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  • 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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  • Allegany County Public Schools Hold 30th Annual Envirothon Competition

    Allegany County Public Schools hosted the 30th Annual Envirothon Competition on Thursday, April 25, 2019, at Rocky Gap State Park.

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  • MAEOE Certifies ACPS Middle Schools as Maryland Green Schools

    The Maryland Association for Environmental and Outdoor Education (MAEOE) is pleased to announce that ACPS middle schools have been certified as a 2019 Maryland Green Schools.

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  • Superintendent Announces New Supervisor of Elementary & Early Childhood Education

    Superintendent of Schools, Dr. David Cox, has appointed Jackie Enright as the new Supervisor of Elementary and Early Childhood Education.

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  • Schools Now Utilizing Online Visitor Management System Visitors must have Valid Photo ID upon Checking in at Schools

    All middle and high schools in the Allegany County Public School System are now currently utilizing Raptor Technologies Visitor Management System to track visitors entering schools.

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  • Current Openings Available in ACPS Middle School After School Programs

    The Allegany County Public Schools middle school after school programs have current openings for the remainder of this school year for interested students.

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  • Braddock Middle School Participates in Columbia Gas Training Drill

    On Tuesday, April 16, 2019, Columbia Gas of Maryland staged a drill to test the skills of its employees responding to an emergency.

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  • ACPS Students Capture Top Team Individual Honors at 2019 ACM Tri-State Mathematics

    ACPS students captured the top team and individual honors at the 2019 ACM Tri-State Mathematics Contest.

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  • ACASC Members Elect 2019-2020 Student Member of the Board, ACASC President

    The Allegany County Association of Student Councils (ACASC) recently held its annual elections for the non-voting Student Member of the Board of Education (SMOB) and association officers for the 2019-2020 school year.

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  • P-TECH Program in Search of Mentors in Computer Science Field

    Allegany County Public Schools’ innovative P-TECH program is in search of mentors to work with students enrolled in the cyber security program.

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  • School Board Approves Changes to Current School Calendar

    The Board of Education voted at the February 19th Open Session on several changes to the current 2018-2019 school calendar in order to make up several days lost to inclement weather.

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  • ACPS, ACM, FSU, CCA Participate in Annual Leadership Allegany! Education Day

    On Wednesday, March 27, 2019, the Allegany County Chamber of Commerce Leadership Allegany! Class of 2019 participated in the program’s annual Education Day co-hosted by the Allegany County Public Schools, Allegany College of Maryland, and Frostburg State University.

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  • Board of Education Hosts 31st Annual Teacher of the Year Banquet

    On Monday, March 18, 2019, the Board of Education of Allegany County hosted the 31st Annual Teacher of the Year Banquet at the Allegany Museum.

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  • Braddock Mathcounts Team Places in the Elite Eight at State Finals

    On Saturday, March 16, 2019, 36 regional middle school champs and qualifiers from across Maryland met at John’s Hopkins University in Baltimore for the Maryland State Mathcounts Finals.

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