Frederick County Public Schools

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Once In 100 Years, Pi Day Like This Comes Along At Md. Lab

Friday is the deadline to get a “Most Epic Pi Day Ever” T-shirt commemorating the March 14 Pi Day race and a celebration at the county’s unique Earth Space Science Lab.


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Frederick Police Continue Investigation Into High School Shooting

The search for suspects continues after a gunman opens fire, shooting two students at Frederick High School.



Frederick County Expands Inclusive Pre-K Program

As the new school year opens, Frederick County Public Schools are working to expand new prekindergarten programs that include both students with disabilities and students without disabilities.


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Md. Woman Helps Children Whose Parents Are In Jail

Shari Ostrow Scher always believed she’d start the Children of Incarcerated Parents Partnership when she retired.


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Frederick County Buses Will Have Cameras To Catch & Fine Drivers Who Pass Illegally

Frederick County is putting more eyes on drivers who don’t stop for school buses. The county will be the first in Maryland to install cameras on buses.


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Brunswick High School Students Stage Second Prom

Brunswick High School senior Drew Howard has already been named prom king once this year, but he might get a second shot on Saturday.


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Frederick Schools To Close 1 Day For G8 Summit

Frederick County public school students will have a day off in May because of the G-8 summit being held at Camp David in Thurmont.



Spanish Literacy Program Offered At Md. School

Flipping through slides projected onto the wall from her laptop, Lincoln Elementary School teacher Rosa Labarta asked her students to describe what they saw.


(Credit: AP Photo/Remy de la Mauviniere)

Homeless Student Counts Rise

Maryland is reporting a 66 percent rise in the number of homeless public school students over the last four years.


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Parents Fill Spots In Maryland HS’s Marching Band

Friday will mark Walkersville High School’s first home playoff football game since 1987, but if you’re a fan of school fight songs, Walkersville’s may be a bit quieter than usual.


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Frederick To Host Artomatic Exhibit In Fall

Steven Dobbin thought an old Frederick County Public Schools building would make a good location for an Artomatic in Frederick.


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Crash Injures School Bus Driver In Md; Students OK

A Frederick County Public Schools official says a child is hurt after a contractor’s truck crashed into the back of a school bus near Emmitsburg.