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Browse Public Announcements for 2009 - 2010 School Year

Superintendent Recommends $2.2 Billion FY 2011 Budget

(December 9, 2009)

Budget Calls for No New Initiatives, Seeks to Fund Growth and Changes in Student Enrollment Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) Superintendent of Schools Jerry D. Weast submitted to the Board o ...(more)

Montgomery County Public Schools Launches ALERT MCPS

(December 8, 2009)

Montgomery County Public Schools Launches ALERT MCPS New Service Provides Information Via Email and Text Message About Changes in School System Operations Due to Weather and Other Emergencies ...(more)

Patricia B. O’Neill Elected President of the Board of Education

(December 8, 2009)

Christopher Barclay Elected Vice President of the Board Patricia B. O’Neill was elected unanimously by her colleagues today (Dec. 8) as president of the Board for the next year. Christopher Barclay ...(more)

More MCPS Students Taking, Passing Advanced Placement Exams

(December 1, 2009)

ROCKVILLE, MD—Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) showed its largest increase in seven years in the number of AP exams taken and passed by students, Superintendent of Schools Jerry D. Weast announ ...(more)

Record Number of MCPS Students Recognized by The College Board

(December 1, 2009)

ROCKVILLE, MD—A total of 4,582 students—the largest number ever in Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS)—were among the nation’s top performers on the Advanced Placement (AP) exams last spring, acco ...(more)

Board of Education Approves Capital Improvements Program

(November 19, 2009)

Rockville, Maryland—The Montgomery County Board of Education approved a $1.49 billion, six-year Capital Improvements Program (CIP) that includes the construction of two new schools and the expansion o ...(more)

Registrations Still Open for Nov. 16 MCPS Parent Academy Workshops

(November 16, 2009)

Nov. 16 Workshops Focus on Helping Your Child Make Good Decisions, Math Strategies in Elementary School, and College Admissions The Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) Parent Academy continues ...(more)

Time Change Announced for the Nov. 19 BOE Meeting on Capital Budget

(November 12, 2009)

On November 19, at 7:00 p.m., the Board of Education will make decisions regarding the FY2011–FY2016 Capital Improvements Program (CIP), boundary changes, and procedures to be used for considering the ...(more)

Board of Education Approves Legislative Platform on Priority Issues

(November 11, 2009)

The Montgomery County Board of Education met on Tuesday, November 10, and, among other items, adopted the 2010-2011 school calendar and adopted its 2010 legislative platform. The Board also discussed ...(more)

Board of Education Issues Statement on Maintenance of Effort

(November 11, 2009)

The Montgomery County Board of Education released the following statement regarding the Maryland Attorney General’s recent opinion on Maintenance of Effort: “On November 4, 2009, Maryland State's ...(more)

Three Montgomery Blair HS Students Named Siemens Regional Finalists

(November 10, 2009)

Three MCPS students have been named regional finalists in the Siemens Competition in Math, Science and Technology, and 14 others were named semifinalists. The three regional finalists all attend Mo ...(more)

Board of Education Approves Calendar for 2010–2011 School Year

(November 10, 2009)

The Board of Education approved the calendar for the 2010–2011 school year at its November 10, 2009, business meeting. The 2010–2011 school year will begin on Monday, August 30, 2010, before Labor ...(more)

Revised Agenda for November 10 Board of Education Meeting

(November 9, 2009)

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

Board of Education to Conduct Public Hearings on Facilities, Boundaries

(November 6, 2009)

Board of Education to Conduct Public Hearings on Capital Improvements Program and Boundary Recommendations The Board of Education will hold two public hearings next week on facilities and boundary ...(more)

Board of Education To Meet on Tuesday, November 10, 2009

(November 6, 2009)

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 a.m. 2.0 Approval of the Agenda (A) 2.1 Pledge of Allegi ...(more)