Somerset County School District

IMPORTANT BUDGET MEETINGS-     On May 29 at 9 AM there will be a special Board of Education meeting to submit the superintendent's proposed budget. We will review the budget and have about a 20 minute meeting. On June 27 at 9 AM the Board will meet again in an open meeting to adopt the budget for the year.

Tawes SkillsUSA students recognized at Fall Conference in Ocean City

The SkillsUSA National Statesman and Advanced Statesman Awards are presented to members who demonstrate SkillsUSA knowledge and civic awareness, along with an understanding of the SkillsUSA Framework and how to articulate their personal technical and career education (CTE) experience. To receive the awards, a student must attend and participate in the annual fall leadership conference for their state.   Maryland holds its' conference each year in early November.  Over 600 students from across the state of Maryland attended this year’s conference, which was held at the Carousal hotel in Ocean City, Maryland. JM Tawes sent 15 students to this year’s conference including five of the JM Tawes Chapter’s Officers.To receive the Advanced Statesman Award a student must have attended two fall leadership conferences and received their Political Leader Award at the first conference as a prerequisite.  Both awards come with a certificate as well as a lapel pin to wear on their SkillsUSA jacket.

*Devin Taylor CHS Earned a Statesman Award

Courtney Stacey WAHS Earned he Advanced Statesman Award

William Fluhart CHS Earned his Statesman Award ​

Destiny Evans CHS Earned her Statesman Award

Allen Watson: WAHS Earned his Statesman Award

Colby Young: WAHS Earned his Statesman Award

Blessing Aribogha:  WAHS Earned her Advanced Statesman Award

Austin Palmer: WAHS Earned his Advanced Statesman Award

Glenshay Hayward WAHS Earned her Advanced Statesman Award

*Melissa Gil-Ramirez: WAHS Earned her Advanced Statesman Award

*Takeyah Selby: WAHS Earned her Advanced Statesman Award

*Jackie Villafuerte: WAHS Earned her Advanced Statesman Award

Autumn Gillis:  WAHS Earned her Advanced Statesman Award

*Brenda Hernandez: WAHS Earned her Advanced Statesman Award

Diamiana Copes Brittingham​ Received a participation Award  

* Indicates JM Tawes Chapter Officer.