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• Dun­dalk High School Ath­letic Booster Club De­signer Bag Bingo from 6 to 11 p.m. on Satur­day, Nov 10, at Dun­dalk High School, 1901 Del­vale Ave. Fea­tur­ing de­signer bags, in­clud­ing Coach, Michael Kors, Kate Spade, Betsy John­son and more. Con­ces­sions will be avail­able. Cost is $20 in ad­vance or $25 at the door. There is NOT an ATM on school grounds. For tick­ets, con­tact Is­abel at 443790-9189, Shelly at 443632-7666 or Donna at 443-838-2351.

• New York City trip spon­sored by Dun­dalk High School Ath­letic Booster Club on Satur­day, Dec. 15, from 7:45 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. Ticket in­cludes round trip trans­porta­tion to New York City. Lim­ited to 50 tick­ets. Re­serve your seat by con­tact­ing Is­abel Gan­dar­illa at 443-7909189 or Vicki Machin at 410-459-5228. • Annual Respite and Re­source Fair on Mon­day, Nov. 12, from 10 a.m. to noon at the school. Learn about lo­cal agen­cies and ser­vices for stu­dents with spe­cial needs and their fam­i­lies.

• Trashy Fash­ion Show at the school on Fri­day, Nov. 16. Stu­dents use re­cy­cled ma­te­ri­als to cre­ate wear­able fash­ions around the theme “decades.” For more, call the school at 443809-7517. • The ap­pli­ca­tion process for Bal­ti­more County Pub­lic Schools mag­net pro­grams is un­der­way. Ap­pli­ca­tions for mag­net pro­grams must be post­marked by Fri­day, Nov. 16, 2018 (cer­ti­fied mail­ing rec­om­mended), or sub­mit­ted on­line by 1 p.m. on that day. For more in­for­ma­tion, visit the BCPS Mag­net Pro­grams’ web­site at http://dci. bcps.org/de­part­ment/ in­no­va­tive_learn­ing/ ed­u­ca­tion­al_op­tions/ mag­net_pro­grams/ or call 443-809-4127.

• A Bal­ti­more County Pub­lic Schools School Day Task­force sub­com­mit­tee is seek­ing pub­lic com­ment on rec­om­men­da­tions to ex­tend the school day by 15 min­utes and to change sec­ondary school sched­ules. The pro­posed changes to the sec­ondary school sched­ules are:

• To im­ple­ment a 4 pe­riod AB sched­ule for high schools

• To of­fer a lim­ited num­ber of semes­ter­ized classes in high schools.

• To im­ple­ment a 5 pe­riod AB sched­ule for mid­dle schools. • De­tailed de­scrip­tions of the rec­om­men­da­tions and their ra­tio­nales/ back­grounds can be found on­line in the full rec­om­men­da­tions re­port. The sub­com­mit­tee is pre­par­ing these rec­om­men­da­tions for sub­mis­sion to the su­per­in­ten­dent. Pub­lic com­ment meet­ings on these rec­om­men­da­tions will be held on Tues­day, Nov. 20, 2018, at 6 p.m. at New Town High School cafe­te­ria, 4931 New Town Blvd., 21117, and Tues­day, Nov. 27, 2018, at 6 p.m. at Pat­ap­sco High School & Cen­ter for the Arts, 8100 Wise Ave., 21222 Com­mu­nity mem­bers in­ter­ested in mak­ing com­ments

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