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Prekindergarten/Head Start Registration Begins March 1

Parents who want to register their child for an MCPS prekindergarten or Head Start class for the 2019-2020 school year can do so starting March 1. Children must be 4 years old on or before September 1, 2019, and families must be income-eligible to apply.
For more information about eligibility guidelines, location and times of community registrations or required documents to complete an application, call 240-740-4530.

preK registration

Students Can Attend Town Hall With Student Member of the Board

Students in Grades 6 - 12 are invited to attend a town hall meeting with Ananya Tadikonda, student member of the Board of Education. The meeting will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Feb. 28 at Montgomery Blair High School, 51 University Blvd. E. Students will be able to ask questions and meet with Board of Education members and central office staff.

SMOB Town Hall

Engineering Night

Wootton Students Participate in Mock Interviews

Students in the Academy of Information Technology at Wootton High School recently participated in mock interviews. Members of the business community interviewed students and gave them feedback to help them prepare for future internship and job interviews.

Wootton Interviews

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This Strategic Plan represents our continued commitment to the five core values that define what it means to be an exceptional school system: Learning, Relationships, Respect, Excellence and Equity.

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