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Downcounty Consortium (DCC, 下郡聯盟)

Downcounty Consortium 包括五所高中 — Blair、Einstein、 Kennedy、 Northwood 和 Wheaton — 及其直屬初中和小學。每一所 DCC 高中都提供獨特的學業計劃﹐旨在捕捉學生的興趣、引進嚴謹的學業課程、探索各種職業途徑、並把現實生活中的相關應用結合到學生的教育當中。每年秋季﹐居住在 DCC 學區內的8年級在讀生都會參加高中的Choice(選擇)過程。家長和學生有機會了解 Choice 過程﹐並全面了解在 DCC 內提供的各項獨特學業計劃。

 

Downcounty Consortium Highlights  

NEW THIS YEAR: Submit your high school choices online!

Grade 8 DCC families - Thank you for submitting your Round 2 Choices electronically!  Assignment letters were mailed home in March 2018.  

Frequently Asked Questions? click here (English, Espanol)

Appeal Information 

Appeals are due to the DCC Office by April 6, 2018.  Please review the attachment for information regarding the appeal process. 

Grade 7 DCC Parent Night

Thank you for attending!  Please review the Powerpoint and summary sheet

Enroll in DCC

Do you live within the DCC boundaries? Need to enroll your child in high school?
Contact us at 240-740-2540.

Questions?

For additional information about the Choice process and/or the DCC, contact your child's school counselor, or call Division of Consortia Choice and Application Program Services(DCCAPS) office at 240-740-2540.

 

Blair High School

Academy Programs

  • Entrepreneurship & Business Management
  • Human Service Professions
  • International Studies & Law
  • Media, Music, and The Arts
  • Science, Technology, Engineering & Math

More about academy programs at Blair HS  

Application-Only Programs

Albert Einstein High School

Academy Programs

  • International Baccalaureate Program
  • Finance, Business Management and Marketing
  • Renaissance
  • Visual and Performing Arts

More about the academy programs at Einstein HS

Application-Only Programs

John F. Kennedy High School

Academy Programs

  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Program
  • Media Communications Academy
  • Health Careers Academy
  • Business Management Academy
  • Naval Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (NJROTC)

More about academy programs at Kennedy HS 

Application-Only Programs

 

Northwood High School

Academy Programs

  • Technology, Environmental, and Systems Sciences (TESS)
  • Humanities, Arts, and Media (HAM)
  • Politics, Advocacy, and Law (PAL)
  • Musical Theatre and Dance
  • Montgomery College Middle College

More about academy programs at Northwood HS

Wheaton High School

Academy Programs

  • Bioscience Academy (PLTW)
  • Engineering Academy (PLTW)
  • Information Technology (AOIT)
  • Institute for Global and Cultural Studies(IGCS)

More about academy programs at Wheaton HS

Application-Only Programs

All About the Choice Process

The Downcounty Consortium (DCC) Program Booklet has general and specific information about the five high schools in the DCC.

Montgomery County Public Schools

Contact MCPS

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

Contact Employee & Retiree Services Center

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

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