Harford County Public Schools Earns “Educators as Innovators Excellence Award” from Learning Forward Maryland

From Harford County Public Schools: Learning Forward Maryland (LFMD), an organization that builds the capacity of leaders to establish and sustain highly effective professional learning, both nationally and internationally, has announced that Harford County Public Schools (HCPS) is the recipient of its 2015 Educators as Innovators Excellence Award in recognition of the school system’s 2015 […]

Breaux: “One Could Say That the HCPS ‘Shot Itself in the Foot’ by Use of This Budgetary Process”

The following letter was sent from Harold J. Breaux to the Harford County Board of Education, Superintendent, County Executive, and County Council. A copy was provided to The Dagger for publication: Dear New Board of Education Members: Congratulations on your election/selection (and thanks for your service) on the Board of Education of Harford County. As […]

Harford County Sheriff’s Deputies Step Up Enforcement Efforts to Keep Kids Safe as School Begins

From the Harford County Sheriff’s Office: As the summer comes to a close and our children go back to school, Harford County Sheriff’s Office Deputies are stepping up traffic enforcement efforts to ensure our children’s safety. It is important to remember, “Back to School” means increased traffic with buses, cars, pedestrians, and bicycles on the […]

Harford County Health Department Reminder of School Immunization Requirements

From the Harford County Health Department: National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM) is observed every August and provides an opportunity to highlight the value of immunization across the lifespan. Activities focus on encouraging all people to protect their health by being vaccinated against infectious diseases. This is especially important as the new school year begins for […]

Harford County Board of Education Approves 2015 Educational Facilities Master Plan; Discusses Capital Improvements Plan for FY17

From Harford County Public Schools: August 17, 2015 The Board of Education of Harford County met for an open business meeting at 6:30 p.m. in the Board Room of the A. A. Roberty Building and took the following actions and received the following presentations: Board Comments Public Comments (please see the archive video for public […]

Retired Principal Jennings: “Your Actions, Decision Making and Leadership Over HCPS Fosters an Environment of Distrust and Fear”

The following letter was sent from retired Harford County Public Schools Principal Jeanette Jennings to Superintendent Barbara Canavan, Executive Director Elementary School Instruction and Performance Angela Morton, Director of Special Education Dr. Susan Austin, and the Board of Education. A copy was provided to The Dagger for publication. Dear Mrs. Canavan, Mrs. Morton and Dr. […]