Harford County Board of Education Reviews Status of Countywide Facilities Master Plan; Recognizes Award Winners

From Harford County Public Schools: March 23, 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: Recognitions: – Winter 2014-15 HCPS MPSSAA State Winners & Sportsmanship Awards […]

Magnolia Elementary Named 2015 Maryland School of Character

From Harford County Public Schools: Harford County Public Schools is pleased to announce that Character.org, a national advocate and leader for the character education movement, named Magnolia Elementary a 2015 Maryland School of Character. The program recognized Magnolia Elementary as a school that has demonstrated its use of character development to drive a positive impact […]

Liegey: “How Long Will These Games with the Maryland State Pension System Continue? This is Not Monopoly Money Being Manipulated Here”

The following letter was sent from Timothy Liegey to Governor Larry Hogan, U.S. Sens. Barbara Mikulski and Ben Cardin, as well as members of the Maryland General Assembly. A copy was provided to The Dagger for publication: Dear Governor Hogan: My name is Timothy Liegey and I am a school librarian with the Harford County […]

State Secretary of the Environment Grumbles Visits Hickory Elementary for Groundwater Awareness Week

From the Harford County Health Department: Bel Air, MD – March 12, 2015 — On Wednesday, March 11, 2015, Maryland Secretary of the Environment, Benjamin H. Grumbles, visited Harford County. The event was collaboratively planned between the Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE), the Harford County Health Department and Harford County Public Schools in observance […]

Burbey: “This Legislation Has the Potential to Strip Local Control of Our Schools From the Citizens of Harford County”

The following letter was sent from Harford County Education Association (HCEA) President Ryan Burbey to all Harford County representatives in the Maryland General Assembly. A copy was provided to The Dagger for publication: As President of the Harford County Education Association, I must express our opposition to SB 595 & HB 486, The Public Charter […]

Board of Education Approves Dublin Elementary HVAC Project; Real Time Energy Management Platform; Policy Changes

From Harford County Public Schools: March 10, 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: Recognition: 2015-16 HCPS Teacher of the Year Finalists Board Comments Public […]