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Browse Public Announcements for 2004 - 2005 School Year

Reading Skills are Up; Performance Gap Narrows

(March 3, 2005)

News Conference to Highlight Dramatic Improvement in Reading Skills of Grades K-2 Students For the first time ever, more than 71 percent of Kindergarten, Grade 1, and Grade 2 students are achieving ...(more)

Teacher Honored by State Music Educators Assoc.

(March 1, 2005)

Frances Fox, a longtime music teacher in Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS), has won the Outstanding Music Teacher Award from the Maryland Music Educators Association. Fox is an instrumental musi ...(more)

Weast Receives Award from State Music Educators

(March 1, 2005)

Dr. Jerry D. Weast, superintendent of schools, has won the School Administrator Award from the Maryland Music Educators Association. A strong supporter of arts education, Weast was recognized, amo ...(more)

Schools To Open 2 Hours Late Today, Tuesday, March 1

(March 1, 2005)

EMERGENCY ANNOUNCEMENT All Montgomery County Public Schools will open two hours late today, Tuesday, March 1, due to weather conditions. Bus service will be provided on a two-hour delayed schedu ...(more)

Live Call-in Show on Teen Driving Airs on March 7

(February 28, 2005)

Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) and MCPS TV, Cable Channel 34, will produce and broadcast a program called Viewpoint: Teen Driving & Taking Control to air on Monday, March 7, from 7:00 p.m. un ...(more)

Schools Closed Today, Feb. 28; Offices Open

(February 28, 2005)

EMERGENCY ANNOUNCEMENT All Montgomery County Public Schools are closed today, Monday, February 28, due to weather conditions. All administrative offices will open on time. All after-school and comm ...(more)

Auto Trades Students Reschedule Used Vehicle Sale

(February 28, 2005)

Montgomery County Students Automotive Trades Association, Inc. HAS RESCHEDULED it's second car sale of this school year at Damascus H.S. for March 5, 2005 (snow date: March 12, 2005). The sale w ...(more)

Lead Levels in Water Released for Five More Schools

(February 25, 2005)

The analysis of water sample tests for elevated levels of lead at an additional five school buildings in Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) has been completed. All five buildings had elevated le ...(more)

All Schools Closed Friday, Feb. 25; All Offices Open

(February 25, 2005)

EMERGENCY ANNOUNCEMENT All Montgomery County Public Schools will be closed Friday, February 25, due to weather conditions. All administrative offices will open on time. All after-school and communi ...(more)

Boundary Option for Clarksburg ES #7 Proposed

(February 24, 2005)

The Board of Education met yesterday [February 23] and, among other items, submitted names for Downcounty Middle School #9/Wheaton Cluster Middle School #2, conducted a worksession on boundaries for C ...(more)

All Schools Closed Today, Feb. 24; All Offices Open

(February 24, 2005)

EMERGENCY ANNOUNCEMENT All Montgomery County Public Schools will be closed today, February 24, due to weather conditions, but all administrative offices will open on time. All after-school and co ...(more)

Students Perform w. Sweet Honey in the Rock Founder

(February 22, 2005)

Bernice Johnson Reagon and Daughter Toshi Reagon to Share Music and History Dr. Bernice Johnson Reagon and her daughter, Toshi Reagon, will perform in a concert at Sherwood High School that will ta ...(more)

Board Discusses Advanced Placement Results

(February 22, 2005)

The Board of Education met on Tuesday, February 8, and, among other items, adopted the FY 2006 Operating Budget, discussed Advanced Placement results, took tentative action on Policy GAA, and requeste ...(more)

Board of Education to Meet on Wed., February 23

(February 18, 2005)

Agenda for Wednesday, February 23, 2005 7:00 p.m. 1.0 Acknowledgment of a Quorum 1.1 Resolution for Closed Session (A) 7:30 2.1 Approval of the Agenda (A) 2.2 Women's History Month (A) 2.3 It ...(more)

Two Students Win Top Awards for Volunteer Service

(February 18, 2005)

Two Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) students have been named Maryland's top two youth volunteers for 2005 by the Prudential Spirit of Community Awards, a nationwide program honoring young peop ...(more)