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Browse Public Announcements for 2010 - 2011 School Year

Montgomery Blair Receives Award for Gifted and Talented Education

(February 16, 2011)

  Montgomery Blair High School in Silver Spring will be honored tonight (February 16) with the Maryland Excellence in Gifted and Talented Education (EGATE) award. Blair is one of just f ...(more)

Board of Education Approves $2.2 Billion Budget Request

(February 14, 2011)

Recommendation includes no new programs, initiatives; Anticipates County meeting funding obligation   The Montgomery County Board of Education approved a $2.2 billion operating budget r ...(more)

Superintendent Jerry Weast Named 2011 Outstanding Leader

(February 11, 2011)

Leadership Montgomery Honors 12 Years of Service to MCPS   Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) Superintendent Jerry D. Weast has been named the recipient of the 2011 Sandy Spring Bank Outs ...(more)

Champions for Children Honors Outstanding Contributions to Education

(February 11, 2011)

   The Montgomery County Business Roundtable for Education (MCBRE) has announced the winners of eight awards that will be presented at its 9th annual Champions for Children Awards Celebratio ...(more)

Montgomery County Board of Education to Vote on Budget Feb. 14

(February 11, 2011)

   The Montgomery County Board of Education will meet on Monday, Feb. 14, 2011, in the Board Meeting Room at Carver Educational Services Center, 850 Hungerford Drive in Rockville. ...(more)

Record AP Performance by 2010 MCPS Graduates

(February 9, 2011)

Half of 2010 graduates passed at least one AP Exam; Paint Branch High singled out as an “exemplary” program Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) set a new record for Advanced Placement performa ...(more)

Montgomery County Board of Education to Meet on February 8, 2011

(February 4, 2011)

  The Montgomery County Board of Education will meet on Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2011, in the Board Meeting Room at the Carver Educational Services Center, 850 Hungerford Drive in Rockville. The pub ...(more)

Schools Open Two Hours Late on Tuesday, February 1

(February 1, 2011)

Montgomery County Public Schools will open two hours late today (February 1) due to emergency weather conditions. Bus service will be provided on a two-hour-delayed schedule. Morning prekindergart ...(more)

Public Forums on Superintendent Search Scheduled for This Week

(January 28, 2011)

  Montgomery County citizens are invited to attend a series of public forums designed to gather community comment on the educational priorities and desired leadership qualities of the next superi ...(more)

Schools Closed on Friday, Jan. 28; Administrative Offices Open (Updated)

(January 27, 2011)

UPDATED AT 6 A.M. WITH INFORMATION ABOUT DAY CARE PROGRAMS IN SCHOOLS THAT ARE CLOSED Montgomery County Public Schools are closed Friday, January 28, due to emergency weather conditions and power l ...(more)

MCPS Schools Closed on Thursday, January 27

(January 27, 2011)

UPDATED WITH DECISION ABOUT ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICES Montgomery County Public Schools and all administrative offices are closed today (January 27) due to emergency weather conditions. All school and ...(more)

UPDATED: Board of Education Postpones Budget Worksessions to Feb. 8

(January 26, 2011)

  The Montgomery County Board of Education budget worksessions planned for today, Wednesday, Jan. 26, and tomorrow, Thursday, Jan. 27, have been postponed due to current and expected weather cond ...(more)

All MCPS Schools are Closed Wednesday Jan. 26

(January 26, 2011)

Montgomery County Public Schools are closed today (Wed. January 26) due to emergency weather conditions. All school and community activities in school buildings also are canceled. All administrative o ...(more)

Seventy-One Educators Receive National Board Certification in 2010

(January 25, 2011)

Total number in MCPS now reaches 634   Seventy-one educators in Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) achieved certification by the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) ...(more)

School Staff Get Fit; Win Big in 'MCPS On The Move' Health Challenge

(January 20, 2011)

  Montgomery County Public Schools staff burned more than 51 million calories and logged nearly 138,000 hours of exercise during a health and fitness challenge that had thousands of MCPS employee ...(more)