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  • Thursday, May 23, 2019 4:33 PM 
    All schools are operating in accordance with the published school calendar. 
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Latest News

  • Maryland Unveils Five New Apprenticeship Programs, Modernizes Existing Programs to Accommodate School-to-Apprenticeship

    The Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation today announced a series of new registered apprenticeship programs and apprenticeable occupations, expanding opportunities for Maryland workers in high-wage skilled trade jobs and non-traditional apprenticeship industries.

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  • Booker-Dwyer Named Assistant State Superintendent for College and Career Readiness

    Tiara Booker-Dwyer has been named the Maryland State Department of Education’s new Assistant State Superintendent of College and Career Readiness.

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  • Allegany and Carroll Counties Join Youth Apprenticeship Program

    Governor Larry Hogan, together with Acting Maryland Labor Secretary James E. Rzepkowski, today announced that Allegany and Carroll counties will join the Apprenticeship Maryland Program.

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  • ACPS Students Participate in Earth Day Activities

    On Friday, May 3, 2019, 20 students from Allegany and Fort Hill High Schools planted over 40 trees at the Allegany County Fairgrounds to replace shade canopy as part of annual Earth Day activities.

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  • Superintendent Offered Job as Director of Schools in Tennessee

    Dr. David Cox has informed the Allegany County Board of Education that he has been offered the position of Director of Schools for Sullivan County, Tennessee.

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  • West Side Chinese Immersion Program Students Win at Language Competition

    Students in grades one, three, and five at West Side Elementary School enrolled in the Chinese Partial Immersion Program had the opportunity to represent Allegany County at the 9th Annual Chinese Bridge Language Competition - Elementary School Level - at the University of Maryland, College Park.

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  • School System Hosts 36th Annual Achievement Awards Banquet

    On Tuesday, April 30, 2019, 59 high school seniors were honored at the 36th Annual Achievement Awards banquet held at the Allegany County Fairgrounds.

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Featured Videos

  • Take 5 May 22, 2019

    Take 5 May 22, 2019

    In this edition of Take 5, Dr. Cox congratulates the Class of 2019, reminds students and staff that schools and offices are closed for Memorial Day, and congratulates a John Humbird student for receiving an award.

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  • BOE Open Session May 6, 2019

    BOE Open Session May 6, 2019

    The Board of Education of Allegany County met in an Open Session on Monday, May 6, 2019. The next Open Session of the school board is scheduled for Tuesday, June 11, 2019, at Mt. Savage School at 6 p.m.

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  • Digital Learning Day 2019

    Digital Learning Day 2019

    ACPS participated in Digital Learning Day on February 28, 2019, and Maryland’s theme this year was “Maryland Chooses Civility”. MSDE asked each of the Local School Systems to submit a video representation of their students "Choosing Civility".

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  • The Role of a 21st Century Library Media Specialist

    The Role of a 21st Century Library Media Specialist

    The School Library Media Program of Allegany County is an integral part of the learning process. The school library media specialist uses state and national standards and curricula to maintain a program that supports life-long learning.

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  • Reading is Fun: The Love of Books

    Reading is Fun: The Love of Books

    While ACPS utilizes technology in classrooms on a daily basis, teachers also strive to foster a love of reading, for both comprehension and enjoyment.

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  • Crisis Textline

    Crisis Textline

    Free, 24/7 support for people in crisis. Text HOME to 741-741 in the U.S.

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