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The Montgomery County Council of Parent Teacher Associations is hosting a community conversation on virtual learning at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 26.This event is free and will provide parents and members of the community with an opportunity to share ideas, solutions and resources.

Parent Survey Parent Survey

Montgomery County Public Schools is soliciting feedback from parents, students and staff as part of ongoing efforts to ensure students, staff and families have the resources and support needed to successfully engage in virtual learning. Please complete this short parent/guardian survey to share your experiences so far during this fall. Staff and students will receive a separate survey.


MCPS and College Board are moving forward with plans for offering the SAT to registered students on September 26 and October 3 at select MCPS test centers. Testing details, along with details for testing day and health/safety requirements, will be communicated directly by the College Board to the email address that was used for student registration. Be on the lookout for these email messages from the College Board.

Meals Meals

MCPS provides free breakfast and lunch to all county children and enrolled MCPS students. families can pick up breakfast and lunch on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, from 11:00 am to 1:00 p.m. On Fridays, MCPS provides triple meals to feed our students over the weekend.

Hispanic Heritage Hispanic Heritage

The Board of Education has proclaimed September 15 to October 15 as Hispanic Heritage Month. Throughout the month, MCPS schools will celebrate the unique culture and traditions of students, teachers, staff, and community members who trace their roots to Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries in North America, Central America, South America and the Caribbean.

We want all MCPS students, parents and staff to celebrate with us! Share a picture that represents your Hispanic / Latinx heritage and we could feature it on our virtual gallery. Send them to pio@mcpsmd.org or share them on social media using #OrgulloHispano.

Parent Resources Parent Resources Video story icon

Visit the MCPS Parents page for links to multiple online resources for parents and students to support online learning such as the MCPS Digital Backpack, Links to ParentVUE, myMCPS and so much more.

Faith Town Hall Faith Town Hall

MCPS and the Montgomery County Faith Community Advisory Council are hosting a virtual town hall at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 16.This event will be a family-focused community discussion on the status of virtual learning in MCPS with faith leaders of Montgomery County and school system leadership.

BOE Meeting 9-10-20 BOE Meeting 9-10-20

The Board of Education will hold its virtual business meeting on Thursday, Sept. 10, 2020. Closed session will begin at 9 a.m. and the business meeting will begin at 11 a.m. The meeting will be broadcast live on Comcast Channel 34, Verizon FIOS Channel 36, RCN Channel 89, and by phone (Dial-in Number: +1-202-860-2110, Access Code: 171 208 6132). Meeting is rebroadcast at 1 p.m. on the Saturday and Sunday following the meeting.