Former BCCC employee sentenced for theft

A 52-year-old former employee of Baltimore City Community College pleaded guilty in Circuit Court on Wednesday to stealing more than $7,000 in student tuition payments and was sentenced to three years' probation and a one-year suspended prison term, the city state's attorney's office announced. (Balt. Sun)

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Frederick Board of Education considers Urbana elementary options

Frederick County school officials are debating how to divide students between buildings in the Urbana-Centerville area after construction of Urbana's second elementary school is complete. (News-Post)

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Balto. Co. School Board elects officers

The Baltimore County Board of Education re-elected Lawrence E. Schmidt as its president and chose David Uhlfelder as its new vice president during its yearly election of officers on Tuesday. (WMAR-TV)

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Clinch leaving University of Baltimore

Richard Clinch, the director of economic research at the University of Baltimore’s Jacob France Institute, is resigning effective Aug. 1, he said Wednesday. Clinch will take a similar job at Batelle Memorial Institute, a Columbus, Ohio-based firm that also has an office in Aberdeen. (Daily Record)

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Baltimore County parents concerned about redistricting

There's no redistricting plan or even proposal yet on the table, but that didn't deter the residents of communities just south of Stoneleigh to turn up at Tuesday night's Baltimore County school board meeting to protest any attempt to redistrict them south. (Balt. Sun)  

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Sheriff's office investigating vandalism to New Market schools

Vandalism was reported at both New Market Middle School and New Market Elementary School on Wednesday morning, according to the Frederick County Sheriff's Office. (News-Post)

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Anne Arundel to name interim superintendent; Maxwell gets contract in Prince George's

Anne Arundel County public school officials said Tuesday that they would name an interim superintendent by the end of the month, the system's first step in replacing outgoing Superintendent Kevin Maxwell. As Anne Arundel's board met in a closed session to discuss its superintendent search, the school board in neighboring Prince George's County was also meeting — to formally approve Maxwell as the county's new schools CEO. (Balt. Sun)

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Former Anne Arundel executive Owens seeks interim schools superintendent post

Former County Executive Janet S. Owens has put her name in the mix as a possible interim superintendent of the Anne Arundel County public school system. Owens, 69, said she has informed the school board she is interested in taking over when Superintendent Kevin M. Maxwell leaves to become CEO of Prince George’s County public schools. (Capital)

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