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What is new in our Community

Frequently Asked Questions About the Districtwide Boundary Analysis

The Districtwide Boundary Analysis is an initiative designed to provide a comprehensive assessment of Montgomery County Public School boundaries by analyzing various data points such as school facility utilization and capacit­­­y, student demographics, and school assignment and travel patterns. The initiative will continue to involve community members from all backgrounds through a variety of forums to fully understand the spectrum of challenges involved in accommodating growing student enrollment and creating more meaningfully integrated and culturally responsive schools within Montgomery County.  

Boundary Analysis

Parents Learn About Science Curriculum at Science Night

More than 100 parents attended Science Curriculum Night held at Gaithersburg High School. The event, hosted by MCPS and MCCPTA, provided attendees an opportunity to learn about the content and standards behind today’s science education.

Science Night Event

A Message to Subscribers of the Alert MCPS/Alert Montgomery System

MCPS is expanding its use of the Alert MCPS system to send systemwide messages of significant importance to the community. Messages about emergency closings and delays will continue to be sent to subscribers through the Alert MCPS system. In the expansion, subscribers will also receive notices about significant MCPS-sponsored community meetings and events, and announcements about the work of the Board of Education. Alert MCPS messages are in addition to messages users may currently receive from MCPS or your child’s school. Messages and notices will come in the form of Alert MCPS emails and text messages.

Alert Montgomery

January 29 Special Education Workshops Open to Parents

The MCPS Office of Special Education is hosting several workshops for parents/guardians on Wednesday, Jan. 29. The workshops are being held from 7–8:30 p.m. at Weller Road Elementary School, 3301 Weller Road in Silver Spring.

The following topics will be discussed—

-The A to Z’s of Section 504 Plans
-Parent Preparation for an Individualized Education Program Meeting
-Strategies for Supporting a Student with Anxiety
-Practical Communication Skills to Use with Your Preschooler


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Schools at a Glance

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

MCPS–All In: Equity and Achievement Framework

MCPS is committed to addressing disparities in student outcomes by closing gaps in opportunity and achievement for all students, in all classrooms, in all of our schools. The MCPS All In: Equity and Achievement Framework provides the purpose, path and plan to ensure success for all students.

Visit the Framework Website