Board Seeks Input on Capital Improvement Budget Funding Request
A public hearing on the FY 2017 Capital Budget and the FY18 - FY22 Capital Improvement Program (CIP) budget request on Tuesday, September 22, 2015, at 7:00 p.m. The meeting will be held in the Charles I. Ecker Boardroom at the Board of Education offices, located at 125 North Court Street in Westminster. The public is encouraged to attend. This item will be brought back to the Board of Education for approval at its monthly meeting on Wednesday, October 14, 2015, at 4:00 p.m.
Click here to view the proposed budget request.
Click here to view the presentation from the Board work session.
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Welcome to the New School Year!
Carroll County Teacher of the Year Rachel McCusker welcomes teachers back to school for the 2015-2016 school year with a special video message. Rachel is a music teacher at Piney Ridge Elementary School.
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Click here to view bus routes for the 2015-2016 school year.
BACK TO SCHOOL ACTIVITIES
Click here to view a list of orientations, open houses, back to school nights, and other activities for the beginning of the new school year.
WHS Student to Perform with U.S. Army All-American Bowl Marching Band
Jimmy McKenzie, a senior member of the Westminster High School Marching Band, has been named to the U.S. Army All-American Bowl Marching Band. This prestigious position is available to only 125 high school marching band seniors across the country. Read more.
Pictured (left to right): Band Directors Brian Frazier and Jennifer Bodrie Jones; Jimmy McKenzie; and Jimmy’s parents, Ann McKenzie and Major Scott McKenzie.
Taneytown Students Use STEM Skills to Improve Outdoor Classroom
A group of students who are beginning fourth grade at Taneytown Elementary School worked on a STEM project during the week of August 17th. They used their knowledge of math skills, along with the engineering design process, to improve the school’s outdoor classroom space. The program is coordinated by Brie Bower, a Title I teacher at Taneytown.
Wastler Receives Award from Learning Forward Maryland
Jared Wastler, assistant principal at Liberty High School, has been selected as the recipient of the 2015 School Administrator Professional Learning Award presented by Learning Forward Maryland. This award recognizes a school administrator who ensures that every educator in his/her school engages in effective professional learning so every student achieves. Read more.