Channel 47 report Julian Sadur writes, "For most kids going to school involves catching the bus or a short walk, but what happens when you have roughly 10 miles of water separating you from the school… well, you boat. That’s the reality that the students of Smith Island, MD. face every day from the time they enter eighth grade to the time they graduate high school." Click on the title for more information.
In accordance with local educational policy, all confidential records of Special Education students may be destroyed 8 years after a student leaves the Somerset County Public School System or when, under IDEA 2004 they are no longer needed to provide educational services to the child. Click on the title for further details.
The last day for students this year will be June 15 instead of June 14. Click on title for additional information.
"Somerset County has allocated $1,824,000 in FY 2017 and will commit $7,383,000 over the next four fiscal years to see the project to completion." Click on the title for additional information.
At the May 17 Board of Education Meeting science supervisors Traci Schneider and Will Gray made a presentation to the Board about new science standards that have been adopted by the state of Maryland and 25 other states. Click on the title for more information.