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Magnet program seeking intern opportunities

Magnet program seeking intern opportunities

| October 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Are you a local business which utilizes any type of art?  The Performing and Visual Arts (PVA) High School Magnet program may be a perfect solution to bolster your workforce with an intern. The Performing and Visual Arts (PVA) High School Magnet program offers serious art students the opportunity to continue building their artistic skill […]

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AAWDC YouthWorks! awards AACPS contract for in-school youth programs

AAWDC YouthWorks! awards AACPS contract for in-school youth programs

| June 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel Workforce Development Corporation (AAWDC) YouthWorks! announced that Anne Arundel County Public Schools (AACPS) has won the contract to provide in-school youth program services in fiscal year 2015. In March 2014, AAWDC YouthWorks! published a Request for Proposal (RFP) for in-school youth programs designed to integrate workforce development activities into year-round academic programs […]

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Rotary Scholarships Available For Graduating Seniors

Rotary Scholarships Available For Graduating Seniors

| January 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Rotary Club of Annapolis is accepting scholarship applications from graduating seniors attending Annapolis high schools, including home-schooled students. Up to four cash scholarship awards of $1,000 each are available to area students who plan to attend an accredited college or university and who have demonstrated a commitment to community services. Relatives of Rotary members […]

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Scholarship Organization Helps First Generation College Students

Scholarship Organization Helps First Generation College Students

| January 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis & Anne Arundel Scholarship Trust, a Maryland non-profit organization that has provided financial scholarships for first-generation-to-college students since 2000, is re-launching with an expanded model that will increase support of students to prepare and complete their post-high school education and launch a career. Over the past 14 years, 38 youth have received scholarships […]

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Anne Arundel County Schools Explain Decision To Not Delay Schools

Anne Arundel County Schools Explain Decision To Not Delay Schools

| January 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Public Schools released a statement around 8:30am this morning explaining how they arrived at their decision to allow county schools to open on time this morning. This morning’s change in the weather pattern put our school system in a difficult predicament with regard to school operations. As we were deliberating this […]

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Annapolis High School Artists To Be Showcased At St. John’s College’s Mitchell Gallery

Annapolis High School Artists To Be Showcased At St. John’s College’s Mitchell Gallery

| January 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Mitchell Gallery at St. John’s College invites the community to the “Chasing the Moment: Works from Annapolis Senior High School” exhibition on view from January 10 through 19. This juried exhibition of approximately 60 works includes paintings, drawings, photographs, and three-dimensional works created by students in the Advanced Placement classes, International Baccalaureate Programme, and […]

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Jammin’ Java’s 10th Annual Battle Of The Bands

Jammin’ Java’s 10th Annual Battle Of The Bands

| January 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

There’s no better way to kick off 2014 than at a quaint coffee shop listening to 24 local bands compete to win $2500 cash, a headlining show, and many more goodies. January 6th marks the first night of Jammin’ Java’s tenth annual Battle of the Bands. Each night, one band will be chosen to compete […]

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Annapolis High Students Learn About Electronics Thanks to Northrop Grumman STEM Initiative

Annapolis High Students Learn About Electronics Thanks to Northrop Grumman STEM Initiative

| December 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Northrop Grumman Corporation hosted a group of 25 Annapolis High School students recently with the goal of sparking their interest in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) by teaching them how to build an AM radio. The event was held in the Northrop Grumman Undersea Systems business unit’s Ocean Innovation Center (OceanIC) at the Annapolis campus. OceanIC includes […]

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16th Annual Battle Of The Bands

16th Annual Battle Of The Bands

| December 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

The 16th annual Anne Arundel County High School Battle of the Bands will emanate from Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts on Saturday, January 25th. Founded by Nancy Almgren in 1999 as a way to expose County residents to talented musicians from all of the area high schools, the event has grown to become the […]

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Battle Of The Bands XVI Scheduled For January 25

Battle Of The Bands XVI Scheduled For January 25

| November 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Battle of the Bands is the annual competition for rock bands from Anne Arundel County high schools. Every high school in the county is invited to send their best rock band to Maryland Hall For The Creative Arts each January, to compete in front of judges who are professionals in the music industry. All […]

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AHS Presents Pride And Prejudice

AHS Presents Pride And Prejudice

| November 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Annapolis High School Drama Company presents Pride and Prejudice on November 15-16 at 7pm and November 17 at 2pm in the Annapolis High School auditorium located at 2700 Riva Road, Annapolis, MD. This adaptation of the Jane Austen novel will not be set in the 19th century but in the 1920s. The Annapolis Drama Company […]

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Shock And Admiration Spreads Over Twitter At Death Of Severn Latin Teacher

Shock And Admiration Spreads Over Twitter At Death Of Severn Latin Teacher

| July 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Dr. Thomas Heslin, a beloved Latin teacher from Severn School was killed yesterday in a tragic bicycle accident. As news of the tragedy began to spread, students and former students took to Twitter to express their sadness, shock, and admiration for the Severn School teacher, affectionately known as “Doc”,  that obviously had a tremendous impact on […]

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2 Key School Students Named US Lacrosse All-Academic Honorees

2 Key School Students Named US Lacrosse All-Academic Honorees

| June 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Two Key School students, Emma Rathmann ‘13 (Annapolis) and Emma Karsten ‘14 (Annapolis), were named US Lacrosse Girls’ All-Academic honorees. Rathmann and Karsten are among the 31 Anne Arundel County players to be named to the team. 2,170 players from 51 chapters of US Lacrosse were honored as All-Academic team members. Below is the press […]

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The Summit School’s 23rd Graduating Class

The Summit School’s 23rd Graduating Class

| June 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

On Friday, June 7th, The Summit School held their 23rd commencement ceremony which included ten eighth grade students.  Faculty members gave individual speeches about each graduate and their journey at Summit. The following awards were presented to graduates: Jonathan Fears – The Donnor Award, for enthusiasm, integrity, and responsibility Elena Trujillo – The Duff Award, […]

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Giant Food To Award Nearly $2M To Local Schools

Giant Food To Award Nearly $2M To Local Schools

| June 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Giant Food of Landover, Md. is presenting nearly $2 million to local schools in Maryland, Virginia, Washington, D.C., and Delaware as a result of its 2012-2013 A+ School Rewards program. A+ School Rewards provides a simple way for schools to earn funds to support school programs and enrichment activities every time a customer makes a […]

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Severna Park Senior Wins National Merit Scholarship

Severna Park Senior Wins National Merit Scholarship

| June 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

With more students likely to be named, Severna Park High School senior Julia Downing is the sixth county student to be announced as a scholarship recipient by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. In support of furthering her studies in biomedical engineering next year, Downing’s college-sponsored award ranges between $500 and $2,000 annually for up to […]

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Bomb Threat At Old Mill High School

Bomb Threat At Old Mill High School

| May 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

UPDATE:  Police have arrested a suspect in this incident. From the Anne Arundel County Police Department: On May 16, 2013, at approximately 8:46 a.m. the School Resource Officer assigned to Old Mill High School received information from school officials that an individual posted information on social media indicating that he was planning to plant bombs […]

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Training Ship Reina Mercedes Cadets Embark on SeaPerch Project

Training Ship Reina Mercedes Cadets Embark on SeaPerch Project

| April 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

For the last several months, the Annapolis Navy League Cadets have been spending their bi-weekly drill sessions learning how to build an underwater vehicle both in a classroom and hands on environment. They have been guided by Reina Mercedes Instructors who received prior instruction to first learn themselves how to build the vehicles; a “train […]

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18, 14 Year-Old Arrested On Weapons Charges And Trespassing At Old Mill High School

18, 14 Year-Old Arrested On Weapons Charges And Trespassing At Old Mill High School

| April 10, 2013 | 2 Comments

On April 10, 2013, at approximately 8:50 a.m., the School Resource Officer assigned to Old Mill High School located at 600 Patriot Lane in Millersville, Maryland, was alerted to a possible trespasser on school property. The SRO along with assistance from Eastern District patrol officers began an extensive search of the school and surrounding communities […]

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Kevin E. Reichardt Foundation Accepting Nominations

Kevin E. Reichardt Foundation Accepting Nominations

| March 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Kevin E. Reichardt Foundation is accepting nominations for the 2013 Kevin E. Reichardt Foundation Leadership Award.  The award is given to an individual who makes outstanding contributions to the economic, social, and cultural life of the Anne Arundel County community. Nomination information and a submission form are available at www.reichardtfoundation.com.  The deadline for nominations […]

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Annapolis Symphony Orchestra Expands Its Educational Outreach Programs

Annapolis Symphony Orchestra Expands Its Educational Outreach Programs

| March 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra is pleased to announce the expansion of its Adopt-a-School education program to the high school level. Through a grant from the Paul M. Angell Family Foundation, professional ASO musicians will now visit Annapolis High School to mentor and coach students in both band and orchestra programs. Through the ASO’s Adopt a […]

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Rotary Scholarships Available To Graduating Seniors

Rotary Scholarships Available To Graduating Seniors

| January 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Rotary Club of Annapolis is accepting scholarship applications from graduating seniors attending Annapolis area high schools, including home-schooled students. Up to four cash scholarship awards of $1,000 each are available to area students who plan to attend an accredited college or university and who have demonstrated a commitment to community service. Relatives of Rotary […]

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