride school buses, and the school system’s transportation department has established routes for 130 buses that will travel more than 1.6 million miles this school year.

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