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June 14, 1992
The Howard County public schools' dismissal time before the summer vacation will run as follows:* June 15 -- High schools will be dismissed 3 1/2 hours early. Middle and elementary schools will be dismissed two hours early. Afternoon kindergarten will attend in the morning.* June 16 -- High Schools will be dismissed 3 1/2 hours early. Middle and elementary schools will be dismissed two hours early.There will be no afternoon kindergarten.* June 17 -- Last day for students. All students will be dismissed 3 1/2 hours early.
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November 19, 1995
Carroll County school officials have announced the Board of Education's policy for the emergency closing of schools.If schools must be closed for the entire day because of inclement weather, the announcement will be made no later than 6:45 a.m. on these radio and television stations:WTTR-AM and cable Channels 3 and 21 (Westminster); WHVR-WYCR (Hanover, Pa.); WGET-WGTY (Gettysburg, Pa.); WFMD and WZYQ/WQSI (Frederick); WTHU (Thurmont); WBAL, WCAO, WPOC, WCBM, WVRT, WQSR, WERQ, WRBS, WMIX, WLIF, WGRX, WMAR-TV, WJZ-TV and WNUV-54 (Baltimore)
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NEWS
April 2, 1993
The last school day for Howard County students will be a day earlier than scheduled, thanks to the State Board of Education.The board on Wednesday granted Howard and five other school districts permission to waive a makeup snow day that would have fallen on a Monday. That means that the last day of classes will be June 18, a Friday.School officials were delighted."We didn't feel it would serve anybody's interest to bring kids in for a couple of hours on a Monday," said Patti Caplan, school spokeswoman.
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By Suzanne Loudermilk and Suzanne Loudermilk,Sun Staff Writer | January 8, 1995
Harford school and teachers' union officials expect a new snow policy for Harford County kindergarten students to provide more equitable schedules for the morning-session children on days when schools open two hours late.Morning kindergarten classes previously were canceled when schools had two-hour delayed openings. Now, students will attend school on those days, school officials said last week.The morning classes will start at 11 a.m. and end at 12:30 p.m. Classes for afternoon kindergarten children will be from 1:45 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Regular kindergarten hours are 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.The new plan evolved after the morning children missed 15 days last school year because of weather delays.
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By Suzanne Loudermilk and Suzanne Loudermilk,Sun Staff Writer | January 8, 1995
Harford school and teachers' union officials expect a new snow policy for Harford County kindergarten students to provide more equitable schedules for the morning-session children on days when schools open two hours late.Morning kindergarten classes previously were canceled when schools had two-hour delayed openings. Now, students will attend school on those days, school officials said last week.The morning classes will start at 11 a.m. and end at 12:30 p.m. Classes for afternoon kindergarten children will be from 1:45 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Regular kindergarten hours are 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.The new plan evolved after the morning children missed 15 days last school year because of weather delays.
NEWS
November 19, 1995
Carroll County school officials have announced the Board of Education's policy for the emergency closing of schools.If schools must be closed for the entire day because of inclement weather, the announcement will be made no later than 6:45 a.m. on these radio and television stations:WTTR-AM and cable Channels 3 and 21 (Westminster); WHVR-WYCR (Hanover, Pa.); WGET-WGTY (Gettysburg, Pa.); WFMD and WZYQ/WQSI (Frederick); WTHU (Thurmont); WBAL, WCAO, WPOC, WCBM, WVRT, WQSR, WERQ, WRBS, WMIX, WLIF, WGRX, WMAR-TV, WJZ-TV and WNUV-54 (Baltimore)
NEWS
April 5, 1993
School of Technology sweeps Skill OlympicsThree Howard County School of Technology students earned gold medallions in the 1993 Maryland Vocational Industrial Clubs of America Skill Olympics held recently at the school, Catonsville Community College and Baltimore International Culinary College.The first-place winners were Michael Harrison, Hammond High, advertising design; Thomas Schwartz, Atholton High, diesel technology; and Melissa Volvich, Hammond, medical assisting. They will represent Maryland at the VICA United States Skill Olympics June 21-26 in Louisville, Ky.Second-place silver medallions were won by Vellissa Gowie-Gamble, Centennial High, job interview; and David Wicklein, Howard High, residential wiring.
NEWS
By Peg Adamarczyk | August 23, 1991
If you have visited any mall or shopping center this week, you undoubtedly have seen it: The look of confusion mixed with frustration andexhaustion is unmistakable.The hunt of the back-to-school shopper has begun.Twice in the past week, I've ventured into area malls with my kids to explore the world of fall fashions. Now, as all sane mothers know, shopping with your kids (or your husband) is a dangerous undertaking. Emerging without blowing the budget or your patience is a survival skill learned only under fire.
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By Sue Haller | August 4, 1992
Last week I told you that there were only 35 days until that old school bell rings. Well, this week it's down to 28 days, and counting.And the school bell will be ringing a little later this year at some local schools. Crofton Woods Elementary School will open at 8:40 a.m., five minutes later than last year. Classes will end at 2:55 p.m. Morning kindergarten will be from 8:40 to 11:15 a.m. and afternoon kindergarten from 12:20 to 2:55 p.m.Crofton Elementary School will open at 9:10 a.m. and close at 3:25 p.m., 10 minutes later than last year.
NEWS
By Phyllis Flowers and by Phyllis Lucas | November 19, 1990
We would like to wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving. Let's remember to help those people less fortunate than ourselves during this holiday.*Belle Grove Elementary news: It wasn't easy, but the judges selected a bunch of winners in the Halloween Parade costume contest. Michele Potter, Amanda Blevins, Shannon Bonds, Amy Haring, Jennifer Farren, Shannon Lhamon and Lindsay Connor won for the prettiest costumes. Kristen Harwell, Victor Oats, Bryan Caperoon, Josh Turek, Heather Lhamon, Chris Schlauch and Frannie Club had the funniest costumes.
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By Anne Haddad and Anne Haddad,Sun Staff Writer | February 4, 1994
Carroll County schools have been closed for seven days this winter because of bad weather.But morning kindergartners have missed another five days, when schools started two hours late.And, on one day when school started one hour late, morning kindergartners attended class for only about 90 minutes before they had to get back on their buses and go home to make way for their afternoon counterparts."This is the first time I can recall there ever being such a disparity between morning kindergarten and afternoon kindergarten," said Dorothy Mangle, the county's director of elementary education.
NEWS
April 5, 1993
School of Technology sweeps Skill OlympicsThree Howard County School of Technology students earned gold medallions in the 1993 Maryland Vocational Industrial Clubs of America Skill Olympics held recently at the school, Catonsville Community College and Baltimore International Culinary College.The first-place winners were Michael Harrison, Hammond High, advertising design; Thomas Schwartz, Atholton High, diesel technology; and Melissa Volvich, Hammond, medical assisting. They will represent Maryland at the VICA United States Skill Olympics June 21-26 in Louisville, Ky.Second-place silver medallions were won by Vellissa Gowie-Gamble, Centennial High, job interview; and David Wicklein, Howard High, residential wiring.
NEWS
April 2, 1993
The last school day for Howard County students will be a day earlier than scheduled, thanks to the State Board of Education.The board on Wednesday granted Howard and five other school districts permission to waive a makeup snow day that would have fallen on a Monday. That means that the last day of classes will be June 18, a Friday.School officials were delighted."We didn't feel it would serve anybody's interest to bring kids in for a couple of hours on a Monday," said Patti Caplan, school spokeswoman.
NEWS
By Sue Haller | August 4, 1992
Last week I told you that there were only 35 days until that old school bell rings. Well, this week it's down to 28 days, and counting.And the school bell will be ringing a little later this year at some local schools. Crofton Woods Elementary School will open at 8:40 a.m., five minutes later than last year. Classes will end at 2:55 p.m. Morning kindergarten will be from 8:40 to 11:15 a.m. and afternoon kindergarten from 12:20 to 2:55 p.m.Crofton Elementary School will open at 9:10 a.m. and close at 3:25 p.m., 10 minutes later than last year.
NEWS
June 14, 1992
The Howard County public schools' dismissal time before the summer vacation will run as follows:* June 15 -- High schools will be dismissed 3 1/2 hours early. Middle and elementary schools will be dismissed two hours early. Afternoon kindergarten will attend in the morning.* June 16 -- High Schools will be dismissed 3 1/2 hours early. Middle and elementary schools will be dismissed two hours early.There will be no afternoon kindergarten.* June 17 -- Last day for students. All students will be dismissed 3 1/2 hours early.
NEWS
By Peg Adamarczyk | August 23, 1991
If you have visited any mall or shopping center this week, you undoubtedly have seen it: The look of confusion mixed with frustration andexhaustion is unmistakable.The hunt of the back-to-school shopper has begun.Twice in the past week, I've ventured into area malls with my kids to explore the world of fall fashions. Now, as all sane mothers know, shopping with your kids (or your husband) is a dangerous undertaking. Emerging without blowing the budget or your patience is a survival skill learned only under fire.
NEWS
By Anne Haddad and Anne Haddad,Sun Staff Writer | February 4, 1994
Carroll County schools have been closed for seven days this winter because of bad weather.But morning kindergartners have missed another five days, when schools started two hours late.And, on one day when school started one hour late, morning kindergartners attended class for only about 90 minutes before they had to get back on their buses and go home to make way for their afternoon counterparts."This is the first time I can recall there ever being such a disparity between morning kindergarten and afternoon kindergarten," said Dorothy Mangle, the county's director of elementary education.
NEWS
By Phyllis Flowers and by Phyllis Lucas | November 19, 1990
We would like to wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving. Let's remember to help those people less fortunate than ourselves during this holiday.*Belle Grove Elementary news: It wasn't easy, but the judges selected a bunch of winners in the Halloween Parade costume contest. Michele Potter, Amanda Blevins, Shannon Bonds, Amy Haring, Jennifer Farren, Shannon Lhamon and Lindsay Connor won for the prettiest costumes. Kristen Harwell, Victor Oats, Bryan Caperoon, Josh Turek, Heather Lhamon, Chris Schlauch and Frannie Club had the funniest costumes.
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