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Salem Avenue Elementary in Hagerstown Receives Recognition for Successes

Posted on:Thursday, November 8th, 2018 @ 3:46 pm

State’s Poorest School Finds Success: “We have the best kids” (Fox5 News) It is those on the front lines, doing the work, day-in and day-out, in the face of limited resources, new and ever changing challenges, those who never give up and know WE HAVE THE BEST KIDS and that our kids deserve our best–it is …

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Community Partners Attend ACT Work Ready Communities Boot Camp

Posted on:Thursday, November 8th, 2018 @ 3:27 pm

Staff from the Hagerstown Community College, Washington County Department of Business Development, Washington County Chamber of Commerce, Washington County Public Schools, Washington County Free Public Library, and the Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation are attending the ACT Work Ready Communities Boot Camp. By participating in the ACT Work Ready Communities [WRC] initiative, Washington County …

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Get Help Completing the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)

Posted on:Sunday, November 4th, 2018 @ 10:19 pm

Attend one of these free events to receive support completing the FAFSA. You can go to college! 

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Washington County Workforce Development Employer Summit: 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM, Wednesday, November 14th at Hagerstown Community College

Posted on:Sunday, November 4th, 2018 @ 10:08 pm

The members of the Western Maryland Workforce Development Partners group would like to invite you to the Washington County Workforce Development Employer Summit at Hagerstown Community College on Wednesday, November 14th, from 8:30 am – 11:30 a.m. This summit will provide an opportunity to learn about the resources available to you, as an employer, at …

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School Aged Youth Success Team, Post Meeting Photo Op

Posted on:Sunday, November 4th, 2018 @ 10:01 pm

A powerful team of dedicated professionals who understand to go far, we must go together. Thank you Maureen Ungvarsky-Grove Girls Inc. of Washington County, Christina Hein Williams Washington County Public Schools Education Foundation Anthony Williams Beacon House, Inc. Eric Rollins Boys & Girls Club of Washington County Maryland Cynthia BurtonPotomac Case Management Services Inc. (Not pictured but present today Lisa Tedrick Prejean Herald-Mail Media, Tracy Gipe Mumma Big Brothers …

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Attention Parents: When School’s Out, STEAM Classes are In at BEACON House

Posted on:Sunday, November 4th, 2018 @ 9:56 pm

 

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Heads Start of Washington County, Inc. Offers Fathering Skills Program

Posted on:Sunday, November 4th, 2018 @ 9:46 pm

It Takes A Man to be A Dad: Head Start of Washington County, Inc offers fathering skills program at their Sargent Shriver Center at 837 Spruce Street, Hagerstown. For more information or to sign up, contact: Elizabeth Scallion at 301-797-5231 ext. 130 or escallion@headstartwashco.org

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Meet Kevin: Boys & Girls Club (Noland Center) of Washington County Youth of the Month for October

Posted on:Monday, October 15th, 2018 @ 9:47 pm

Meet Kevin, Noland Boys & Girls Club of Washington County Youth of the Month for October. He’s a senior at Williamsport High. This month he joined book club, went to the Howard college tour, and helped a lost toddler find his way back home! He also helps younger members calm down when they’re having a tough …

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Literacy Council of Washington County to Offer Tutor Training Workshops: Sept. 29 & Oct. 6 at Benevola United Methodist Church from 9 am-3:30 pm

Posted on:Thursday, September 27th, 2018 @ 12:14 pm

  Would you like to help someone who is struggling to read? How about boosting someone’s confidence by helping them learn to speak English? The Literacy Council of Washington County promotes literacy by providing free individualized reading and writing instruction to non-readers and low-level readers, and conversational skills to the non-English speaking community. Become a …

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Washington County Public Schools Office of School Counseling Hosting Presentation on Financial Aid Options: 6 PM, October 3rd

Posted on:Wednesday, September 26th, 2018 @ 10:21 pm

    Washington County Public Schools Office of School Counseling is hosting Isaiah Ellis presenting on Financial Aid, FAFSA, and MHEC scholars: 6 PM, October 3rd at the CES Board Auditorium. This presentation is ideal for 12th and 11th grade students, their parents, and guardians.

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