Education headline 

SPOT ON Behavior at Glade Elementary

Glade has a school-wide behavior system which is a process for creating a safer and more effective school. It is an approach to enhance the capacity of our school to educate all children by developing school-wide and classroom discipline systems. The process focuses on improving a school’s ability to teach and support positive behavior for all students. At our school everyone is working hard to display SPOT ON Behaviors. Our behaviors are SPOT ON when we: Show Respect for ourselves, others and property. Prepare to attend school every day with…

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Glade Elementary School’s PTA Web Site

Glade Elementary School’s Parent Teacher Association has launched a web site to keep the school community informed and involved.  The site,, provides a calendar, meeting agendas and minutes, links to the school’s web site and information, newsletters, volunteer opportunities, and fundraising information. Glade Elementary School Principal Lorcán ÓhEithir encouraged parents to access the site.  He noted that the school’s web site will continue to be updated.  He invites parents to suggest what they would like to see on the school’s web site.  Mr. ÓhEithir became the school’s principal over the summer.…

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Glade Elementary Student Medevaced

Glade Elementary School called Frederick County Emergency Services at approximately 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 after a five year old student fell off of playground equipment. The student, a five year old boy, bumped his head when he fell. He reported not being able to see at time during his medical examination by emergency medical technicians. Emergency responders requested Maryland State Police transport the boy by helicopter for more in-depth medical evaluation. Late reports indicated that the boy had suffered a concussion, and is recovering well.

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