• 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: Wise HS Student Tamara Bethea

Senior Spotlight: Wise HS Student Tamara Bethea

At Dr. Henry A. Wise High School, honors and dual enrollment senior Tamara Bethea has risen as a true standout.

Among her accomplishments: Tamara earned top scores in her class on both the Maryland High School Assessment and AP Language exam; she has received perfect grades in geometry each quarter of her high school career; and as a member of the mock trial team, she has been named “Star Lawyer” not once, not twice but ten times!

It should come as no surprise that this 'great debater' is considering a career in law!

In addition to academic honors and participation, Tamara is a member of the Golden Elite Band Dance Group, Drama Team and serves as a peer mentor. Outside of school she enjoys cooking, shopping, and playing volleyball. A Posse scholarship semifinalist, she plans to study political science, journalism or social sciences in college.