Two new members have recently joined the Maryland State Board of Education. On July 1, Board Member Chuen-Chin Bianca Chang, MSN, PNP, RN-BC and Student Member Kevin Bokoum officially began their terms.
Maryland Career and Technical Education (CTE) students recently participated in technical skill competitions organized by SkillsUSA, a nonprofit organization for students in CTE programs.
Four ACPS Community School Coordinators had the opportunity to give a presentation to more than 100 educators from across the state at the recent 2021 Maryland Community Schools Summer Conference.
Mr. Mohammed Choudhury officially assumed the office of Maryland State Superintendent of Schools, responsible for leading the Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) and the State’s education policy through the implementation of the Blueprint for Education and emergence from the Covid-19 pandemic.
Allegany County Public School’s Center for Career and Technical Education is providing 10 P-TECH students to participate in IBM’s nationwide program that will host 1,000 paid P-TECH interns this summer, with the aim of helping students gain critical professional and technical skills.
ACPS Superintendent of Schools, Mr. Jeff Blank, has announced the appointment of two new principals and a new Supervisor of Social Studies, Professional Learning, Title IIA, and New Teachers for the upcoming school year.
The Allegany County Public School System is proud to announce that students in the graduating Class of 2021 have been accepted to 42 different colleges, universities, and technical schools across the country.
PRINCIPAL'S LIST AWARDS
Kindergarten-Second Grade- Students must receive no more than 5 N’s in all subject areas and have all O’s or S’s in Social Skills/Work Habits. Students have two days absent or less and three or less unexcused tardies.
Third-Fifth Grade- Students must have all A’s and B’s in all subject areas and all O’s or S’s in Social Skills/Work Habits. Students have two days absent or less and three or less unexcused tardies.GOOD CITIZENSHIP AWARDS
Pre-K: A student must receive a 3 or a 2 under Personal and Social Skills.
Kindergarten: All students need to achieve either a 3 or a 2 under Social Skills/Work Habits.
First and Second Grade: Students must receive an S or O in all indicators under Social Skills/Work Habits and an S or O rating in all indicators that address work habits for Reading, Language Arts/Writing, Handwriting, Science/Health, and Social Studies and in the last two indicators in Media, Music, Physical Education, and Art.
Third Grade: Students must receive an S or O rating in all indicators under Social Skills/Work Habits and in the indicators that address work habits for Reading, Language Arts/Writing, Handwriting, Spelling, Science/Health, and Social Studies and an S or O rating for the last two indicators in Media, Music, Physical Education, and Art.
Fourth and Fifth Grade: Students must receive an S or O rating in the last two indicators for Art, Music, and Media and in the last three indicators in Physical Education. Students must earn an S or an O in Instrumental Music if applicable and Work Habits/Social Habits must be satisfactory.