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Lansdowne High's three-sport standout Jerald Hurt is the Arbutus Times Male Athlete of the Year  Baltimore Sun

The senior year for Jerald Hurt began on the Lansdowne High football field with him scoring a touchdown on the game's opening kickoff in the Vikings' 32-14 ...



Lansdowne High School teacher recognized in Annapolis for work in financial education  Baltimore Sun

Josue Argueta, 21, remembers being drawn to the Academy of Finance, a magnet program offered at Lansdowne High School, while sitting in a presentation at ...



Olszewski tours Lansdowne High to drum up support for state school construction funding bill  Baltimore Sun

The tour of the most deteriorated high school facility in Baltimore County is part of County Executive Johnny Olszewski Jr.'s efforts to support the Build to Learn ...



Lansdowne High absenteeism down from last year, but still a priority for school leadership  Baltimore Sun

Lansdowne High School was docked several points in its state rating because of its high rates of chronic absenteeism.



Proposed county budget includes $15 million for planning and design of a new Lansdowne High School  Baltimore Sun

Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski Jr.'s proposed $3.4 billion budget for the county sets aside $15 million for planning and design of a new ...



Olszewski invites Hogan to tour Lansdowne High School in bid for more school construction funding  Baltimore Sun

Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski has invited Gov. Larry Hogan to tour Lansdowne High School to illustrate the need for more school construction ...



Baltimore County Historical Society hosts Smithsonian exhibit on water  Baltimore Sun

The Baltimore County Historical Society in Cockeysville is the first stop for a traveling Smithsonian Institution exhibit on water and its effect on society.



Why all the focus on Lansdowne High?  Baltimore Sun

I would like Baltimore County Executive John A. Olszewski Jr. and the school system to explain why Lansdowne High School, built in 1963, requires ...



Lansdowne High, public health among top 2019 priorities for legislators in southwest Baltimore County  Baltimore Sun

When State Del. Pat Young, a Catonsville Democrat first elected in 2014, gets to Annapolis this legislative session, he'll have more on his plate than last year ...



In final capacity report, Sage Policy to recommend new Towson, Lansdowne High Schools  Baltimore Sun

In a long-anticipated final report, consultant Sage Policy Group will recommend to the Baltimore County Board of Education that the county construct new ...



Candidates for Baltimore County executive say they support a new Lansdowne High School  Baltimore Sun

The two candidates for Baltimore County executive — Republican Al Redmer Jr. and Democrat John “Johnny O” Olszewski Jr. — said in interviews this week ...



Lansdowne High, superintendent search key issues for new school board member for Catonsville, Arbutus  Baltimore Sun

Lisa Mack, one of seven newly elected members of the Baltimore County Board of Education in Tuesday's election said she did not expect to win. On Election ...



At luncheon for Lansdowne High's Academy of Finance, Comptroller Peter Franchot says decision to end program 'ill-informed'  Baltimore Sun

Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot on Thursday expressed his dissatisfaction that the Academy of Finance program at Lansdowne High School is shutting ...



On first day: new Lansdowne Elementary opens; Lansdowne High closed due to lack of air-conditioning  Baltimore Sun

As hundreds of students excitedly flocked into the brand new air-conditioned Lansdowne Elementary building on the first day of the school year Tuesday ...



In state star ratings, Lansdowne and Woodlawn high schools fall behind Catonsville  Baltimore Sun

A statewide rating system for public schools produced mixed results for the southwestern part of Baltimore County when the rankings were published Tuesday.



78-year-old Halethorpe woman, a bystander, is fatally shot in Lansdowne Shopping Center  Baltimore Sun

A woman was killed Thursday after she was struck by a bullet intended for someone else during an altercation at Lansdowne Shopping Center between at least ...



New high schools to be delayed after state bill fizzles, Baltimore County executive says  Baltimore Sun

After a $2 billion school construction bill stalled in the Maryland Senate at the end of the 2019 legislative session, Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski ...



Two brothers charged in Lansdowne shooting that killed 78-year-old woman, police say  Baltimore Sun

Two brothers were arrested over the weekend in connection with a shooting in Lansdowne that left a 78-year-old woman dead from stray bullets in a shopping ...



Baltimore County high schools renovation issue is revisited with new options  WBAL TV Baltimore

There is some new attention about an old issue of overcrowded high schools in Baltimore County. It's an issue the newly elected officials plans to tackle.



New study suggests building new high schools in Baltimore County  WBAL Baltimore

A new high school study in Baltimore County shows what many students and parents already know: Many Baltimore County schools are aging and are ...



Rising BCPS seniors invited to participate in summer college boot camps  nottinghammd.com

TOWSON, MD – This summer, BCPS rising seniors (students who will enter Grade 12 in the 2019-2020 school year) are invited to participate in free regional or ...



School board votes against renovations for Lansdowne High, sets eyes on replacement  Baltimore Sun

The Baltimore County Board of Education voted Tuesday night to re-designate funds for renovation of Lansdowne High School toward construction of a new ...



Catonsville blanks Lansdowne softball with pitching gem by senior hurler Kreis  Baltimore Sun

The calendar hasn't even reached April, but the softball coaches and players from Lansdowne and Catonsville were already talking the possibility of playing ...



Lansdowne boys basketball prevails in overtime against rival Catonsville  Baltimore Sun

Lansdowne defeats Catonsville in boys basketball in overtime.



Lansdowne falls to Perry Hall in second annual KL19 Silent Game in honor of Kayla Linton  Baltimore Sun

Lansdowne High falls to Perry Hall in game honoring Kayla Linton.



Family Irate After BCPS Refers Student to Now-Suspended School  Fox Baltimore

(WBFF) -- A Baltimore County family is irate after a senior drops out and enrolls in a high school now suspended by the state, following a Fox45 investigation.



5 things to know about Adrienne Jones, new speaker of the Maryland House of Delegates  Baltimore Sun

Del. Adrienne Jones was elected as the new speaker of the Maryland House of Delegates on Wednesday afternoon. Get to know the Baltimore County ...



Lansdowne boys soccer pours it on against Overlea in the second half  Baltimore Sun

On a rainy and blustery night at Lansdowne High the host Vikings (3-0) controlled time of possession and the game in a 4-1 boys soccer victory over Overlea ...



During pleas for Lansdowne High funding, school leaders walk out  Baltimore Sun

Four Lansdowne High School community members gave emotional testimony at a state hearing today, urging top Maryland officials, including Gov. Larry Hogan ...



Comptroller makes pledge for new Lansdowne High School  Baltimore Sun

Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot on Thursday ratcheted up debate about school construction in southwest Baltimore County by saying the deteriorating ...



Shooting at funeral for murder victim leaves one man dead and another injured  Baltimore Sun

Mourners had just gathered around the casket of a teenage homicide victim at Mt. Zion Cemetery in Lansdowne on Wednesday afternoon, waiting for the ...



Despite miles between them, future of Lansdowne, Dulaney high schools could be tied  Baltimore Sun

The distance between Lansdowne and Dulaney high schools is 25 miles of Beltway driving — in traffic, the trip can take more than an hour. Despite the distance ...



Baltimore County board backs new construction over renovation for Lansdowne High  American School & University

The Baltimore County (Md.) School Board of Education has voted to forgo renovation of Lansdowne High School and redirect funds toward construction of a new ...



Board of Education postpones Lansdowne contract decision to May 8  Baltimore Sun

The Board of Education voted Tuesday night to postpone its decision on whether to move forward with a $60 million renovation for Lansdowne High School until ...



Two candidates vie to be the first elected school board member in Baltimore County's southwestern area  Baltimore Sun

For the first time this year, Baltimore County residents will directly elect some of the members of the county's board of education. Constituents in each of the ...



Revised Lansdowne High renovation plan to include new lobby, renovated stadium  Baltimore Sun

Details on the revised scope for a $60 million proposed renovation for Lansdowne High School were released online yesterday ahead of next week's meeting of ...



Possible fixes for Baltimore County high school overcrowding include new construction, 'aggressively' using space  Baltimore Sun

Baltimore County Public Schools officials presented seven proposals at a public forum Monday on how the county could address overcrowding in its high ...



Lansdowne community bristles at decision to build new Dulaney High School  Baltimore Sun

The Dulaney High School community celebrated a victory when Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz announced plans to build a new school to replace ...



Top five issues emerge in District 1 County Council candidates debate  Baltimore Sun

Deliberation surrounding Lansdowne High School, as well as immigration, affordable housing and the gubernatorial race were among the most contentious ...



Olszewski asks legislators to consider school funding during special session  Baltimore Sun

Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski Jr. on Thursday asked Maryland lawmakers to reconsider legislation that would provide additional state funding ...



Scenarios to address high school capacity issues presented to Baltimore County Board of Education  Baltimore Sun

The Baltimore County Board of Education on Tuesday night heard a report and recommendations on how the school system could address high school capacity ...



Lansdowne High renovation plans show classrooms that will 'look like new'  Baltimore Sun

The Baltimore County Public Schools school board got a first look at what a renovated Lansdowne High School will look like.



'Do the right thing': Franchot tours Lansdowne High as officials prepare to unveil renovation plans  Baltimore Sun

A string of public officials toured Lansdowne High School this week, inspecting cracked floors and irregular stairs as the debate over whether to repair or replace ...



New principals, new facility among changes to Baltimore Co. southwest schools  Baltimore Sun

With the new school year nearing, two schools in the southwest part of the county have new principals while Lansdowne Elementary School has a new building.



Threat Of Shooting At Lansdowne High Under Investigation  Patch.com

LANSDOWNE, MD — A threat of a possible shooting at Lansdowne High School on Friday is under investigation, authorities say. The threat is believed to be ...



Police: Report of troubled woman with handgun prompts call to place Lansdowne-area schools on alert  Baltimore Sun

Baltimore County police recommended that four Lansdowne-area schools be placed on alert status Monday afternoon after receiving a call about a woman they ...



Here's what Lansdowne High's proposed renovation would fix  Baltimore Sun

Ahead of a Dec. 21 public meeting at Lansdowne High where engineers will present their proposed renovation plan for the school, take a deep dive into what ...



Lansdowne High School renovations to be reconsidered  Baltimore Sun

The Baltimore County school board voted to take another look at Lansdowne High School renovations, to see if the scope can be widened.



Controversy simmers as Lansdowne High renovation design is debated  Baltimore Sun

Parents sparred with public officials this week as the Baltimore County school board considered a new design for a controversial renovation of Lansdowne High ...



Dulaney High wins Clean Green litter contest for second year  Baltimore Sun

For the second year in a row, Dulaney High School was named a winner in Baltimore County Public Schools' Team BCPS Clean Green 15 Litter Challenge.



Baltimore County consultant considering school facility conditions in possible plans to combat overcrowding  Baltimore Sun

After meeting with stakeholders in July, Sage Policy Group, hired by Baltimore County Public Schools to come up with solutions to staunch overcrowding in ...



Second man dies in shooting at Lansdowne funeral  Baltimore Sun

Gunfire broke out as a funeral *service* for an 18-year-old homicide victim. Two men have died from gunshot wounds suffered during the shooting.



A student's sudden death stuns Lansdowne High  Baltimore Sun

Kayla Linton, a Lansdowne High senior athlete, died suddenly Saturday after she went into cardiac arrest after battling the flu since last Tuesday.



'A mountaintop that you cannot see': How Lansdowne and Catonsville high schools are striving to recognize and celebrate diversity  Baltimore Sun

Student-lead and involved efforts at both schools provided opportunities for kids to display their talents through art, dance and speech.



Threat Against Lansdowne High School Made On Social Media  CBS Baltimore / WJZ

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The Baltimore County Police Department is investigating a threat made against Lansdowne High School on Snapchat. The post ...



Tragedy of Baltimore County Public Schools  Baltimore Sun

Liz Bowie's article, “Baltimore County schools audit finds staff and board members failed to file financial disclosure forms on time” (April 11), revealed the tragedy ...



Councilman Quirk outlines his 2019 priorities ahead of town hall with County Executive Olszewski  Baltimore Sun

Quirk said his number one priority in 2019 would be securing the construction of a new Lansdowne High School.



Lansdowne High School parents reject renovations  WBAL Baltimore

Some Baltimore County parents and teachers are turning their thumbs down to a planned school renovation. They believe Lansdowne High School should be ...



Lansdowne High School finance program earns national recognition  Baltimore Sun

The Academy of Finance program at Lansdowne High School earns "model" status by NAF.



Silence honors Kayla Linton on the court at Lansdowne High until close friend makes bank shot against Western Tech  Baltimore Sun

In a girls basketball game played at Lansdowne High Friday night to honor student-athlete Kayla Linton, who passed away last year on Jan. 28, 2017, the crowd ...



Baltimore County Board of Education delays vote on boundary study for northeast-area middle schools  Baltimore Sun

Rather than voting to initiate the boundary study, the Board of Education of Baltimore County on Tuesday asked school system staff to present multiple options to ...



Baltimore County dismisses public's plea for new Lansdowne High  Baltimore Sun

After more than eleven hundred people signed an online petition by Thursday calling for a new Lansdowne High School to be built instead of making ...



Lansdowne High reflects growing ESOL need in Baltimore County  Baltimore Sun

Rebecca Koslowski, the English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) chairwoman at Lansdowne High School, needs to put the pieces in place for students ...



School funding plan called a 'slap in the face' for Lansdowne  Baltimore Sun

The Lansdowne High School community called the county executive's proposal for new schools in the Towson and northeast areas a "slap in the face."



Baltimore County police investigating a stabbing in Halethorpe  Baltimore Sun

Baltimore County police are investigating a stabbing in Halethorpe after they found a man suffering from at least one stab wound to the upper body on the 2900 ...



Parents disturbed by fight at Lansdowne High after security breach  Fox Baltimore

LANSDOWNE, Md. (WBFF) - A fight at a Baltimore County school is creating a lot of concern for some parents. The altercation was caught on camera, but while ...



Maryland House of Delegates passes $2.2B school construction bill  Baltimore Sun

The Maryland House of Delegates has overwhelmingly passed legislation to provide $2.2 billion in school construction funding — on top of current school ...



Planning money for Towson Circulator included in Baltimore County budget  Baltimore Sun

The funding, if approved by the Baltimore County Council, would launch a pilot program that could bring free bus *service* in and out of Towson's core.



12 Baltimore County schools postponed dismissing students amid reports of shots fired  Baltimore Sun

Dundalk Elementary, Middle and High schools officials postponed dismissing students Thursday amid reports of shots fired in the area of Cornwall Road, ...



Lansdowne High visual arts project spotlights faces in the crowd  Baltimore Sun

15 Lansdowne High students participate in worldwide Face2Face campaign, a photography and visual arts project which seeks to inspire and change ...



Baltimore County school board approves 68 curriculum changes, including 29 new, 17 terminated courses  Baltimore Sun

The Board of Education of Baltimore County on Tuesday approved 68 total curriculum changes for the county's public schools, including adding 29 new courses, ...



Will Baltimore County pay for better schools?  Baltimore Sun

In Baltimore County, candidates for county executive want a better school system but their plan to pay for it is not so clear.



VIDEO: Md. High School Student Ambushed in Classroom  CBS Local

BALTIMORE (WJZ)– Police are investigating after a Lansdowne High School student was attacked in her classroom during school hours by teens who were ...



Lansdowne, Dulaney high schools on comptroller's radar ahead of board meeting  Baltimore Sun

When Maryland's Board of Public Works meets on Oct. 18 to review school construction projects, Comptroller Peter Franchot plans to grill Baltimore County ...



SCHOOL CLOSINGS: Heat Closes Schools In Baltimore Co. and Baltimore City  CBS Baltimore

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Baltimore County Public Schools will close 10 schools tomorrow due to excessive heat, according to the BCPS chief of staff. Due to ...



Heat closes Dulaney High for two days — now there's a pipe leak in the empty school  Baltimore Sun

Most Baltimore County Public Schools opened Tuesday, Sept. 4, but because of a lack of air conditioning, Dulaney High School in Timonium was among 10 ...



Baltimore County Public Schools names teacher, principals of the year  Baltimore Sun

Baltimore County Public Schools named two women as Principals of the Year and one woman as Teacher of the Year for 2019 Wednesday night.



ESOL program growing at Lansdowne High  Baltimore Sun

Shakiba Zare, 16, moved to Arbutus with her family three years ago when they fled religious persecution in their home country of Iran. "We are not free because ...



Lack of A/C forces some schools to delay start, others dismiss early  WBAL Baltimore

Ten Baltimore County public schools won't be open on the first day of school Tuesday.



Baltimore County school officials answer questions about Lansdowne  Baltimore Sun

Baltimore County Public Schools officials met with teachers and parents at Lansdowne High School Feb. 25 to present a feasibility study for the building's ...



Can you skip 47 days of class and still graduate? In Maryland's largest school system, the answer is yes  Baltimore Sun

As graduation approached last year, the list of often-absent students at Albert Einstein High School in suburban Maryland was long. More than 175 seniors ...



At two Baltimore County high school sessions, stakeholders say they want more info on overcrowding solutions  Baltimore Sun

To reduce overcrowding in its high schools, Baltimore County can move school district borders. It can build new, larger schools or add to old ones and it can ...



Show some courage, Baltimore County Council: raise taxes  Baltimore Sun

As a 30-year resident of Baltimore County, I'm happy to pay more taxes to build the kind of county that I want to live in, and I'm proud that Baltimore County ...



Veteran Lansdowne boys lacrosse squad opens the season with optimism  Baltimore Sun

Lansdowne High lacrosse coach Brian Brown enters his third season as head coach of the varsity with a roster loaded with experience and determination.



Three local students picked for All-County Honors Dance Ensemble  Baltimore Sun

Two students at Lansdowne and another local student have been picked for Baltimore County Public Schools All-County Honors Dance Ensemble.



Errors force removal of Lansdowne High renovation study from school district website  Baltimore Sun

After more than eleven hundred people signed an online petition calling for a new Lansdowne High School to be built, instead of making renovations to the ...



Towson sophomore makes grand debut in first varsity game as Generals eliminate Lansdowne in playoffs  Baltimore Sun

Towson sophomore hits three threes in regional boys basketball first round victory over Lansdowne.



State police: One dead in Interstate 795 hit-and-run crash, suspect in custody  Baltimore Sun

Maryland State Police say one person died after their vehicle was struck in a hit-and-run crash on northbound Interstate 795 on Wednesday.



COUNTY CRIME | Shot fired in Dundalk carjacking attempt; home invasion in Essex  Fox Baltimore

BALTIMORE (WBFF) - Recent violent crime in Baltimore County include shots fired during an attempted Dundalk carjacking, an afternoon armed robbery at ...



Junior ROTC helps students take command of their future  Baltimore Sun

Every Wednesday at exactly 6:30 a.m., while most of their classmates may be still packing their lunches and getting ready to head out of the door, a small group ...



Unbeaten Lansdowne wrestling squad wins final two matches and defeats Franklin  Baltimore Sun

Unbeaten Lansdowne hosts once-beaten Franklin in big wrestling showdown.



Host Lansdowne boys rally from 15-point third-quarter deficit in overtime win  Baltimore Sun

Host Lansdowne rallied from a 15-point third-quarter deficit and pulled off a 65-60 overtime win over Chesapeake, of Anne Arundel County on Tuesday night.



Lansdowne wrestling pins down Southwestern Battle for second straight year  Baltimore Sun

Lansdowne produced a combined 16 pins in dual-meet matches against Woodlawn and Catonsville and the Vikings won their second straight Southwestern ...



Man fatally shot in Northwest Baltimore on Thursday morning, police say  Baltimore Sun

Police were dispatched to the 1600 block of Saint Stephens St. for a report of a shooting at about 9:25 p.m..



Nearly 1 in 5 Maryland students is chronically absent. At some schools, the rate is more than 75 percent  Baltimore Sun

At Woodlawn High School in suburban Baltimore County, one of the greatest challenges confronting educators is just getting students to show up. Foster care ...



A quiet speaker: Adrienne Jones seeking strengths in others as she adjusts to role leading Maryland House  Baltimore Sun

Baltimore County's Adrienne Jones, the new speaker of the Maryland House of Delegates, is the first woman and first African American in the position.



The unexpected executive: Don Mohler reflects on tenure with Baltimore County after Kamenetz's death  Baltimore Sun

Don Mohler thought he'd be spending early December helping his friend and boss Kevin Kamenetz pack up his office in Towson to close out an eight-year run ...



State Roundup, May 2, 2019  MarylandReporter.com

As Dels. McIntosh, Davis seek end to their public brawl over which one of them would be the next speaker, Del. Adrienne Jones emerges as the unanimous ...



26 people arrested after Eastpoint Mall carnival is shut down, Baltimore County police say  Baltimore Sun

Police arrested 26 young people during a disturbance at Eastpoint Mall on Sunday night after a carnival at the Baltimore County shopping complex was shut ...



State Lawmakers Considering Bill That Would Hold Parents Accountable For Children  WBAL Radio

Maryland lawmakers are considering legislation that would fine some parents $1,000 for a misbehaving school-aged child. The bill is designed to hold adults ...



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