After School Program a Big Hit at South Lake ES

Child First, a pilot after-school program finished its first week of activities May 21st at South Lake ES with a celebration for parents and the community. Organized by Action in Montgomery (AIM) and MCPS, the program, also at Burnt Mills ES, provided fun and instructional after-school activities for families that might not otherwise be able to afford them.

Child First

Interim Superintendent

A Beautiful Gift for Stephen Knolls School

Sixty volunteers from the Project Management Association spent a day at Stephen Knolls School updating the greenhouse, landscaping and memorial garden. The association is comprised of local property managers and vendor partners who donated all of the plants and building materials. More than $12,000 worth of supplies and services have been donated to the school.

Stephen Knolls School

Graduation Ceremonies Begin May 22

More than 10,000 MCPS students will receive their diplomas during commencement ceremonies that begin May 22 and continue through June 17. A variety of commencement speakers—ranging from elected officials to musicians—will be speaking. Parents and students are invited to submit their favorite graduation snapshots to be included in our graduation coverage.


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

Fighting for Funding

Rock Terrace School Supporting Student Success

FY16 Operating Budget Request Overview

Behind the Scenes in MCPS

Monifa McKnight Named Middle School Principal of the Year

Blair HS Student Wins First Place in Intel Science Talent Search

Education Matters: Superintendent Search

The Strategic Planning Framework


Meet Teacher David Szybalski from Galway ES 

Superintendent Search

Learn more about the search for a new superintendent for MCPS.

Child Abuse and Neglect

DRAFT Revised Policy JHC-Child Abuse and Neglect (for public comment).

High School Graduations

See a list of high school graduation dates and locations for 2015.