June 1, 2023

New Honor Is Music to Educators’ Ears


St. Mary’s County Public Schools has been honored with the Best Communities for Music Education designation from the National Association of Music Merchants Foundation for its commitment to music education.

Schools Open Registration for Summer Camps


St. Mary’s County Public Schools is accepting registration until May 31 for 2022 summer camps.

Learn This Summer at Aerospace Camp

Aerospace Camp

Kids from second grade to high school juniors can sign up until May 15 for Summer Aerospace Camp, offered by The Patuxent Partnership and St. Mary’s County Public Schools. Camp sessions are set for July 2018 at the Dr. James A. Forrest Career and Technology Center in Leonardtown, MD.

STEM Festival Promises Mind-Bending Day


The 2016 St. Mary’s County STEM Festival Nov. 5 offers brain aerobics for students. The event will be held at the county fairgrounds in Leonardtown, MD.

CSM, Schools Close for Winter Break

Winter break

Winter break at all of the College of Southern Maryland offices and campuses will begin at 3 pm Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2015. All facilities will be unavailable until the college resumes normal operations on Monday, Jan. 4, 2016, including its continuing education courses.

CSM Teaches Fifth Graders Water Safety

The College of Southern Maryland partners with St. Mary’s County Public Schools for grade school water safety lessons.

Register for Summer Space Camp

The Space Camp offers STEM classes in a fun learning environment for elementary and high school aged students. Registration closes May 30, or when the camps fill.

STEM Students Soar in Flight-Simulator Class

Blue-skying about scientific possibilities has come down to earth for teens, thanks to the Pax River Flight Academy.

Esperanza Teacher Wins VFW Award

Esperanza teacher Mike Sturgess received the VFW Middle School Social Studies Teacher of the Year by the NAS Patuxent River VFW Post 2632.

Is Tech Center the Right Move for You?

Counselors and students will be available to describe the opportunities at The Dr. James A. Forrest Career & Technology Center at its 14th annual Tech Expo Feb. 6.