Alert Bishop Walsh School is closed from March 16 - April 24.

BW Closed

The health and safety of our students is our top priority.  We will continue to provide updates as needed.  Please check your email regularly.  This is an unprecedented time and we are praying for everyone’s safety and good health. 

Please continue to follow Maryland and the CDC's guidelines to keep yourself and others healthy.   (https://coronavirus.maryland.gov/ & https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

As of right now, Bishop Walsh School is closed for students from March 16 - April 24.   All school-sponsored activities are cancelled during this time.  This includes all athletic practices and games and all play practices.  The school offices will be closed from March 30th – April 26th.

Thank you for making the continuation of learning for students a priority.  Great job, everyone!  Middle and high school students will continue to receive their required work through Google Classroom and should be in correspondence daily with teachers through their school email.    Elementary school students will have assignments in their packets of work.   

New packets of work for PreK through 5th grade will be ready in the main lobby on Monday, March 30th from 2:00-8:00 pm.   Please return any completed work at this time.  Elementary 2nd trimester report cards will be available to be picked up along with the students’ new assignments.

Grades 6 through 12 will continue to receive work through Google Classroom.    Middle and high school report cards will be mailed home.  

The high school 4th quarter begins on Monday, March 30th.

Easter break is still April 6th – 15th as scheduled.   No new work (except for AP classes) will be assigned during this time.

We continue to keep our school community in our prayers during this Lenten season as we prepare to celebrate Easter.   Please see the Archdiocese website for more resources, including links to online Masses and Lenten reflections. 

Teachers are available by email if you have any questions about your child’s schoolwork.

If you have any questions or concerns, please call Dr. Kiddy at 301-268-1606 or email Mrs. Flinn at jflinn@bishopwalsh.org.

BOOST Program applications are available through April 24th  at http://marylandpublicschools.org/Pages/boost/application.aspx.   The BOOST program provides scholarships for Maryland resident students who are eligible for the Free or Reduced-Price Meals Program.

The College Board has announced that this spring’s AP exams will be given online.   More details can be found at:  https://apcentral.collegeboard.org/about-ap/news-changes/coronavirus-update?SFMC_cid=EM288604-&rid=157315645

Archdiocesan standardized testing for grades 2-8 is postponed.

School will still be closed from April 6-15 for Easter break as scheduled.

The Honors Convocation is postponed.

The Spartan Connection PTO pie fundraiser is canceled.  If orders have been turned in, the money will be returned.

The band concert trip to Baltimore has been cancelled.

Our entire school community has done such a wonderful job adjusting to distance learning.   Thank you!  Please stay healthy and work hard as we continue in this process.  Thank you for your collaboration during this challenging time.