MCPS Receives a One-Day Waiver, School Year Extended to June 20
Montgomery County Public Schools will extend the 2015-2016 school year by one day and end the year on Monday, June 20, 2016. The MCPS request for a one-day waiver of the 180-day school year requirement was approved by the Maryland State Department of Education. The school year was previously scheduled to end on Friday, June 17, and now will end with an early release day on June 20. The professional day originally scheduled on June 20, is now scheduled for June 21.