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Three Staff Members Win Counselor of the Year Honors

Christina Castellano of Bannockburn Elementary School, Rebecca Best of Pyle Middle School and Sarah Patterson of Clarksburg High School have been selected as recipients of the 2018 MCPS Counselor of the Year Award. This award highlights the essential role counselors play in the development of students. One counselor from each school level was selected for the award.

Counselor of the Year

Graduation Season Begins May 29

The 2018 high school graduation season will begin May 29. More than 10,000 MCPS students will receive diplomas in commencement ceremonies. A variety of commencement speakers—ranging from elected officials to journalists—will be speaking. Parents and students are invited to submit their favorite graduation snapshots to be included in our graduation coverage. Tweet or post on Facebook with hashtag #MCPSGrad or send your shots to


Building Future Leaders

The Superintendent’s Leadership Academy is comprised of high school juniors working to build leadership and communications skills. Their recent meeting celebrated a school year in which they focused on public service projects to enhance their professional skills while simultaneously giving back to the community.


The Superintendent’s Leadership Academy / Class of 2018

Recovery Program

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