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EMERGENCY MESSAGE: 3/21/2018 at 6:57 PM -- Refresh page to update message

Montgomery County Public Schools will open two hours late on Thursday, March 22, 2018, due to emergency weather conditions. Bus service will be provided on a two-hour-delayed schedule. Morning prekindergarten, morning half-day Head Start, other morning half-day programs and field trips are canceled. Other activities and programs that begin at 10:50 a.m. or earlier are canceled. Administrative offices will open on time. Day care programs in school buildings may remain open as scheduled. MCPS will continue to monitor the roadways and, if school closure is necessary, an announcement will be made by 7:00 a.m.

MENSAJES DE EMERGENCIA: 3/21/2018, 6:57 PM -- Refresque la página para actualizar mensaje

Las Escuelas Públicas del Condado de Montgomery (MCPS) abrirán dos horas más tarde el jueves, 22 de marzo de 2018 debido a las condiciones del tiempo. El servicio de autobús escolar será provisto con dos horas de retraso. Los programas de prekindergarten, los programas de Head Start en la mañana, otros programas de medio día durante horas de la mañana y excursiones escolares quedan canceladas. Actividades y programas que comienzan a las 10:50 a.m. o antes quedan canceladas. Las oficinas administrativas abrirán en horario regular. Los programas de cuidado infantil en los edificios escolares podrán abrir en horario regular. MCPS continuará monitoreando las condiciones en las carreteras y, de ser necesario un cierre escolar, se hará un anuncio a las 7:00 a.m.

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MCPS Receives Gold Medal for Twelfth Year

(November 21, 2006)

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Gaithersburg HS Trading Room is First of Its Kind

(November 20, 2006)

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(November 15, 2006)

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Board Approves Platform on Priority Isssues

(November 15, 2006)

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Newport Mill MS Principal Wins Leadership Award

(November 14, 2006)

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Student Wins Entrepreneurship Award

(November 13, 2006)

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Board Seeks Applicants for District 4 Vacancy

(November 10, 2006)

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Board of Education To Meet on November 14

(November 9, 2006)

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Grade 2 Students Attend Strathmore Concert

(November 8, 2006)

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New Board of Education Members Are Elected

(November 8, 2006)

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Record 224 Students Named Nat'l AP Scholars

(November 6, 2006)

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Schools To Benefit from Points Scored by Wizards Star

(November 6, 2006)

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Lee Middle School Wins Family Partnership Award

(November 2, 2006)

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Forums To Focus on Goals for Middle School Reform

(October 30, 2006)

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Weast Plan Would Reduce Portable Classroom Use

(October 30, 2006)

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