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The teen reportedly threatened on Facebook that there would be a shootout Friday at General John Stricker Middle School.
Baltimore County has athletic trainers in some schools.
Several spoke about 'untested standards' and teachers being 'deathly afraid' to oppose the program, while Maryland Board of Education defended it.
The school system announced Wednesday morning whether schools would be open.
Baltimore County canceled evening high school.
The Maryland Board of Education wants local school systems to move away from zero-tolerance policies and instead evaluate student discipline on a case-by-case basis.
The school system reported the graduation rate for seniors increased 2.47 percent.
Colgate Elementary School is affected by the water main break.
Lauren Witemore won second place in a photography exhibit celebrating the 50th anniversary of the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford.
Howard Community College gained the most students since 2010 of any Maryland public two-year school. The biggest decline came in Baltimore County.
The planned increase is less than initially proposed, state leaders said.
Baltimore County Public Schools Superintendent S. Dallas Dance has submitted an operating budget requesting $1.38 billion for fiscal year 2015.
The Community College of Baltimore County offers music recitals, theater performances, star-gazing parties and guest speakers.
Maryland's Teacher of the Year joins educators from Florida, Virginia and Pennsylvania as finalists for the national title.
Maryland’s three largest jurisdictions are calling on the state legislature to approve more funding to build schools.
Baltimore County Public Schools is kicking off its "We Are Team BCPS" campaign to encourage more parent, community and business engagement with public schools.
Dean Phoebe Haddon is focused on matching lawyers with people in need. She also helped secure a $30 million gift to the Maryland law school.
The national education newspaper that ranks the states for the quality of their schools has changed its label for Maryland schools.
What letter grade did Maryland school systems earn in a national study? What grade would you give your school district?