MCPS Celebrates Walk to School Day

Hundreds of MCPS students, staff and community members celebrated International Walk to School Day on Oct 7. The annual event promotes pedestrian safety, physical activity and environmental preservation. MCPS and County officials joined members of the Bells Mill Elementary School community for the walk to the school and a special school assembly.

Walk to School

Students Network with Leaders at Hispanic Caucus Event

Fifty-five Hispanic MCPS high school students participated in the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Legislative Conference on Oct. 7 in Washington D.C. The students met with Hispanic members of Congress and other leaders and participated in various workshops with mentors from the business community.

Hispanic Caucus

NAACP Parents Council Holds Kick-Off Meeting

The NAACP Parents’ Council held its annual kick-off meeting on October 5.
The event brought parents and MCPS staff together to discuss and share best practices to foster parent engagement. Speakers during the event emphasized the importance of partnerships to ensure student success.

Parents' Council

Conference Strengthens Partnerships in Support of Students

Hundreds of MCPS, nonprofit and local government representatives gathered at the 16th Annual School Community United in Partnership Conference on Oct. 5. Topics covered at this year’s event included parental and family engagement, poverty, mental health, and community prevention programs.

SCUP Conference

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World of Montgomery Festival, October 18

News in 90 - This Week’s News in English and Spanish

MCPS Spotlight: Technology Expansion

Education Matters Discusses Assessment Strategies

Instructional Leaders Focus on Literacy at Summer Training

Education Matters: Meet the SMOBs

Rock Terrace School Supporting Student Success

Behind the Scenes in MCPS

The Strategic Planning Framework


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BOE Resumes Search for MCPS Superintendent

The Board of Education is committed to hiring the best person to lead MCPS into the 21st century. Learn more.

Policies for Public Comment

Provide Your Input! Policy IKA Grading and Reporting and Policy IDA School Year Calendar. Learn more about the policies here and how to provide your input.

Guidelines for Respecting Religious Diversity

These guidelines were created to be a quick, easy-to-read reference regarding Board of Education policies and MCPS regulations–Learn more.