The community will celebrate the Ninth Annual “A Day On, Not A Day Off” commemorating the life and legacy of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Monday, January 15, 2018, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in Decker College Center’s Forum at McDaniel College. This event is being sponsored by McDaniel College, Carroll County NAACP, The Ira and Mary Zepp Center for Peace and Nonviolence, and Carroll County Public Schools.

Students in grades 3-12 are invited to attend to learn about Dr. King as well as the courageous story of Rosa Parks.  Students will participate in a service learning project to benefit International Rescue. Each participant is asked to bring a new school supply item. Students in grades 6-12 will receive Service Learning hours. The cost for lunch is $7.00 for all.

For more information, please contact Judith Jones before January 8, 2018, at 410-386-1680 or jijones@carrollk12.org.

The Carroll County Public Schools (CCPS) is firmly committed to creating equal employment and educational opportunities for all persons with regard to its employment practices and in the provision of services, programs, and activities. The CCPS does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, genetic information, marital status, mental or physical disability, ancestry or national origin, race, religion, sex, or sexual orientation. The CCPS provides non-discriminatory access to school facilities in accordance with its policies and regulations regarding the community use of schools (including, but not limited to, the Boy Scouts). The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Gregory J. Bricca, Director of Research and Accountability, 125 North Court Street, Westminster, Maryland 21157, (410) 751-3068.

The Carroll County Public Schools (CCPS) does not discriminate on the basis of disability in employment or the provision of services, programs or activities. Persons needing auxiliary aids and services for communication should contact the Office of Community and Media Relations at 410-751-3020 or publicinfo@carrollk12.org, or write to Carroll County Public Schools, 125 North Court Street, Westminster, Maryland 21157. Persons who are deaf, hard of hearing, or have a speech disability, may use Relay or 7-1-1. Please contact the school system at least one (1) week in advance of the date the special accommodation is needed. Information concerning the Americans with Disabilities Act is available from the Director of Facilities or the Supervisor of Community and Media Relations: Raymond Prokop, Director of Facilities Management, 125 North Court Street, Westminster, Maryland  21157, (410) 751-3177, or Carey Gaddis, Supervisor of Community and Media Relations, 125 North Court Street, Westminster, Maryland  21157, (410) 751-3020.

 

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