The Board of Education meets at 10:30 a.m. on the first Wednesday of the month and at 7:30 p.m. on the third Wednesday of the month. Meetings are held in the board room of the administration building at 2644 Riva Rd., Annapolis, Md. 21401. For school information, call 410-222-5000, and to contact a board member, call 410-222-5311.

The school system's Web address is:


Carol S. Parham


Districts 29/30

Michael J. McNelly

Vice President

District 31

Janet Bury

District 32

Joseph H. Foster

District 33

Paul G. Rudolph

At Large

Vaughn L. Brown

At Large

Carlesa R. Finney


At Large

Tony Spencer

Student Member

Andy Smith


Aug. 30: First day of school for students.

Aug. 30-Sept. 1: Schools closed for prekindergarten, kindergarten, & E.C.I. parents interview conferences.

Sept. 1, 2 and 7: Evening high school registration from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Sept. 6: Labor Day holiday.

Oct. 21: Schools closed; staff development day.

Oct. 22: Schools closed; Maryland State Teachers Association convention and staff development day.

Nov. 3: End of first grading period; schools closed for p.m. prekindergarten, kindergarten & E.C.I.

Nov. 22-23: Schools closed; parent/teacher conferences.

Nov. 24-26: Thanksgiving holiday.

Dec. 24-31: Winter vacation.

Jan. 3: Students return to school.

Jan. 17: Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.

Jan. 21: Schools closed; in-service/workday for teachers.

Jan. 24: Schools closed; workday for teachers.

Feb. 1- 3: Evening high school registration.

Feb. 21: Presidents' Day holiday.

March 7: Presidential Primary; schools and offices closed.

March 31: End of third grading period; schools closed for p.m. prekindergarten, kindergarten, & E.C.I.

April 20-24: Spring break.

May 29: Memorial Day holiday.

June 12: Last day of school for students.


Snow closing information: 410-222-5110, 1-800-893-7080

Main administrative number: 410-222-5000, 1-800-970-8644

Superintendent's number: 410-222-5304

Registration is at each of the individual schools. Parents need to call the school.



Broadneck: Jane Smith, former principal at Glendale Elementary.

Crofton Meadows: Linda Ferrara, former assistant principal at Crofton Woods Elementary.

Glen Burnie Park: Nancy Andrews, former assistant principal at Hilltop Elementary.

Glendale: Richard Chilipko, former principal at Glen Burnie Park Elementary.

Shady Side: Linda Waldman, former assistant principal at Jessup Elementary.

Southgate: Theresa Williams, former principal at Woodside Elementary.

Sunset: Joyce Fink, former principal at Shady Side Elementary.

Tyler Heights: Maureen Irion, former assistant principal at Southern High.

Woodside: Barbara Dow, former assistant principal at Richard Henry Lee Elementary.


Arundel: Paul Strickler, former assistant principal at Meade Middle.

Chesapeake Bay: Gary Williams, former principal at Arundel Middle.

Lindale/Brooklyn Park: Paul Vandenberg, former assistant principal at Arundel High.

Magothy River: Donna Miller-Clingan, former acting principal at Magothy River Middle.

Marley: Susan Cassidy, former assistant principal at Chesapeake Bay Middle.

Mary E. Moss Academy: James Lyons, former principal at the Learning Center.


Meade: Joan Valentine, former principal at Mary E. Moss Academy.

Northeast: George Kispert, former principal at Meade High.