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Browse Public Announcements for 2000 - 2001 School Year

Board Approves Non-Recommended Reductions to Operating Budget Request, Appoints Principal and Director of Special Education

(April 24, 2001)

The Board of Education met yesterday [Monday, April 23] and, among other items, approved a list of non-recommended reductions to the Fiscal Year 2002 Operating Budget request and tentatively approved ...(more)

Career Opportunities Available to Students Are Highlighted in 16th Annual Career and Technology Education Awards Ceremony

(April 19, 2001)

Thirty-seven students enrolled in a range of career-focused programs in Montgomery County Public Schools' (MCPS) Career and Technology Education Program will be honored for their achievements at an aw ...(more)

Registration for Head Start and Extended Elementary Education Program (EEEP) in Progress

(April 17, 2001)

The Montgomery County Public Schools' Head Start and Extended Elementary Education (EEEP) programs are recruiting eligible children who will be four years old by December 31, 2001, for these two presc ...(more)

New Partnership Established with Washington Opera and Metropolitan Opera Guild

(April 9, 2001)

The Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) is participating in a new dual partnership with the Metropolitan Opera Guild and the Washington Opera - one that will open opportunities for teachers and st ...(more)

Testimony of the Board of Education at the County Council Public Hearing on the FY 2002 Operating Budget

(April 5, 2001)

Presented byNancy J. King, PresidentBoard of EducationApril 5, 2001I am testifying on behalf of the Board of Education on the requested Fiscal Year 2002 Operating Budget for the Montgomery County Publ ...(more)

Social Studies Teacher at Quince Orchard High School Wins Agnes Meyer Outstanding Teacher Award

(April 5, 2001)

Leon F. Busche, social studies resource teacher at Quince Orchard High School has received a 2001 Agnes Meyer Outstanding Teacher Award from the Washington Post. Nominated by the Quince Orchard High S ...(more)

High School Students Win Hispanic Heritage Awards Celebrating the Accomplishments of Hispanic Youth

(April 4, 2001)

Six high school students from Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) are among seven students from the Washington, D.C. region to receive 2001 Hispanic Heritage Youth Awards. The youth awards are gi ...(more)

Board Approves Revised Capital Improvements Request, Reviews Management Audit of Transportation

(April 4, 2001)

The Board of Education met yesterday [Tuesday, April 3] and, among other items, approved a revised Fiscal Year 2001 State Capital Improvements Program request and reviewed the Inspector General's Mana ...(more)

Algebra Classes Lead Montgomery County Eighth Graders to High Score in Rigorous International Study of Mathematics

(April 4, 2001)

Eighth grade students in the Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) outperformed all but seven countries in the world in mathematics and 14 countries in science on the Third International Mathematics ...(more)

Board of Education Meeting Agenda - April 3, 2001

(March 30, 2001)

Tuesday, April 3, 2001, 1:30 p. m.*12:00 noon Closed Session1:30 1.0 Roll Call 1.1 Approval of the Agenda (A) 1.2 Month of the Young Child (A) 1.3 Secretaries Week (A) 1.4 2001 Hispanic Heritage ...(more)

Broad Acres Elementary School to Undergo Major Improvements Focused on Academic Achievement

(March 30, 2001)

A major effort is under way to enhance the capacity for improved teaching and learning at Broad Acres Elementary School by significantly modifying the school's instructional program, teacher recruitme ...(more)

First College Board Building Success Conference Held in Walter Johnson and Wheaton Clusters

(March 28, 2001)

Participants from the Walter Johnson and Wheaton clusters had an opportunity to explore ways to prepare students for academic success at the first College Board Building Success Conference, held March ...(more)

Pew Forum on Standards at Harvard Invites MCPS-MCEA Team to Discuss Collaboration and School Improvement

(March 27, 2001)

The Pew Forum on Standards-Based Reform has named the Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) and the Montgomery County Education Association (MCEA) as one of 10 teams of educators from across the nat ...(more)

British Teachers to Visit County Schools as part of International Professional Development Program

(March 27, 2001)

A new educational partnership between Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) and the United Kingdom's International Education Organization will bring British teachers to Montgomery County this month ...(more)

Motivational Speaker and John F. Kennedy High School Graduate to Address Students

(March 22, 2001)

Marlon Smith of Success by Choice will address the ninth and tenth grade classes at John F. Kennedy High School on Wednesday, March 28, from 9:15 to 11:00 a.m. Mr. Smith, a 1985 graduate of John F. K ...(more)