SCHOOL NEWS
Tuesday, 26 November 2013 10:20
Baltimore County Public Schools launched its e-mail newsletter, Team BCPS, on Nov. 25. The weekly publication will showcase events, programs and BCPS
initiatives. To subscribe, visit www.bcps.org/news/TeamBCPSNewsletter.html.

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    Samantha Bryant of Edgemere was named to the Dean’s List at the University of Sciences for the summer 2013 semester. She is pursuing a doctoral degree in pharmacy.

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    Freshman Dennis J. Jefferson of Dundalk was elected to the Lebanon Valley College student government by the student body. The government is comprised of 36 full-time students who each serve a one-year term beginning in September. Jefferson is pursuing a degree in biology.
    
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    The Maryland State Department of Education is now accepting nominations for the seventh annual Maryland Parent Involvement Matters Award (PIMA) program. PIMA honors parents and other legal guardians whose contributions to public education have led to improvements for Maryland public schools, students, teachers, programs and policies.
    Nominees must be a parent or guardian of  children registered in a public school who have significantly impacted education within the last 12 months in the areas of volunteering, communication, learning, decision-making and community involvement. To download an application and to learn more about PIMA, visit www.marylandpublicschools.org/pima. Completed applications must be postmarked by Friday, Jan. 31, 2014.