• 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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Scholar of the Week: Largo High School Senior Ma'kayla Cayard

Scholar of the Week: Largo High School Senior Ma'kayla Cayard

Largo High School senior Ma’kayla Cayard speaks softly but carries a large stick — a drumstick to be exact. Currently the percussionists section leader, she also plays the cymbals and flute.


Ma’kayla holds a 4.167 GPA and takes Advanced Placement courses in World History, Biology and American Government/Politics. She is also a dual enrollment student at Prince George’s Community College.

Ma’kayla is a member of the National Honor Society and the Class of 2020 Student Council. Her love for helping and caring for others inspired her to pursue a career in nursing. She plans to attend North Carolina A & T University and enjoys hanging out with her friends in her spare time.