News and Announcements

Nominations Open for Annual Distinguished Services Awards

The Montgomery County Board of Education is seeking nominations from the public for its Annual Awards for Distinguished Service to Public Education.  The awards are sponsored by the Board to recognize and show appreciation to individuals, including students, groups, and organizations that have made exemplary contribut

County Councilmember Hans Riemer to Host STEM Summit February 26

Parents, students, educators, and business and industry leaders are invited to attend the county's first STEM Summit from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 26.  The summit is being hosted by Montgomery County Councilmember Hans Riemer.  The goal of the summit is to create a vision for an effective STEM engagemen

Nominations Open for Counselor of the Year Awards

Pay tribute to your child's school counselor by nominating him or her for the MCPS School Counselor of the Year Award.  The awards honor the dedication and hard work of counselors--one each at the elementary, middle, and high school levels.  Parents, students, staff, and administrators can submit nominations.  

Healthy Teen Dating Conference April 2

Students and parents:  mark your calendars for the 2017 Choose Respect Conference.  This free event will take place on Sunday, April 2, from 12 noon to 4:30 p.m. at Richard Montgomery High School .  Radio host Toby Knapp of Hot 99.5 and Sabrina Conte from 91.7 WASH FM will host the conference.  Parents, teens, youth s

Stay Informed About the MCPS FY 2018 Operating Budget

The Montgomery County Board of Education has recommended a $2.52 billion operating budget for Fiscal Year (FY) 2018.  The budget includes a $64 million increase from FY 2017, which will allow the district to manage significant enrollment growth and build the foundation and structure needed to ensure that all MCPS stud

Applications Now Available for Elementary Immersion Program

Elementary school language immersion programs begin in Kindergarten and are offered in Chinese, French, and Spanish.  Applications for students entering Kindergarten through Grade 5 in the 2017-2018 school year are now available.  For more information about elementary immersion programs and to download the Immersion

Deadline to Submit Change of School Assignment Applications is April 3

Parents/guardians who wish to request a Change of School Assignment (COSA) for their child from their home school can submit an application until April 3, 2017.  The transfer process begins in the home school, where parents and guardians may pick up an information booklet that contains the COSA form, describes the proc

MSDE Special Education Parent Involvement Survey

Parents/guardians of children receiving special education and related services should have received by mail the Maryland Special Education Parent Involvement Survey from the Maryland State Department of Education.  Please fill out the survey and return it in the postage paid envelope or complete it online at www.mdpar

Revised PTSA Scholarship Applications

Attached please find a revised PTSA Scholarship packet and instructions for filling out the scholarship packet.  The packet is due by March 1, 2017.   PTSA Scholarship Packet 2017-Revised   PTSA Scholarship Packet 2017 Instructions

Medical Careers and Structures Applications

Please see below for applications for the Medical Careers program and the structures class.  These applications are for the 2017-2018 school year and are due by February 28th.   Medical Careers application   Structures application

PTSA OnPoint Information

All the PTSA OnPoints that have been sent out by Connect-Ed are also located under the "Parents" tab on this website.

Course Registration, Directions in Powerscheduler

Please see the attachment for directions for student registration in powerscheduler.   Student Registration:  Choosing Courses in Powerscheduler