• On Wednesday, May 6, State Superintendent of Education Dr. Karen Salmon announced that all Maryland public schools will be closed for the remainder of the 2019-20 school year. A letter from CEO Dr. Monica Goldson is forthcoming with more information.

    El miércoles, 6 de mayo, la Dra. Karen Salmon, superintendente de educación del estado, anunció que todas las escuelas públicas de Maryland permanecerán cerradas por el resto del año escolar 2019-20. Próximamente se enviará una carta de la Dra. Monica Goldson, directora ejecutiva, con más información.

    Le mercredi 6 mai, la Surintendante de l'éducation de l’État, Dr Karen Salmon, a annoncé que toutes les écoles publiques du Maryland resteront fermées pour le reste de l’année scolaire 2019-2020. Une lettre de la Directrice exécutive, Dr Monica Goldson, suivra avec plus d'informations.

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Senior Spotlight: Frederick Douglass HS Student Kierra Hughes

Senior Spotlight: Frederick Douglass HS Student Kierra Hughes

Frederick Douglass High School International Baccalaureate student Kierra Hughes holds a 4.13 GPA while managing multiple extracurriculars including National Honor Society, student government, African Student Association, photography club and the mock trial team. She has also earned more than 200 service learning hours. In her spare time, she enjoys writing narratives, poems and drawing.

Kierra plans to attend Morgan State or George Washington University to study psychology and neurology to embark on a career as a clinical or rehabilitation psychologist. She also aspires to enlist in the United States Army as a reserve officer.