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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.

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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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Nine MCPS Students Named Siemens Competition Semifinalists

October 21, 2011
Nine Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) students have been named semifinalists in the prestigious Siemens Competition in mathematics, science and technology.

The Siemens Competition is the nation’s leading original research competition for high school students. It is sponsored by the Siemens Foundation and is administered annually by the College Board. A total of 2,436 students registered for the 2011-2012 competition, representing 1,541 projects submitted.

There were 317 semifinalists announced today (Oct. 21, 2011) and of the ten semifinalists from Maryland, all but one is from MCPS.

The semifinalists from MCPS are:

·  Pei-Nan Chen, Poolesville High School
·  Arec Jamgochian, Montgomery Blair High School
·  Frederic Koehler, Montgomery Blair High School
·  Huy Lam, Poolesville High School
·  Maureen Lei, Montgomery Blair High School
·  Nina Lu, Montgomery Blair High School
·  Ziyao Wang, Montgomery Blair High School
·  Alan Xie*, Richard Montgomery High School
·  Andrew Zhang, Montgomery Blair High School

The list of 96 regional finalists was also released today. No students from MCPS or the state of Maryland were invited to the regional competition.

* - Mr. Xie is the current student member of the Board of Education

National Press Release 

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