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Starting point for Baltimore County schools 2021 capital budget: $216 million  Baltimore Sun

The Baltimore County Board of Education began the fiscal year 2021 state capital budget process at its Aug. 6 meeting with a brief presentation by school ...



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

In Lansdowne High School, students enter cramped classrooms through too-narrow doorways. They drink bottled water because the taps run brown.



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.



Lansdowne High closed due to power outage caused by severe weather  wmar2news.com

Baltimore County Public Schools temporarily closed Lansdowne High School due to a power outage.



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 ...



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 ...



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

The money will not make construction happen, but it does get the process started.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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

Lansdowne High, superintendent search will be key issues for Lisa Mack, newly elected District 1 school board member for Catonsville, Arbutus.



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 ...



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.



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, 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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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

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



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 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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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

In Baltimore County's school construction debate, as the Board of Education faces an important vote May 8, the fates of Lansdowne and Dulaney high schools ...



'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 ...



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.



Landsdowne High School Snapchat threat  Baltimore Sun

Baltimore County Police are investigating a social media post threatening violence at Lansdowne High School. It included references to the deadly Florida ...



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 boys basketball prevails in overtime against rival Catonsville  Baltimore Sun

Lansdowne defeats Catonsville in boys basketball in overtime.



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 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 ...



Lansdowne High School finance program earns national recognition  Baltimore Sun

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



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



78-year-old killed by stray bullet in Lansdowne was devoted churchgoer known for her kindness and charisma  Baltimore Sun

Isabel Villalobos De Vasquez spent her last Tuesday preparing beef stew and rice over open flames outside her Damascus church. It was something she'd done ...



Controversy simmers as Lansdowne High renovation design is debated  Baltimore Sun

Parents are sparring with public officials as the Baltimore County school board prepares to inspect a design for a controversial renovation of Lansdowne High ...



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 ...



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 ...



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

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



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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Hippodrome partnership brings theater to Lansdowne High  Baltimore Sun

For about 4 1/2 years, the Hippodrome Foundation has brought artists in to teach through its partnership with Lansdowne High.



Lansdowne High School Class of 2014  Baltimore Sun

List of graduates from Lansdowne High School in 2014.



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

Sage Policy Group, hired by Baltimore County Public Schools to come up with solutions to staunch overcrowding in county high schools, has trimmed from ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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."



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.



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 ...



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.



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

Lansdowne hosts Western Tech in girls basketball. It is one year since Lansdowne student athlete Kayla Linton and first part of game was played in silence until ...



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 ...



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.



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, ...



Baltimore-area schools have seen a spike in threats since Florida shooting — even at elementary schools  Baltimore Sun

Baltimore County Police has seen a spike in calls reporting weapons at schools, school threats and weapons on students since the school shooting in Parkland, ...



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 ...



Junior ROTC helps students take command of their future  Baltimore Sun

While many seniors at the school are now gearing up to start their college applications or are considering career options after graduation in the spring, the 85 ...



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

Nearly one in five Maryland students is chronically absent. Federico Adams, principal of William Pinderhuges Elementary-Middle School, discusses some of the ...



Maryland Historical Trust removes sign at Fort Garrison after complaint about the term 'hostile Indians'  Baltimore Sun

Maryland Historical Trust officials have removed a historical marker at Fort Garrison in Stevenson after they received complaints of the use of the term "hostile ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



More Than 2,100 Without Power In Baltimore County: BGE  Towson, MD Patch

More Than 2100 Without Power In Baltimore County - Towson, MD - Severe thunderstorms toppled trees and knocked out power, leaving some Baltimore ...



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.



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, ...



Baltimore County school officials answer questions about Lansdowne  Baltimore Sun

Baltimore County Public Schools officials answered questions from the public about Lansdowne's upcoming renovation Thursday, Feb. 25.



Maryland High School Star Athlete Unexpectedly Dies  CBS Local

BALTIMORE (WJZ)– A Maryland star student died unexpectedly leaving family and friends heartbroken. George Solis was at a very emotional tribute for the ...



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

Closed during a heat wave due to lack of air conditioning, Dulaney High had a leaking pipe on the school system's second day of school, advocates say.



Nine individuals, one team latest inductees into Hereford High Hall of Fame  Baltimore Sun

The 14th annual induction of nine individual athletes and the entire 2002 state championship football team into the Hereford High School Hall of Fame will be ...



Residents in southwestern Baltimore County ask for higher taxes and fees for revenue  Baltimore Sun

Several people spoke in support of higher taxes or developer impact fees in Baltimore County during a town hall meeting Wednesday night about the county's ...



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.



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.



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.



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..



Twins double team Lansdowne High graduation as co-valedictorians  Baltimore Sun

Sisters both plan to become teachers after college plan to attend Community College of Baltimore County in the fall.



Body found on Prettyboy Reservoir beach is identified as 65-year-old Pennsylvania woman, police say  Baltimore Sun

A civilian discovered a dead woman on the beach of Prettyboy Reservoir in Baltimore County on Saturday afternoon, according to police.



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 ...



Baltimore County councilman blames Eastpoint Mall carnival arrests on city residents  Baltimore Sun

The carnival at the Eastpoint Mall in Dundalk is canceled for the remainder of the spring after an incident Easter in which 26 young people were arrested during ...



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.



Redistricting proposal would move Baltimore Highlands elementary students  Baltimore Sun

As many as 182 students from Baltimore Highlands Elementary School could be sent to Lansdowne Elementary next year under a redistricting plan being ...



Baltimore County Council opposes building new Dulaney High School  Baltimore Sun

Dulaney High School appeared to be on track last week to get a brand new building. This week it seems maybe not. A majority of the Baltimore County Council ...



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 ...



High school musicals take center stage at Baltimore County schools  Baltimore Sun

There are several factors to consider in selecting shows for high school theater productions.:



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.



Parade of living 'vegetables' to make debut at Kenilworth Farmers Market  Baltimore Sun

'Marylands #1 Traveling Vegetable Parade' will offer kids healthy eating tips and recipes on the market's opening day.



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 ...



Two injured, six displaced in Baltimore County apartment fire  Baltimore Sun

Officials say two young women were injured and six people were displaced after a fire started at a Baltimore County apartment complex Thursday morning.



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