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July 13, 2008
On May 10, Broadfording Christian Academy students in the middle school drama and music departments charmed an audience by performing "The Big Bad Musical: A Howling Courtroom Comedy. " The setting was in a courtroom in the Enchanted Forest, where the Big Bad Wolf (James Coe) had been slapped with a class-action lawsuit from the storybook characters, the Fairy Godmother (Annie Hunt), Little Red Riding Hood (Lana McDowell), Grandmother Hood (Isabel Divinagracia), the Three Little Pigs (Tyler Wyand, Hannah Chapman, Haley Gray)
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NEWS
February 26, 2009
Sydny Boney and Tim Ferguson participate in an art class at Contemporary School of the Arts and Gallery in Hagerstown. Morgan Ballard, the instructor, was teaching basic-drawing class Feb. 14 at the gallery. He has been volunteering at the gallery for about a year. Basic drawing is for beginners, ages 9 to middle school. The next class will be Saturday from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The gallery is at 4 W. Franklin St.
NEWS
August 20, 2007
Two new programs will help Washington County Public Schools students make the transition from elementary school to middle school and from middle school to high school, according to a school system press release. Eighth-grade students who complete training will lead the middle school program for incoming sixth-grade students called Where Everybody Belongs (WEB), according to the release. An assembly held prior to the first day of school will give incoming and new students a chance to learn about their new school, its programs, activities and challenges from students who already have had those experiences, according to the release.
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By AMY WALLAUER | February 17, 1998
School construction to be done in June MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Construction at the new Musselman High School and Potomack Intermediate School has fallen a bit behind, but construction supervisor Don Zepp said the projects will still be finished on schedule. Construction on both the high school and middle school will be complete in June, Zepp told the Berkeley County School Board Monday night. At the new high school, the gymnasium floors are finished, locker room partitions and toilets are in and workers are putting tile on the second floor and installing lights, Zepp said.
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By KATE COLEMAN | April 23, 2009
During the 2005 Maryland Symphony Orchestra Pops concert, Donald Spinelli wowed the audience with his center-stage, stick-tossing drum solo on Louis Prima's "Sing, Sing, Sing. " MSO's principal percussionist since 1989, Spinelli said he likes the big-band piece and played it as a solo on a few different occasions during his 20-year career with the U.S. Marine Band. He retired from "The President's Own" two years ago. He also is principal percussionist with the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra.
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by BRIAN SHAPPELL | June 28, 2005
WILLIAMSPORT shappell@herald-mail.com Byron Memorial Park was alive with the sound of music and the smell of cooking hot dogs Monday as the Springfield Middle School Band Boosters held their first community celebration. In what band boosters called a thank you to community supporters and a tribute to two music teachers at the school, the group held a celebration headlined by the Springfield Middle School Cool Cat Jazz Band. Randy Leatherman, chair of the band boosters, said the event was designed to give back to people who have given so much to the middle school's music program.
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By ALICIA NOTARIANNI | alnotarianni@aol.com | January 26, 2013
It is an “intense orchestral experience,” Marianne Gooding said. Each year, teachers from Washington County Public Schools select middle- and high-school students for all-county orchestra based on merit, including quality and experience playing. Those chosen are responsible for learning and refining pieces frequently at a level beyond that which they normally play in school, she said. They compete in seating auditions, then rehearse as a group two evenings, one school day and a Saturday morning.
NEWS
May 29, 2010
The Washington County Museum of Fine Arts hosted an awards reception for county school students who were awarded prizes for their art in the 2010 Public School Art Exhibitions. Sponsored by Target, Centra Bank and the Washington County Arts Council, the exhibition displays works created by Washington County Public Schools students in kindergarten through 12th grade. An annual exhibition at the museum since 1932, this year's exhibit was organized by Board of Education Arts Supervisor Rob Hovermale, Arts Curriculum Specialist Don Viar and the county's art instructors.
NEWS
February 24, 2003
List of upcoming events March 4 - Fourth marking period ends; 7 p.m. - Middle school jazz concert. March 6 - 7 p.m. - Greencastle-Antrim School Board meeting; Citizens of the USA Assembly at Greencastle-Antrim Elementary School and Primary School. March 10 - 7 p.m. - Band Boosters meeting. March 11 - 7:30 p.m. - Choral Music Club meeting; TBA - High school choral concert. March 12 - report card distribution. March 13-15 - TBA - Regional band. March 14 - School closed for teacher development (tentative)
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by ERIN CUNNINGHAM | December 20, 2006
HAGERSTOWN - A kindergarten student was accused earlier this month of sexually harassing a classmate at Lincolnshire Elementary School, an accusation that will remain on his record until he moves to middle school. Washington County Public Schools spokeswoman Carol Mowen said the definition of sexual harassment used by the school system is, "unwelcome sexual advances, request for sexual favors and/or other inappropriate verbal, written or physical conduct of a sexual nature directed toward others.
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