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Browse Public Announcements for 2009 - 2010 School Year

Highland Elementary Named National Blue Ribbon School

(September 15, 2009)

Highland Elementary School in Silver Spring was named today as a 2009 National Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education. The announcement was made by U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Dun ...(more)

Parent Advisory Council To Attend National Town Hall Meeting on Education

(September 14, 2009)

U.S. Secretary of Education Invites Parents to “Join the Conversation” at Televised Town Hall Meeting MCPS Parent Advisory Council Invited to Participate as Part of the Studio Audience The Mont ...(more)

Board Discusses Suspensions, Accelerated & Enriched Instruction

(September 9, 2009)

Board of Education Discusses Suspension Rates, Accelerated and Enriched Instruction, and Opening of Schools The Montgomery County Board of Education met on Tuesday, September 8, and, among other it ...(more)

Board of Education To Meet on Tuesday, September 8, 2009

(September 4, 2009)

Agenda 9:00 a.m. 1.0 Acknowledgment of a Quorum 1.1 Resolution for Closed Sessions (A) 10:00 a.m. 2.0 Pledge of Allegiance (A) 2.1 Approval of the Agenda (A) 2.2 Hispanic Heritage Month (A) ...(more)

Educational Foundation Awards More Than $275,000 in Scholarships

(September 2, 2009)

The Montgomery County Schools (MCPS) Educational Foundation, Inc. has concluded its FY 2010 scholarship program, awarding more than $275,000 in scholarships to financially needy MCPS graduates, as wel ...(more)

New Year Highlighted by 'Green' Schools, College Preparation

(August 31, 2009)

New School Year Highlighted by Opening of William B. Gibbs, Jr. Elementary School, Focus on Preparation for College with Seven Keys to College Readiness Newly Modernized Francis Scott Key Middle De ...(more)

Board Responds to County Growth Policy Recommendation

(August 28, 2009)

Board of Education Responds to County Growth Policy Recommendation, Discusses Opening of Schools The Montgomery County Board of Education met on Thursday, August 27, and, among other items, approv ...(more)

Class of 2009 SAT Participation Increases, Scores Hold Steady

(August 25, 2009)

SAT Performance by the MCPS Class of 2009 Holds Steady as Participation among Diverse Groups Increases SAT Scores of African American Students Increase 20 Points from Previous Year SAT partici ...(more)

Board of Education To Meet on Thursday, August 27, 2009

(August 25, 2009)

Agenda 9:30 a.m. 1.0 Acknowledgment of a Quorum 1.1 Resolution for Closed Session (A) 12:00 p.m. Lunch 1:00 2.0 Pledge of Allegiance (A) 2.1 Approval of the Agenda (A) 1:05 Public Commen ...(more)

Annual MCPS Back-to-School Fair Welcomes Families on August 29

(August 21, 2009)

Second Annual MCPS Fair for Families Set for August 29 at Carver Center in Rockville Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) will kick off the school year with its second annual Back-to-School Fair ...(more)

Westfield Wheaton Mall To Hold School Supply Drive on August 22

(August 14, 2009)

Westfield Wheaton shopping mall and Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) are partnering to collect Back-to- School supplies for MCPS students who need them. A supply drive will be held on Saturday ...(more)

Board of Education Appoints Community Superintendent

(July 28, 2009)

Board of Education Discusses MSAs, Appoints Community Superintendent for Downcounty Consortium The Montgomery County Board of Education met on Monday, July 27, and, among other items, discussed the ...(more)

Board of Education To Meet on Monday, July 27, 2009

(July 23, 2009)

Agenda 6:30 p.m. 2.0 Pledge of Allegiance (A) 2.1 Approval of the Agenda (A) 6:35 Public Comments 7:05 Board/Superintendent Comments 7:15 3.0 Consent Items Procurement 3.1.1 Contract ...(more)

Board VP Patricia O'Neill Honored for Service at State and Local Level

(July 23, 2009)

Board Vice President Patricia O’Neill To Receive Charles A. Willis Award, Highest Honor of Maryland Association of Boards of Education The Maryland Association of Boards of Education (MABE) has s ...(more)

Drive for Supplies Collects School Supplies for Needy Families

(July 23, 2009)

MCPS Schools Collect nearly 15,000 Pounds of School Supplies for a Second Straight Year ROCKVILLE, MD—The annual Drive for Supplies press conference on July 27 will celebrate the collection of 14,4 ...(more)