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Northeast Consortium (NEC)

The Northeast Consortium serves students in the "base areas" of Blake, Paint Branch, and Springbrook high schools. Each campus offers a comprehensive high school curriculum plus a distinctive 'Signature Program.' More about the NEC 

Questions?

Contact your child's school counselor, call the Division of Consortia Choice and Application Program Services(DCCAPS) at 301-592-2040, or e-mail our staff 

News

Welcome Back to Another Exciting School Year!

Options Fairs

The NEC will hold evening Options Fair meetings in the fall. The Options Fairs will focus on information about the high school Choice process and the three NEC high schools and their Signature programs. Parents and students will also have the opportunity to learn about application programs available to all Grade 8 students. The information presented each evening will be identical so pick one to attend:

Wednesday, September 21, 6:30-9:00 pm Albert Einstein HS
Tuesday, September 27, 6:30-9:00 pm James Hubert Blake HS
NEC special education presentation at 6:00 pm on September 27 at James Hubert Blake HS
Thank you for attending!  You can view the Options Fair Powerpoint and summary sheet here.  

Open Houses 

NEC high schools will host open houses highlighting their Signature programs and other features of each school. Each open house will begin promptly at 7:00 pm.

Thursday, October 6, Springbrook HS

Monday, October 17, James Hubert Blake HS

Monday, October 24, Paint Branch HS  

Enroll in NEC

Do you live within the NEC boundaries? Need to enroll your child in high school?
Contact us at 301-592-2040.

 

Questions?

For additional information about the Choice process and/or the NEC, contact your child's school counselor, or call Division of Consortia Choice and Application Program Services(DCCAPS) office at 301-592-2040.

Blake HS

Signature Programs

  • Arts and Communication
  • Humanities and Public Service

More about programs at Blake HS 

Paint Branch HS

Signature Programs

  • Academy of Science
  • Academy of Media

More about programs at Paint Branch HS

Springbrook HS

Signature Programs

  • Information Technology
  • Justice, Law, and Society
  • International Baccalaureate

More about programs at Springbrook HS

All About the Choice Process

The Northeast Consortium (NEC) Program Booklet has general and specific information about the three schools in the NEC.

Montgomery County Public Schools

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Call: 301-309-6277 | Spanish Hotline: 301-230-3073
E-mail: ASKMCPS@mcpsmd.org

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Call: 301-517-8100 | E-mail: ersc@mcpsmd.org

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