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Free Lunch Available for Students at 12 County Schools—Friday January 29

We recognized that many of our students rely on our Free and Reduced Meal Program and that closing schools can create unintended barriers to meals. To ensure all students have access to healthy meals while schools are closed, Montgomery County Public Schools is offering free lunches to all students Friday, January 29, at 12 area schools:  

Your child does not have to attend school at one of the locations to receive a lunch and no identification is required.

Emergency Information

How to Receive MCPS Emergency Information

How to keep in touch with Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS)

Weather Decisions

How Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) reaches decisions about weather-related school closures, delays, and early dismissals.

School Closings and Other Emergency Procedures

Details about closure of schools, delayed openings, early dismissals, and more. Weekend decisions are made by the county's Interagency Coordinating Board for the use of public facilities.

Emergency Preparedness

Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) is prepared to effectively and efficiently respond to a multitude of emergency situations that may impact students, staff, and parents or guardians.

For MCPS Staff

Who works when it snows, is training still scheduled, how to get your pay check


Indoor activities, mental health  and other resources for emergency situations