Education Glade Valley 

Walkersville High School Parking Lot Upgrades

The parking lot at Walkersville High School is being paved and new campus lighting is being installed this summer.  As such, traffic will not be able to access the facility between Monday, June 24 and August 23, 2019 (anticipated time of substantial completion).  The building will continue to be open this summer, but visitors will need to park at Walkersville Elementary School and use the sidewalk access to the building. All scheduled athletic workout sessions, site-based summer school and pre-scheduled events at Walkersville High School will proceed as planned. 

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Education Government 

Executive Gardner Announces New Horizons Academy for High School Students Experiencing Homelessness

Next phase of successful Student Homelessness Initiative Partnership program County Executive Jan Gardner today announced the next phase of the New Horizons Frederick program called the New Horizons Academy. The five-week program is coordinated through the Student Homelessness Initiative Partnership, known as SHIP of Frederick County. Starting on July 1, the program will provide academic training to 60 Frederick County Public Schools students from five high schools who are experiencing homelessness. “We live in a community that cares and has taken action to help hundreds of students,” commented Executive Gardner.…

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