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Community Breaks Ground on a New School for Seneca Valley HS

Community leaders gathered Sept. 18 to celebrate the groundbreaking for the new Seneca Valley High School. The revitalization/expansion project will replace the current school, which was built in 1974. The 439,346-square-foot building will have a projected capacity of 2,423 students and is expected to open for the start of the 2020-2021 school year.

Seneca Valley HS

Gaithersburg Elementary Celebrates “Dads Take Your Child to School Day”

More than 100 fathers and other guardians participated in Gaithersburg Elementary School’s “Dads Take Your Child to School” event on Tuesday, Sept. 19. The event was organized by the school to highlight the importance of fathers and male role models in the healthy development of children and to encourage dads to play a more active role in their child’s education. After sharing coffee and donuts, the group visited classrooms to participate in educational sessions. This event kicked off monthly open house opportunities to encourage parents to be more involved with the school community.

Gaithersburg ES

Study Released on Career and Technology Education Programs in MCPS

MCPS has released its comprehensive study of Career and Technology Education (CTE) programs. The study was commissioned by the Board of Education to assess the district’s current programs and efforts to prepare all students for non-remedial postsecondary education and high-demand fields of employment.
Over the next several months, MCPS will engage with the community to discuss the report’s findings and recommendations and will map out a short-and long-term implementation strategy for the superintendent and Board’s consideration.

CTE Study

Free Homework Help is Here!

Homework Hotline Live! (HHL) is back for its 32nd season, offering students in grades K-12 with free homework help from MCPS teachers. Starting Tuesday, Sept. 26, the show will air live on TV from 4:30–6 p.m. on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. HHL teachers will also answer questions online, Tuesday through Thursday from 4:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., and from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Mondays.

HHL

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