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Browse Public Announcements for 2011 - 2012 School Year

Board of Education to Meet on Tuesday, May 8

(May 4, 2012)

The Montgomery County Board of Education will meet on Tuesday, May 8, 2012, at the Carver Educational Services Center, 850 Hungerford Dr. in Rockville. The meeting will begin at 9 a.m., with public ag ...(more)

Eighteen MCPS Students Win National Merit $2,500 Scholarships

(May 4, 2012)

Eighteen Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) seniors from nine high schools have been awarded the National Merit $2,500 Scholarships financed by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. The ...(more)

Comment Sought on Informational Material Policy

(May 2, 2012)

The Montgomery County Board of Education is seeking community comment regarding revisions to Board Policy CNA, Informational Material and Announcements. This policy guides and informs the public and s ...(more)

Board Takes Tentative Action on Flyer Distribution Policy, Discusses 21st Century College and Career Readiness

(May 1, 2012)

The Montgomery County Board of Education met on Monday, April 30, 2012, at the Carver Educational Services Center, 850 Hungerford Drive in Rockville. Among other items, the Board discussed 21st centur ...(more)

Board of Education Seeks Applicants to Fill Positions on Ethics Panel

(May 1, 2012)

The Montgomery County Board of Education is seeking to fill three vacancies on its five-member Ethics Panel.  Each vacancy is for a three-year term beginning on July 1, 2012.  Applicants mus ...(more)

Board of Education Seeks Applicants for Family Life and Human Development Advisory Committee

(May 1, 2012)

The Montgomery County Board of Education is seeking two community members and two public high school students to serve on its Family Life and Human Development Advisory Committee. The committee serves ...(more)

Dr. Starr Responds to Irresponsible Atlanta Journal-Constitution Article

(April 30, 2012)

MCPS Superintendent of Schools Joshua P. Starr offered the following response to Sunday's article in the Atlanta-Journal Constitution:  The Atlanta Journal-Constitution (AJC) has published an ...(more)

Board of Education to Meet on Monday, April 30

(April 26, 2012)

The Montgomery County Board of Education will meet on Monday, April 30, 2012, at the Carver Educational Services Center, 850 Hungerford Dr. in Rockville. The meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m., with publ ...(more)

John Mannes, of Northwest High School, Elected Student Member of the Board

(April 26, 2012)

John Mannes, a junior at Northwest High School, was elected the 35th Student Member of the Board of Education (SMOB) on Wednesday (April 25). His term begins in July. All secondary school students ...(more)

Northwest High School Teacher is MCPS Teacher of the Year

(April 25, 2012)

An English teacher at Northwest High School was selected as the 2012-2013 Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) Teacher of the Year Wednesday (April 25, 2012). Christine E. Ground,  a teach ...(more)

Champions for Children Honoring Outstanding Contributions to Education

(April 23, 2012)

The Montgomery County Business Roundtable for Education (MCBRE) has announced the winners of eight awards that will be presented at its 10th annual Champions for Children Awards Celebration. Th ...(more)

Francis Scott Key Middle School Named a National Green Ribbon School

(April 23, 2012)

Francis Scott Key Middle School has been selected as a recipient of the inaugural Green Ribbon School Award. The Silver Spring school is among a total of 78 winning schools from 29 states. The Gree ...(more)

MCPS Launches Spanish News Program Noticias de MCPS

(April 20, 2012)

Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) has launched a new weekly Spanish news program, Noticias de MCPS, to share news, information, and highlights with the district’s growing Spanish-speaking commun ...(more)

Superintendent's Book Club on April 24 to Discuss "The Global Achievement Gap"

(April 20, 2012)

Superintendent Joshua P. Starr will hold his third Book Club event on Tuesday, April 24. The book Dr. Starr has selected for discussion is Tony Wagner’s The Global Achievement Gap: Why Even Our Best S ...(more)

MCPS College Preparation and Scholarship Fair to Take Place on Saturday, April 21

(April 19, 2012)

A free College Preparation and Scholarship Fair for middle and high school students and their families will take place on Saturday, April 21, 2012, at the Universities at Shady Grove (USG) in Rockvill ...(more)