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Competition Boosting Breakfast In Maryland Schools

Higher test scores, better attendance rates and a boost in graduation numbers begin with one word: breakfast. This week, the state launched its Breakfast Challenge to get more students eating the most important meal of the day.

09/19/2014

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Crofton Schools Lockdown Lifted, Police Say Stabbing Suspects In Custody

Two Anne Arundel County Schools were on lockdown as police searched for a suspect in a stabbing. Police say all suspects are in custody.

09/19/2014

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Animal Control Releases Stephanie, The Feral Cat That Closed An Elementary School

The feral cat that caused Richard Henry Lee Elementary School to close for a day is on the move again.

09/05/2014

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Study Finds Gunfire Occurs Near Many D.C. Schools

A new study shows that large numbers of District of Columbia school students could hear gunfire near their school buildings during the 2011-2012 school year.

09/03/2014

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At Least 3 Montgomery Co. Students Confirmed To Have Whooping Cough

There is an apparent outbreak of whooping cough at Montgomery County Public Schools.

08/30/2014

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Big Changes Coming To Anne Arundel County Elementary Schools

Big changes are coming to Anne Arundel County public schools, impacting students and teachers at the elementary level.

08/21/2014

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Baltimore Co. Superintendent Focuses On Diversity In New School Year Address

The look of Baltimore County schools is rapidly changing. The district now has more minority students than ever before.

08/15/2014

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Baltimore City Schools Scrambling To Fill Vacant Teaching Positions

Baltimore City school leaders are scrambling to close the gap and fill scores of vacant teaching positions. The start of school is less than two weeks away.

08/14/2014

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Program Means All Somerset Students Get Free Meals

Education officials say starting with the first of day school, all students in Somerset County will receive free breakfast and lunch, regardless of household income.

08/11/2014

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Baltimore Co. Schools Tighten Security With Surveillance Cameras & Electronic Doors

Tighter security is on the way for Baltimore County schools. This, after schools nationwide and here in Maryland are seeing a spike in violence on campus.

06/29/2014

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National Push To Expand Pre-K Makes Its Way To Baltimore

A national push to get more three and four-year-olds in Pre-K classes makes its way to Baltimore. City leaders unveiled a plan Thursday to pay for it.

06/12/2014

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Md. Panel Recommends Post-Labor Day School Start

The summer travel season kicks off in just a few days and it’s expected to be one of the biggest in years. Now there’s a new plan to extend summer vacation for Maryland public schools. It’s getting cheers from students and it could bring big money to the state.

05/20/2014

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