Funded via the Maryland Leads grant, out TA to AA and AA to BA programs allow current AACPS employees to complete or begin their collegiate degree pathway for free! For more information on qualifications and how to apply, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our professional development team offers over 2,600 PGD sessions throughout the year. Their mission is to provide continuous and focused learning for all employees, serve as a school system professional learning network, and to advance individual and organizational development in order to ensure achievement for every student. Additional information on professional growth and development.
This program connects AACPS employees with special discounts and offers from local businesses and includes partnerships with a wide range of services! Current employee discounts.
All permanent AACPS employees are eligible for a tuition reimbursement benefit for coursework taken while employed with AACPS. Eligibility for reimbursement is based on the assigned bargaining Unit of the employee and the negotiated agreements for those Units. Additional information on tuition reimbursement.
AACPS encourages employees to pursue leadership opportunities both in and out of the school building. At a school-based level, department chair and administrative roles are available. Outside of those roles, we hire for positions ranging from content coordinators to department managers.
Retirement & Pension
All permanent Employees of AACPS are eligible for and, upon hire, enroll into the appropriate pension plan of the Maryland State Retirement and Pension System as a condition of employment. Teachers, and employees in related jobs, are enrolled into the Teacher's pension system, all other employees are enrolled into the Employees’ pension system. Learn more about retirement.
AACPS offers many generous benefits to its employees, including a variety of voluntary benefits . Other benefits for employees include: annual, personal, holiday and sick leave (amount of leave will vary by position). Insurance – we offer medical, dental, vision, and prescription coverage under our available insurance plans. View additional information on benefits rates & coverage.