Vision and Mission

Expanding Opportunity & Unleashing Potential

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Meet Hunter, Carl Sandburg Learning Center's Therapy Dog

Hunter, a 3-year-old golden retriever, works as a trained therapy dog at the Carl Sandburg Learning Center. He works with students on a variety of services, including self-management and emotional regulation components that help them be more successful in the classroom and independent as they grow older.

Carl Sandburg Therapy Dog

Bus Safety Week

New Anonymous Tip Line Now Available

The Safe Schools Maryland Tip Line is an anonymous reporting system used to report threats to the safety and/or well-being of students. Students, parents, faculty, staff, and members of communities throughout Maryland may use this service to make authorities aware of any situation that may be harmful to students or schools.

Safe Schools MD

October is CyberSecurity Month

Throughout the United States October is recognized by many organizations as CyberSecurity month. Cybersecurity is the protection of internet-connected systems, including hardware, software and data, from cyberattacks. MCPS takes seriously its responsibility of protecting its own online systems and this field is a growing career that many of our students are studying in programs across the district.

CyberSecurity Month

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School Assignment Tool

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Schools at a Glance

Information about enrollment, staffing, facilities, programs, and more.


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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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