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Summit School science teacher selected for prestigious fellowship

Summit School science teacher selected for prestigious fellowship

| February 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

The National Science Teachers Association (NSTA), the largest professional organization in the world promoting excellence and innovation in science teaching and learning for all, in partnership with Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT], announced the selection of four Maryland science teachers as Lockheed Martin-NSTA Fellows for this year’s NSTA New Science Teacher Academy. Selected from hundreds of […]

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Rockbridge Academy presents variety show at Chesapeake Arts Center

Rockbridge Academy presents variety show at Chesapeake Arts Center

| February 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Rockbridge Academy invites the public to attend a romping fun night of vaudeville entertainment at Chesapeake Arts Center in Brooklyn, Park on February 27th (7:30 pm) and February 28th (7:00 pm)  This year’s Variety Show pokes fun at theThe Grand Tour – the 17-day trip all rising Rockbridge seniors take to Greece and Italy, a long-anticipated capstone of their Classical Christian education. […]

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Register now for AACC Kids in College summer camps

Register now for AACC Kids in College summer camps

| February 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Register your child for one of Anne Arundel Community College’s Kids in College/EXPLORE summer camps at the free Kids in College open house from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 21, in Room 219 of the Cade Center for Fine Arts (CADE) on AACC’s Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway. AACC’s summer programs include camps for […]

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USNA presents winter musical Pirates of Penzance

USNA presents winter musical Pirates of Penzance

| February 14, 2015 | 1 Comment

Tickets are on sale now for the U.S. Naval Academy’s musical performance of “Pirates of Penzance.” Performances will be held Feb. 27 and 28, and March 1, 6, 7, and 8 in Mahan Hall.    Performances are at 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, and 3 p.m. Sundays. Tickets for the musical range from $16 to […]

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Donation supports AACC’s production of “Phantom of the Opera”

Donation supports AACC’s production of “Phantom of the Opera”

| February 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

A $1,000 donation from the Professor Robert “Chief” Kauffman Fund for the Performing Arts will support Anne Arundel Community College’s Theater Arts program’s April 2015 production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s “The Phantom of the Opera,” presented through arrangement with the R&H Library. Kauffman’s widow, Dorothy “Dotti” Kauffman, selected “The Phantom of the Opera” production for […]

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Annapolis Maritime Museum and AACPS sign agreement to provide environmental education

Annapolis Maritime Museum and AACPS sign agreement to provide environmental education

| February 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

In an effort to graduate environmentally literate students and meet state environmental literacy standards the Annapolis Maritime Museum (AMM) will provide high quality environmental literacy education for students pk-12 with engaging, hands-on field experiences  that are an integral part of the AACPS’s environmental literacy plan. Goals of the partnership between AMM and AACPS include: Every […]

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High school students sought for national math competition

High school students sought for national math competition

| February 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Students seeking a math challenge are invited to register for the 66th annual American Mathematical Competitions that will meet from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 25, on Anne Arundel Community College’s Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway. The deadline for registration is Feb. 11. Two competitions meet that day, the AMC 10, which is open […]

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School district hires Florida firm for 10-year study of school construction needs

School district hires Florida firm for 10-year study of school construction needs

| February 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County Public Schools and the Anne Arundel County Government are teaming up to conduct a new study of school system facilities across the county and develop a new blueprint for renovation and construction over the coming decade. The $313,667 contract between MGT of America and the County calls for work to be performed […]

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Celine Cousteau to speak at Severn School

Celine Cousteau to speak at Severn School

| February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Severn School has announced that this year’s Astle Lecture speaker is Céline Cousteau, the daughter of ocean explorer Jean-Michel Cousteau and granddaughter of legendary explorer and filmmaker Jacques Cousteau. Cousteau will talk with students during the school day on Tuesday, April 14, and then address the community at large that evening beginning at 7:30p in the […]

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74th Annual Brigade Boxing Championships set for February 27th

74th Annual Brigade Boxing Championships set for February 27th

| February 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Naval Academy’s 74th Annual Brigade Boxing Championships will be held Friday, Feb. 27, at 7 p.m. in Alumni Hall. The event is open to the public and admission is free. This year’s boxing finals will be streamed live via http://new.livestream.com/navy/boxingbrigade. Midshipman 1st Class (senior) Keon Briscoe, 22, of Norfolk, Va., will have the opportunity […]

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Children of fallen soldiers experience USNA

Children of fallen soldiers experience USNA

| February 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Saturday, Jan. 31, nearly 50 surviving children of America’s fallen military experienced “A Day in the Life of a Midshipman” at the U.S. Naval Academy (USNA) with the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS). The children,ranged from ages 4 to 19, and learned about leading and mentoring others, overcoming adversity, and being physically fit. Courtesy […]

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Midshipman found dead in room on Yard

Midshipman found dead in room on Yard

| February 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Eye On Annapolis has learned that a 2nd Class Midshipman (Class of 2016) in the 16th Company at the United States Naval Academy died Thursday night in Bancroft Hall. Details surrounding the death have not been released by the Academy, but we learned that the Midshipman was found deceased by his roommate late Thursday evening. The Midshipman was […]

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AACC’s Navigating College 101

AACC’s Navigating College 101

| February 6, 2015 | 1 Comment

Get answers to questions about applying to college that you didn’t even know you needed to ask at “Navigating College 101,” a free information session on Wednesday, Feb. 25, from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Center for Applied Learning and Technology (CALT) Room 100 on Anne Arundel Community College’s Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway. […]

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Two charged in Crofton Meadows Elementary school burglary

Two charged in Crofton Meadows Elementary school burglary

| February 6, 2015 | 1 Comment

UPDATE: Earlier headline and story referenced Croton Woods Elementary. It is Crofton Meadows and has been corrected.  On February 5, 2015, at approximately 10:49 p.m., officers from Western District and K-9 personnel responded to Crofton Meadows Elementary School located in the 2000 block of Tilghman Drive in Crofton for report of an audible alarm. Upon arrival, officers located […]

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Broadneck High School presents “Kiss Me Kate” on Feb. 12-14

Broadneck High School presents “Kiss Me Kate” on Feb. 12-14

| February 5, 2015 | 1 Comment

Students of Broadneck High School will present Cole Porter’s classic musical “Kiss Me Kate” from Feb. 12-14. Performances will be at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 12, Friday, Feb. 13, and Saturday, Feb. 14, as well as a matinee show on Saturday, Feb. 14 at 2 p.m. The story centers around an egotistical actor and […]

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7 County schools establish SADD chapters

7 County schools establish SADD chapters

| February 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Department of Health recently announced that seven County schools have started Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) Chapters during the 2014-2015 school year. New chapters are at Arundel High, Mary Moss Academy, Meade High, Meade Middle, Northeast High, St. Mary’s High and South River High. The following schools have continuing chapters: Archbishop Spalding, Broadneck […]

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Glen Burnie High senior to host benefit concert this weekend for service project

Glen Burnie High senior to host benefit concert this weekend for service project

| February 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Glen Burnie High School Senior Tyler Johns has been collecting jeans for the past month, in support of Dosomething.org and Aèropostale’s Teens for Jeans Campaign. Teens for Jeans encourages young people across the country to run a jean drive in their school or community to help provide clothing for youth experiencing homelessness. Over a million […]

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March 13th open house for St Andrew’s Day School

March 13th open house for St Andrew’s Day School

| February 3, 2015 | 1 Comment

Saint Andrew’s Day School will host an Open House on Friday, March 13, 2015. Families with children from Pre-K-8th grade are invited to visit from 9 a.m.-11 a.m. to meet our enthusiastic, experienced faculty, see classes in session, and tour campus with our 8th grade tour guides. Q& A opportunities follow the tours, giving parents […]

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BGE launches gas safety hero challenge to elementary schools

BGE launches gas safety hero challenge to elementary schools

| February 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE) announces the launch of the 2015 ‘Adventures of Captain Mercaptan, BGE Natural Gas Safety Hero Challenge,’ as a creative and engaging way to educate school-aged children on the importance of natural gas safety. Now through March 15, public and private elementary schools across BGE’s service area are invited to […]

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No Capes for the win in Battle of the Bands XVII

No Capes for the win in Battle of the Bands XVII

| February 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

In the end, a foursome from Broadneck High School came out on top of the 17th Annual Anne Arundel County High School Battle of the Bands held last night at Maryland Hall. The Battle of the Bands (BOTB) is 100% volunteer supported effort to raise much needed funds for the music departments of high schools […]

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In Vino Veritas returns for 3rd year to St. Johns

In Vino Veritas returns for 3rd year to St. Johns

| January 31, 2015 | 1 Comment

February 27 The annual, two-day wine event opens with a dinner and wine tasting with St. John’s College alumni winemakers. The event features special guest alumnus Warren Winiarski (Class of 1952), founder of Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars. The 1973 S.L.V. Cabernet Sauvignon wine won the 1976 Judgment of Paris. February 28 With more than 100 […]

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Children of fallen service members to experience a day in the life of a Midshipman

Children of fallen service members to experience a day in the life of a Midshipman

| January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Saturday, Jan. 31, nearly 50 surviving children of America’s fallen military will experience “A Day in the Life of a Midshipman” at the U.S. Naval Academy (USNA) with the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS). The children, ranging from ages 4 to 19, will learn about leading and mentoring others, overcoming adversity, and being […]

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