- La Plata High School is hosting its 22nd annual antique show and sale on Saturday, Feb. 8, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, Feb. 9, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is $5 and refreshments will be available. Proceeds benefit the school’s music program. Call 301-259-2411 for more information.
- The culinary arts program at North Point High School was recently named to the Hospitality 100 list of nationwide secondary school culinary programs for the 2013-14 school year. Each year, the Hospitality 100 list recognizes secondary schools that demonstrate a commitment to excellence in culinary arts education. The list features high school and technology centers that excel in the areas of culinary arts, baking and pastry arts and/or hospitality management. Schools are selected for the recognition by a team from the National Center for Hospitality Studies at Sullivan University. For more information, visit www.hospitality100.org.
Charles County Public Schools provides 26,500 students in grades prekindergarten through 12 with an academically challenging education. Located in Southern Maryland, Charles County Public Schools has 35 schools that offer a technologically advanced, progressive and high quality education that builds character, equips for leadership and prepares students for life, careers and higher education.
The Charles County public school system does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age or disability in its programs, activities or employment practices. For inquiries, please contact Dr. Patricia Vaira, Title IX Coordinator and Section 504 Coordinator (students) or Connie W. Armstead, Section 504 Coordinator (employees/adults), at Charles County Public Schools, central office building, P.O. Box 2770, La Plata, Maryland 20646. 301-932-6610/301-870-3814. For special accommodations call 301-934-7230 or TDD 1-800-735-2258 two weeks prior to the event.