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Help Build the Future of MCPS High School Programs

What high school programs should Montgomery County Public Schools offer in the future to best support college and career readiness? Be a part of the future! MCPS wants to hear from you about what programs you want made available at your local school and throughout the district. The district will hold three community conversations for parents to discuss high school programs.

Community Conversation

Participants Explore Hands-On Learning at STEM Festival

The STEM Festival Showcase held at Northwood High School on Nov. 10 gave community members the opportunity to explore hands-on science, technology, engineering and math opportunities offered by MCPS high school students, teachers and partner organizations. The event was held as part of the fourth annual Maryland STEM Festival.

STEM Festival Showcase

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East Silver Spring Elementary School Teacher Wins Milken Award

East Silver Spring Elementary School math teacher Brian Quinn got a big surprise Friday (Nov. 2) when he received the Milken Educator Award. The Milken Award, which includes a $25,000 cash prize, targets early-to-mid career educators for their already impressive achievements and, more significantly, for the promise of what they will accomplish in the future. Quinn had no idea he had been selected for the award, which was given out during a surprise school assembly attended by officials from the state and the Milken Family Foundation.

Milken Award

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A Commitment to Learning, Accountability and Results

Improving teaching and learning is at the core of our work. To do this, MCPS staff must focus on learning, accountability, and results. Continuous monitoring of students’ progress ensures that students have timely support, focused interventions, acceleration, and enrichment

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