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Robert Frost MS Named a 2013 National Blue Ribbon School

(September 24, 2013)

Robert Frost Middle School was named a 2013 National Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education on Tuesday (September 24, 2013). The Rockville school was honored as an Exemplary High Pe ...(more)

MCPS to Host Oct. 7 Forum on Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention

(September 20, 2013)

Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS), in collaboration with county and non-profit partners, will host a community forum on youth substance abuse and prevention on Monday, October 7, 2013. The event ...(more)

Board of Education to Meet on Monday, September 23

(September 20, 2013)

The Montgomery County Board of Education will meet on Monday, September 23, 2013, at the Carver Educational Services Center, 850 Hungerford Drive in Rockville. The meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m., wit ...(more)

Rosa Parks Middle School to Host Naturalization Ceremony

(September 13, 2013)

Rosa M. Parks Middle School in Olney, MD, will host a naturalization ceremony on Tuesday, September 17, where approximately 26 people will be sworn in as U.S. citizens. U.S.  Citizenship and Immi ...(more)

163 MCPS Students Named National Merit Semifinalists

(September 11, 2013)

Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) has 163 National Merit Scholarship semifinalists in the 2014 competition. The semifinalists will go on to compete nationally for scholarships that will be offer ...(more)

Board of Education Receives Update on Opening of Schools; Discusses FY 2015 Operating Budget Interests

(September 10, 2013)

The Montgomery County Board of Education met on Tuesday, September 10, 2013, at the Carver Educational Services Center, 850 Hungerford Drive in Rockville. Among other items, the Board received an upda ...(more)

Board of Education to Meet on Tuesday, September 10

(September 6, 2013)

The Montgomery County Board of Education will meet on Tuesday, September 10, 2013, at the Carver Educational Services Center, 850 Hungerford Drive in Rockville. The meeting will begin at 11:00 a.m., w ...(more)

Board of Education Seeks Public Comment on Proposed Revisions to Transfer Policy

(September 4, 2013)

The Montgomery County Board of Education is seeking public comment on proposed revisions to Policy JEE, Student Transfers. This policy sets the standard under which Montgomery Coun ...(more)

MCPS Educator a Finalist for Maryland Teacher of the Year

(September 3, 2013)

Cristina Ulrich, the 2013-2014 Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) Teacher of the Year, has been named one of seven finalists for 2014 Maryland Teacher of the Year. Ms. Ulrich, a kindergarten ...(more)

School Year Begins With Highest Enrollment in MCPS History

(August 26, 2013)

Curriculum Upgrades, New Strategic Planning Framework Focus on 21st Century Knowledge and Skills    Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) opened the 2013-2014 school year Mond ...(more)

MCPS to Hold Opening Day Press Event to Celebrate the Start of the 2013-2014 School Year

(August 22, 2013)

Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) will celebrate the start of the 2013-2014 school year with a media event TODAY, August 26, at the newly modernized Weller Road Elementary School, 3301 Weller Ro ...(more)

Back-to-School Snapshots to be Featured on MCPS Website

(August 22, 2013)

Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) is inviting parents to submit their favorite first-day-of-school snapshots on Monday, August 26. Parents should select the best back-to-school photo of ...(more)

MCPS Interventions Network to Help Improve Supports to Struggling Students

(August 21, 2013)

Superintendent names first 10 schools to participate Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) Superintendent Joshua P. Starr announced the first 10 schools that will be a part of a districtwide ...(more)

ACT Results Improve for MCPS Students

(August 21, 2013)

MCPS graduates outperform peers in state, nation The Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) Class of 2013 outperformed their peers in Maryland and the nation on all sections of the ACT college adm ...(more)

MCPS Educator Named Nation's Most Hopeful Teacher

(August 21, 2013)

Mary Hawkins-Jones, of Westover Elementary, receives inaugural award A Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) fifth-grade educator has been named the Most Hopeful Teacher in America—the first pers ...(more)