“You Raise Me Up” recognition awards will be presented to two ACPS employees whose actions are characteristic of someone who goes above and beyond the normal course of duty and responsibility to help students reach higher levels of success.
Allegany High School’s varsity Mock Trial team, under the direction of Brian White, won the 2018 State Championship title by defeating Richard Montgomery High School (Montgomery County) at the Maryland Court of Appeals in Annapolis.
Breakthrough Junior Challenge is an annual, global competition for students, designed to inspire creative thinking about science.
The Full STEAM Ahead with ACCESS program has allowed Allegany County Public Schools to provide a high quality after school program for each of the four middle schools in the county.
Allegany High School’s Student Council recently received the 2017-2018 Felix Simon Award for Leadership and Service at this year’s Maryland Association of Student Councils’ (MASC) Convention in Ocean City, Maryland.
The Cumberland City Police Department has organized events at Fort Hill, Mountain Ridge, and Allegany High Schools in an effort to encourage students to celebrate safely and deter distracted and impaired driving as prom and graduation season approaches.
The Allegany County Association of Student Councils hosted a mental health forum at the Center for Career and Technical Education in an effort to raise awareness about the importance of mental health and to provide attendees with resources that could be helpful to anyone coping with mental illness.
Maryland Schools Superintendent Dr. Karen Salmon talks about Maryland's ongoing effort to ensure the safety of all Maryland students.