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Shipley’s Choice Elementary named Maryland Blue Ribbon School

Shipley’s Choice Elementary named Maryland Blue Ribbon School

| December 9, 2016

Shipley’s Choice Elementary School made history earlier this week when it became the first county school ever to twice be named a Maryland Blue Ribbon School of Excellence. The school was one of six named as winners of the prestigious state honor given by the Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE). Shipley’s Choice was the county’s […]

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Navy burns the mule, looks to hand Army their 15th loss in a row

Navy burns the mule, looks to hand Army their 15th loss in a row

| December 8, 2016

The Naval Academy had their annual Army-Navy Pep Rally last night on Forest Sherman Field along the banks of the Severn River.  The Academy’s Electric Brigade and Cheerleaders fired up the crowd of nearly 3000 before bringing on the Superintendent of the Naval Academy VADM Walter E. “Ted” Carter and the Commandant of Midshipmen Colonel Stephen E. […]

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Annapolis Charter School, Monarch Academy, now accepting applicaitons

Annapolis Charter School, Monarch Academy, now accepting applicaitons

| December 6, 2016

Parents and guardians who are interested in having their children attend the new Monarch Academy Annapolis Public Contract School next fall can submit an application now through February 1, 2017. The school, which will draw about 530 students in kindergarten through fifth grade and will be open to elementary students from the Annapolis cluster, will […]

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Navy unveils new Under Armour uniforms for Army-Navy Game this Saturday

Navy unveils new Under Armour uniforms for Army-Navy Game this Saturday

| December 6, 2016

The Navy football team will wear Under Armour-designed “Beat Army” uniforms for the 2016 Army-Navy Game presented by USAA on Dec. 10 at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore at 3 PM on CBS. This year’s “Beat Army” uniform is inspired by the uniforms Navy wore during the 1963 football season. Navy went 9-2 in 1963, […]

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Temple easily defeats Navy (34-10) in AAC Championship Game

Temple easily defeats Navy (34-10) in AAC Championship Game

| December 4, 2016

The Temple University Owls handed the Navy Midshipmen their first home defeat in fifteen games and took the American Athletic Conference title at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium yesterday afternoon. Saturday’s game was the first conference championship game in Navy’s 136-year history of intercollegiate football. Temple was strong out of the gate and did not stop […]

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AAC Championship:  Navy Midshipmen Vs Temple Owls, December 3, 12 noon

AAC Championship: Navy Midshipmen Vs Temple Owls, December 3, 12 noon

| December 3, 2016

Well, that sucked.  Navy had 15 consecutive home wins and Temple hands them their first loss in a Conference Championship. Final score: @NavyAthletics – 10 @Temple_FB – 34 #NavyFootball Next week is the Army-Navy Game that will be played at M&T Stadium in Baltimore on Saturday, December 10th with kick off scheduled for 3pm.  Injuries […]

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Niumatalolo names AAC Coach of the Year for second year

Niumatalolo names AAC Coach of the Year for second year

| November 30, 2016

Navy head football coach Ken Niumatalolo was voted the American Athletic Conference Coach of the Year for the second consecutive year it was announced Wednesday by the league office. The awards are voted on by the 12 head coaches in the conference.   Niumatalolo repeated as American Athletic Conference Coach of the Year after his Midshipmen […]

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AACC employees put dent in Food Link’s Thanksgiving food drive

AACC employees put dent in Food Link’s Thanksgiving food drive

| November 30, 2016

Anne Arundel Community College’s staff and faculty recently donated $4,765 and 137 meals for Food Link’s Thanksgiving food drive. “We can meet the need and it’s because of you,” said Cathy Bird, executive director of Food Link. “You are hands down our most consistent donor on this level.” Bird said having traditional holiday food can […]

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Naval Academy mourns death of 1st Class MIDN Jablonski

Naval Academy mourns death of 1st Class MIDN Jablonski

| November 29, 2016

The Naval Academy is mourning the death of Midshipman First Class (senior) Jason Jablonski, 21, of Orchard Park, N.Y., who died yesterday at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center after a fight against leukemia. “Midshipman Jablonski was well known by fellow Midshipmen for his tremendous optimism and ability to have a positive impact on everyone […]

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Navy to take on Mexico in football

Navy to take on Mexico in football

| November 29, 2016

The gridiron will serve as the location of a unique show of cooperation between the militaries of the United States and Mexico when Mexico’s Military Academy, Heroico Colegio Militar (HCM), plays an exhibition American-style football game with the U.S. Naval Academy Sprint Football team, 4 p.m. Friday, Dec. 2, at Rip Miller Field on USNA grounds. […]

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AACPS begins study to redistrict Annapolis area schools

AACPS begins study to redistrict Annapolis area schools

| November 27, 2016

A committee of parents, community residents, and school system officials is set to begin studying the possibilities with regard to redistricting schools on the Annapolis Peninsula, a task that includes students at all schools in the Annapolis cluster as well as those students who live north of the South River but attend Edgewater Elementary School, […]

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Midshipman 1st Class Lucy Ford named Rhodes Scholar

Midshipman 1st Class Lucy Ford named Rhodes Scholar

| November 27, 2016

Midshipman 1st Class (senior) Lucy Ford, 21, of St. Augustine, Fla., was recently selected as the Naval Academy’s 50th Rhodes Scholar. Nearly 900 applicants were endorsed by over 300 schools for one of the 32 scholarships awarded this year.  Ford is an ocean engineering major at the Naval Academy where she focuses on environmental change and energy. She currently […]

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Navy to host the AAC Championship game on December 3rd as the Midshipmen take on the Temple Owls

Navy to host the AAC Championship game on December 3rd as the Midshipmen take on the Temple Owls

| November 27, 2016

The American Athletic Conference will crown a first-time champion as Temple and Navy meet for the league title next Saturday in the 2016 American Athletic Conference Football Championship at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis, Maryland.  The American Championship is scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 3, at noon ET and will be televised nationally on ABC […]

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North County High’s Katrina Griffin wins National Language Teacher of the Year

North County High’s Katrina Griffin wins National Language Teacher of the Year

| November 25, 2016

North County High School German teacher Katrina Griffin soared to new heights today when she was named the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) National Language Teacher of the Year. The award, which followed state and regional awards from the ACTFL as well as the Anne Arundel County Public Schools Teacher of […]

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31st Annual Excellence in Education program to honor top educators in county

31st Annual Excellence in Education program to honor top educators in county

| November 24, 2016

Thirty-four public school teachers and seven independent school teachers will be honored on Wednesday, April 26, 2017, as Anne Arundel County Public Schools and the Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce celebrate the 31st annual Excellence in Education banquet at the BWI Marriott in Linthicum. This event will also honor local businesses that […]

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AACPS to consider Cum Laude honors system

AACPS to consider Cum Laude honors system

| November 16, 2016

The Board of Education of Anne Arundel County will be presented next week with its first look at changes to the grading policy and administrative regulation that, if adopted, will implement a cum laude honors system that would recognize the hard work of many more deserving students. Under the proposal, seniors with a cumulative weighted […]

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Navy defeats Tulsa 42-40, takes top spot in AAC West

Navy defeats Tulsa 42-40, takes top spot in AAC West

| November 13, 2016

Navy quarterback Will Worth ran for 122 yards and scored three touchdowns and the Midshipmen took control of the American Athletic Conference’s West Division with a 42-40 victory over Tulsa on Saturday in Annapolis. Navy (7-2) is now looking to earn a spot, and possibly host, the AAC championship game on Dec. 3 which looks to […]

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As You Like It at St. John’s

As You Like It at St. John’s

| November 12, 2016

  The King William Players, the St. John’s College student theater troupe, will perform Shakespeare’s classic comedy “As You Like It.” A mad, screwball romp, the play is a showpiece for some of Shakespeare’s most hilarious and intriguing characters. Directed by St. John’s junior Alex Warren and Assistant Director Sarah Irving, a St. John’s sophomore […]

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Wye River Upper School presents Finding the Right College Fit

Wye River Upper School presents Finding the Right College Fit

| November 12, 2016

  On November 17, 7pm at Wye River Upper School, Judith Bass, C.E.P. will offer a presentation on Finding the Right College Fit. This event is free and open to the public. The process of choosing a college is daunting, especially if a student has a specific learning difference or simply may need some extra […]

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LIVE BLOG*: Navy Vs Tulsa, November 12, 2016, 12:00 pm

LIVE BLOG*: Navy Vs Tulsa, November 12, 2016, 12:00 pm

| November 12, 2016

FINAL @NavyFB – 42 @TulsaFootball – 40 Navy #1 in the Western Division #NavyFootball #NavyGameday More to come with photos a bit later Touchdown @TulsaFootball EP is good @NavyFB – 42 @TulsaFootball – 40 #NavyFootball 5:30 left in game! TOUCHDOWN NAVY!!! EP is good @NavyFB – 42 @TuslaFootball – 33 7:58 left in game! #NavyFootball […]

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Severna Park Middle’s Nicole Beard named Health Education Teacher of the Year

Severna Park Middle’s Nicole Beard named Health Education Teacher of the Year

| November 10, 2016

Severna Park Middle School health education teacher Nicole Beard has been named Health Education Teacher of the Year by the Maryland Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance (MAHPERD). Beard has taught in Anne Arundel County Public Schools for 14 years. She has taught at Severna Park for the last four years and taught […]

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Summit School’s 2016 golf tournament a huge success

Summit School’s 2016 golf tournament a huge success

| November 3, 2016

The Summit School hosted their annual golf tournament at The Golf Club at South River on Monday, October 17th, 2016. The event was a huge success thanks to the support of the golfers, donors, and generous sponsors. Grace Ryan Real Estate was the Platinum Title Sponsor, Annapolis Subaru provided a 2017 Subaru for the Hole-in-One […]

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