Somerset County School District

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Eastern Shore Superintendents Adopt Legislative Initiatives

The Eastern Shore Superintendents of Schools adopted six legislative initiatives for the 2018 Maryland General Assembly Session. The initiatives are:
 Funding: Provide funds to meet the existing state public school funding formula and add prekindergarten
children to the funding formula.
 Capital Projects: Provide state funds to address the capital school renovation and construction costs of identified school construction projects. (For a complete listing of projects see table)
 Technology: Create a funding mechanism to allow school systems to upgrade infrastructure and purchase or replace devices for student use.
 Assessment: Support the need to allow local school systems to determine the type and use of assessments to monitor and support student learning.
 Local Control: Support the critical need for local control by maintaining the authority of local boards of education.
 Teacher Shortage: Declare a teacher crisis shortage in Maryland and adopt programs to encourage more people to become teachers. Click on the title to see related news letter and major capital projects.

INVITATION TO BID

INVITATION TO BID FOR
WALK-IN COOLER/FREEZER REPLACEMENTS
AT GREENWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL & PRINCESS ANNE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Click on title for more information.

Important Specialists Added to Our Staff

Special Education Supervisor Cheryl O'Neal reports, "As of today we are able to provide all students with the OT services listed on their IEP and the make up hours process has already begun. We are happy to have a full staff and three of these people are new to Somerset County this school year. We are very fortunate to have a very knowledgeable and enthusiastic group!" Click on the title for more information.

Tawes Capentry and Masonry students receive OSHA 10 Cards.

At J.M. Tawes Career and Technology Center, carpentry and masonry students in Mr. Joe Webster's class recently received their OSHA 10 cards. They have successfully completed a course which teaches recognition, avoidance, abatement and prevention of safety and health hazards in workplaces.

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Upcoming Events

GES F Day
Date: 12/13/2017
Scholastic Book Fair
Date: 12/13/2017, 2 PM 3 PM
Location: PAES
1st Grade Parent Conferences
Date: 12/13/2017, 4:30 PM
Location: PAES
1st Grade Holiday Concert
Date: 12/13/2017, 6 PM
Location: PAES
WES Grades 3-5 Christmas Concert
Date: 12/13/2017, 6 PM 7 PM
Location: Crisfield High School


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J. M. Tawes is hosting a Quarter Auction on December 7th to benefit Future Business Leaders of America, SkillsUSA, and National Technical Honor Society members.
 
It will be held at the Marion Fire Department and doors will open at 5:30pm with games beginning at 6:30pm.
 
We will have a small vendor fair and food from Street Kitchen (a local food truck) available. Tickets are $5 and include a paddle; they will be available at the door but if you purchase early you will be entered to win dinner and a movie!