Dr. David A. Cox, Superintendent of Schools in Allegany County was elected to a three-year term on the executive committee of AASA, The School Superintendents Association.
Students from Mount Savage Middle School recently made the trip to Poplar Island in the Chesapeake Bay to release two diamondback terrapins that they have been caring for since last September as part of a research project.
Mt. Savage Middle School will present Disney’s “Peter Pan, Jr.” April 28 and 29, 2017, at 7 p.m. and April 30, 2017, at 2 p.m.
The Allegany High School Drama Club will present Fiddler on the Roof April 27-29, 2017, at 7 p.m. and April 30, 2017, at 2 p.m.
The Cresap Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution recently honored two Allegany County Public School students for demonstrating dependability, service, leadership, and patriotism.
This year, Allegany County Public Schools is home to two first-time scholars, Benjamin Twigg, a fifth grader at Parkside Elementary School, and Kelsey Darber, a fifth grader at Northeast Elementary School.
Alexis Lashbaugh of Allegany High School and Delanie Blubaugh, also of Allegany High School, will become the newest SMOB and ACASC president respectively.
Students placing 1st through 4th at the State level will now have the opportunity to advance to the National Competition in Anaheim, CA, June 28 - July 3, 2017.
Averey’s Changup Foundation, formed in memory of Mountain Ridge High School student athlete, Averey Bridges, has created a scholarship in her honor.
Dr. Matthew Ravenscroft, teacher at Mountain Ridge School, was selected as the 2017-2018 Allegany County Teacher of the Year.
The 25th Annual Allegany County Phonebook Recycling Campaign will take place in all Allegany County Public Schools April 3, 2017, through April 28, 2017.
The Fort Hill Scholarship Fund (FHSF) recently announced the named Board of Directors’ scholarships that will be awarded to three graduating seniors at the 2017 Annual Awards and Recognition Banquet to be held on May 17.
Student members of SkillsUSA and the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) from both the Center for Career and Technology Education and Allegany High School had the opportunity to compete in recent Regional events.
The Allegany County Public School System is reminding parents and guardians of all sixth grade students about Maryland immunization requirements necessary to enter seventh grade in the fall of 2017.
The SAT/ACT Prep Project has assisted over 250,000 students in every state and in over 40 countries.
The Allegany County Public School System considers a number of factors when making the decision to delay or close schools.
Cory Wharton, 2004 graduate of Fort Hill High School, has been nominated for Song of the Year and Christmas Spirit Award by Strictly Country magazine.