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EMERGENCY MESSAGE: 1/17/2018 at 4:45 AM -- Refresh page to update message

Montgomery County Public Schools will open two hours late today (January 17, 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 10:30 a.m. or earlier are canceled. Administrative offices are open on time. Day care programs in school buildings will remain open as scheduled.

MENSAJES DE EMERGENCIA: 1/17/2018, 4:45 AM -- Refresque la página para actualizar mensaje

Montgomery County Public Schools abrirán dos horas más tarde hoy debido a las condiciones de emergencia por tiempo inclemente. Los autobuses escolares funcionarán en un horario de dos horas de retraso. Las clases de la mañana de pre-kindergarten, Head Start de media jornada por la mañana y demás programas de media jornada por la mañana y excursiones quedan cancelados. Otras actividades y programas que comienzan antes de las 10:30 a.m. también quedan cancelados. Las oficinas administrativas abrirán en su horario habitual. Los programas de guardería infantil que operan en edificios escolares permanecerán abiertos según su horario programado.

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Media Festival Accepting Entries through March 24

February 24, 2006
Festival and Awards Ceremony Scheduled for April 28 at the AFI Silver Theatre

Student and staff entries from public and private schools in Montgomery County are being accepted for the annual Montgomery County Schools Media Festival. Awards will be presented in photography, graphic design, video, animation, multimedia, sequential stills, and Web site creation.

Deadline for entries is March 24, 2006. For the first time, entrants can register online at the Festival Web site,, before sending the entries for judging. Entry rules and previous years’ winners can be found on the Web site as well.

More than 900 participants from more than 60 schools were part of the 2005 festival, and two entries went on to win at the International Student Media Festival, produced by the Association for Educational Communications Technology.

The annual Montgomery County Schools Media Festival showcase will take place on April 28, 2006, at the AFI Silver Theatre in Silver Spring. Entries will be judged by artists and other media experts, and awards will be presented during the Festival.

For further information:

Michael Warner, Festival Coordinator

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