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Montgomery County Public Schools are closed Wednesday March 21, 2018 due to emergency weather conditions. All school and community activities in school buildings also are canceled. All administrative offices are open. Day care programs in school buildings may remain open as scheduled. MCPS will reevaluate this decision by 5:00 a.m. to determine if closure of offices is necessary.

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Las Escuelas Públicas del Condado de Montgomery (MCPS) permanecerán cerradas el miércoles, 21 de marzo de 2018 debido a las condiciones del tiempo. Todas las actividades escolares y comunitarias en los edificios escolares quedan canceladas. Las oficinas administrativas abrirán en horario regular. Los programas de cuidado infantil en los edificios escolares podrán operar en horario regular. MCPS reevaluará esta decisión a las 5:00 a.m. para determinar si es necesario cerras las oficinas administrativas.

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Browse Public Announcements for 2009 - 2010 School Year

Eighteen Additional National Merit Scholarship Awards Announced

(May 5, 2010)

Twenty-seven Students Have Won National Merit Scholarships So Far This Year Eighteen Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) students have won $2,500 National Merit Scholarships after meeting rigor ...(more)

Richard Montgomery HS Sophomore Elected Student Board Member

(April 29, 2010)

ROCKVILLE, MD--Alan Xie, sophomore at Richard Montgomery High School, was elected the 2010-2011 student member of the Montgomery County Board of Education on April 28. Xie was chosen by 73.64 perc ...(more)

Blair High School Educator Named MCPS Teacher of the Year

(April 28, 2010)

James Schafer, a physics and mathematics teacher at Montgomery Blair High School, has been named the 2010-2011 Teacher of the Year for Montgomery County and will compete for Maryland Teacher of t ...(more)

Board Discusses MCPS Careers and Hiring for Excellence and Equity

(April 27, 2010)

The Montgomery County Board of Education met on Monday, April 26, and, among other items, discussed MCPS Careers, a web-based application that is automating the school system’s application and hiring ...(more)

School and Office Web Sites Win Best of MCPS Web Awards for 2010

(April 23, 2010)

Clarksburg High School, Silver Spring International Middle School and Great Seneca Creek Elementary were winners in the 6th annual “Best of MCPS Web” awards this week. The winners were announced durin ...(more)

Board of Education To Meet on Monday, April 26, 2010

(April 22, 2010)

MONTGOMERY COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION Agenda 5:30 p.m. 1.0 Acknowledgment of a Quorum 1.1 Resolution for Closed Session (A) 7:00 2.0 Pledge of Allegiance (A) 2.1 Approval of the Agenda (A) ...(more)

Partnership with SunEdison Taps Solar Energy to Power Schools

(April 22, 2010)

Solar Power Press Event at Key Middle School, a Gold-Rated Green School, Highlights Earth Day Activities at Montgomery County Public Schools U.S. Trade Representative, Ambassador Ron Kirk, offi ...(more)

Nine MCPS Students Receive Corporate Merit Scholarships

(April 21, 2010)

Nine Montgomery County Public Schools students have won corporate-sponsored National Merit Scholarships financed by companies, foundations, and other business organizations. The students are amo ...(more)

MCPS, MCEA Agree on Use of Student Performance Data in Evaluations

(April 21, 2010)

In accordance with the recently passed Education Reform Act of 2010, Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) and the Montgomery County Education Association (MCEA) have agreed on how student data is f ...(more)

Update on Possible Gas Leak at Quince Orchard High School

(April 19, 2010)

APRIL  19, 2010: This morning, students at Quince Orchard High School were evacuated after an odor of gas was detected near one of the science labs. The fire department was called to investigate. ...(more)

Board Discusses Leadership Development and Student Ineligibility

(April 15, 2010)

The Montgomery County Board of Education met on Thursday, April 15, and, among other items, discussed academic ineligibility for extracurricular activities and discussed the school system’s leadership ...(more)

Board of Education To Meet on Thursday, April 15, 2010

(April 13, 2010)

MONTGOMERY COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION Agenda 9:00 a.m. 1.0 Acknowledgment of a Quorum 1.1 Resolution for Closed Sessions (A) 10:00 2.0 Pledge of Allegiance 2.1 Approval of the Agenda (A) 2. ...(more)

Way2Go Event Invites Middle School Students to Get on Track for College

(April 12, 2010)

Middle school students and parents are invited to attend a free Way2GoMaryland event on May 8, held by The University System of Maryland (USM) to encourage more students to begin preparing for college ...(more)

April 12 Workshop To Focus on Parent Advocacy Skills

(April 9, 2010)

Parents from the MCPS Parent Advisory Council (PAC) will lead an April 12 workshop, “Can We Talk? Speaking Up for Your Children to Help Them Succeed.” Created and presented by PAC members, the w ...(more)

Eight MCPS Students Win National Achievement Scholarships

(April 8, 2010)

Eight Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) seniors are among about 700 students nationwide who have won awards in the 2010 National Achievement Scholarship Program for African American students. & ...(more)