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Board of Education Revises Strategic Plan, Sets School Meal Prices

(June 29, 2010)

ROCKVILLE, MD—The Montgomery County Board of Education met on Monday, June 28, and, among other items, approved an update of the school system’s strategic plan, Our Call to Action: Pursuit of Excellen ...(more)

Montgomery County Board of Education to Meet Monday, June 28

(June 25, 2010)

The Montgomery County Board of Education will meet Monday, June 28, 2010 in the Carver Educational Services Center, 850 Hungerford Drive, in Rockville. Closed session begins at 5:30 p.m. and the regul ...(more)

Walt Whitman HS Production of Amadeus Garners Three Cappies

(June 22, 2010)

The Walt Whitman High School production of Amadeus was named the best high school production of a play by the Critics and Awards Program (Cappies) honoring high school actors, stage technicians, singe ...(more)

Board of Education To Meet on Tuesday, June 22, 2010

(June 22, 2010)

Montgomery County Board of Education Agenda 9:00 a.m. Pledge of Allegiance Current Status of Facilities in Montgomery County Public Schools • Comprehensive review of the FACT assessment ...(more)

MCPS Has Seven Schools in Newsweek's Top 100 List

(June 13, 2010)

   Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) has seven schools on Newsweek’s list of the top 100 public high schools in the nation—the most by one district.     The 2010 Americ ...(more)

MCPS is Number One in High School Graduation Rate

(June 9, 2010)

  Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) has the highest graduation rate in the nation among large school districts, according to a national report released today.   MCPS’ graduatio ...(more)

Board Approves Final Operating Budget, Agreements with Unions

(June 9, 2010)

The Montgomery County Board of Education met on Tuesday, June 8, and, among other items, adopted the final FY 2011 Operating Budget and approved agreements with the Montgomery County Education Associa ...(more)

New Partnership To Develop College-Ready Elementary Curriculum

(June 8, 2010)

One-of-a-kind Program Among First to Be Tied to Common Core Standards Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) and Pearson have forged an unprecedented public-private partnership to develop a unique ...(more)

Board of Education Passes FY 2011 Budget with $160 Million in Budget Cuts

(June 8, 2010)

The Montgomery County Board of Education on Tuesday approved a final operating budget for Fiscal Year 2011, which includes nearly $160 million in budget cuts. The $2.1 billion FY 2011 budget is 4. ...(more)

Board Approves Negotiated Contracts with Employee Associations

(June 8, 2010)

The Board of Education voted Tuesday to approve four-year negotiated contracts with the employee associations representing teachers and support professionals. A contract with the employee association ...(more)

(REVISED) Board of Education To Meet on Tuesday, June 8, 2010

(June 7, 2010)

Agenda 9:00 a.m. 1.0 Acknowledgment of a Quorum 1.1 Closed Session Resolution (A) 10:00 a.m. 2.0 Pledge of Allegiance 2.1 Approval of the Agenda (A) 2.2 Recognition of Distinguished Hispanic ...(more)

Board of Education To Meet on Tuesday, June 8, 2010

(June 3, 2010)

MONTGOMERY COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION Agenda 9:00 a.m. 1.0 Acknowledgment of a Quorum 1.1 Closed Session Resolution (A) 10:00 a.m. 2.0 Pledge of Allegiance 2.1 Approval of the Agenda (A) 2.2 ...(more)

MCPS Budget Reduced by $1,000 Per Student Next Year

(May 27, 2010)

  The Montgomery County Council today passed a $2.1 billion operating budget for Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) in Fiscal Year 2011—a decrease in funding of about $1,000 per student.&nbs ...(more)

Fifteen Additional Students Win National Merit Scholarships

(May 26, 2010)

Fifteen students have been named in the first round of college-sponsored National Merit Scholarships. The students are among 35 winners in Maryland of scholarships sponsored by colleges and universiti ...(more)

HHMI Internship Program Showcases Student Research

(May 26, 2010)

Positron emission tomography. Aptamers. Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay. These are just some of the terms that are everyday language for the 25 student scientists who were honored May 6 at the c ...(more)