Special Programs → High School Programs
Parents/guardians of Grade 8 Students – the High School Regional/Countywide Application results will be mailed on or about February 1, 2021.
Instructions on how to change the language in ParentVUE. ¿Cómo cambio el idioma en ParentVUE?
FAQs (updated on 11/30/2020).
Letter sent to families on 11/30/2020 with program updates.
*New: Current Grade 8 families who are new to MCPS since November 2020 or will be new next school (in Grade 9) year can email DCCAPS@mcpsmd.org for application information. The deadline for the summer application is July 9, 2021.
The application overview.
Parents and their Grade 8 student(s) were invited to attend the High School Regional/Countywide Application Program Preview Presentation (Virtual) on September 23, 2020 the recordings are here: English, Español
High School Application Programs At A Glance, Eligibility and Open House Dates for Grade 8- 2021-2022 Options (posted 9/16/20) (List by High School Cluster)
Last updated June 14, 2021
*New: Grade 9-11 - Upper Grades High School Regional/Countywide Application results will be mailed on or about February 1, 2021.
For those interested in indicating interest for a specific program after the Round 2 deadline of 2/19/21, understand that student’s name will go to the bottom of a waitlist for the program indicated. Invitations will be made only if space is available. Students names will remain on the waitlist through the first week of September 2021.
Grade 10 - Round 2 application: Grade 10
Grade 11 - Round 2 application: Grade 11
Upper Grades HS Programs At A Glance for Eligibility and Open House Dates 2021-2022 Options (posted 10/5/20)
Flyer for Grades 9-11.
*Updated: The Grade 9-11 Application is closed as of November 9, 2020.
Last updated January 28, 2020
Global Ecology House
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
Visual Art Center
Science, Mathematics, and Computer Science Magnet
Communication Arts Program (CAP)
Leadership Training Institute (LTI)
Downcounty Consortium (DCC)
Northeast Consortium (NEC)
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme Note: The IB program at Richard Montgomery HS is an application (magnet) program
Middle Years Programme