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Browse Public Announcements for 2010 - 2011 School Year

Board Approves Curriculum Framework, Discusses Annual Report

(December 8, 2010)

    The Montgomery County Board of Education met on Tuesday, Dec. 7, and, among other items, selected a new president and vice president, approved a contract to hire executive search fi ...(more)

Christopher Barclay Selected as Board of Education President

(December 7, 2010)

  Christopher S. Barclay was unanimously selected by his colleagues today (Dec. 7) as president of the Board of Education and Shirley Brandman was unanimously selected as vice president. Both off ...(more)

Board of Education Hires Firm to Assist with Superintendent Search

(December 7, 2010)

   The Montgomery County Board of Education has selected Hazard, Young, Attea & Associates (HYA) to assist in the national search for a new Superintendent of Schools.    HYA ...(more)

Montgomery County Board of Education to Meet Tuesday, December 7

(December 3, 2010)

   The Montgomery County Board of Education will meet on Tuesday, December 7, 2010, in the Board Meeting Room at the Carver Educational Services Center, 850 Hungerford Drive in Rockvill ...(more)

MCPS Students Awarded $40,000 in Scholarships for Winning Essays

(December 3, 2010)

   Three Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) students have won college scholarships from Junior Achievement of the National Capital Area, Inc., for essays they wrote about what the Washi ...(more)

MCPS Receives Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award

(November 23, 2010)

Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) has been named one of seven recipients of the 2010 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, U.S. Commerce Secretary Gary Locke announced today. This is the ...(more)

Board Approves Amendments to Capital Improvements Program

(November 19, 2010)

   The Montgomery County Board of Education approved minor amendments to the Capital Improvements Programs (CIP) for Fiscal Year 2012, including an additional $8.64 million to replace aging ...(more)

Second Graders to Attend World-Class Music Concerts

(November 15, 2010)

   For the seventh consecutive year, Strathmore opens the doors of the Music Center on November 16, 17, 18 and 19 to more than 11,000 second grade students from Montgomery County Public ...(more)

Board Approves 2011–2012 Calendar, Discusses Math Work Group Report

(November 9, 2010)

   The Montgomery County Board of Education met on Tuesday, Nov. 9, and, among other items, approved the calendar for the 2011–2012 school year and discussed an update on the K–12 Mathemat ...(more)

Parent Guide Helps Families Navigate School System

(November 8, 2010)

   Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) has launched its new Parent Guide—an online, multimedia source packed with information about the school system.    The Parent Guide is a ...(more)

Shoppers at Germantown Walmart can "Ask MCPS" this Saturday

(November 5, 2010)

   Shoppers at the Germantown Walmart can get much more than what's on their shopping list this Saturday--they can get important information about their schools.    Staff from Mo ...(more)

Capital Budget Request Lays Groundwork for Future Growth

(October 28, 2010)

   Superintendent of Schools Jerry D. Weast is proposing only minor adjustments to the current Capital Improvements Program (CIP) for Fiscal Year 2012, including $6.5 million to replace agin ...(more)

New Elementary School in Rockville to be Studied

(October 27, 2010)

   The construction of a new elementary school in Rockville will be studied as part of Superintendent of Schools Jerry D. Weast’s Capital Improvements Program (CIP) recommendation for Fiscal ...(more)

Board of Education Discusses Student Instructional Program

(October 26, 2010)

ROCKVILLE, MD—The Montgomery County Board of Education met on Monday, October 25, and, among other items, discussed the Student Instructional Program Planning and Implementation process. The Board als ...(more)

MCPS Students Advance in Siemens Science Competition

(October 25, 2010)

   Ten Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) students have been named regional finalists or semifinalists in the prestigious Siemens Competition in Math, Science and Technology.  &n ...(more)