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Families Helping Families Families Helping Families
11/04/2020

The COVID-19 Pandemic has deeply impacted many families in Montgomery County. The MCPS Educational Foundation, the Montgomery County Council of PTAs volunteer network, and MCPS is asking our very giving community to support the Families Helping Families campaign. Funds donated to the MCPS Educational Foundation Crisis Relief Fund—COVID-19 will be exchanged for grocery gifts cards and distributed.

Let's Talk Careers Let's Talk Careers
11/03/2020

Calling all middle school and high school students! MCPS is launching Let’s Talk Careers, a monthly live speaker series highlighting MCPS alumni from a variety of fields, such as healthcare, entrepreneurship and engineering, who will share their career journeys. The first one will be Wednesday, Nov. 18 from 10–11:30 a.m. and feature CAVA co-founders Ted Xenohristos, Ike Grigoropoulos and Dimitri Moshovitis.

Students can submit questions prior to the session and live through YouTube chat.

You can watch on the MCPS website or on MCPS-TV (Comcast 34, Verizon 36 and RCN 89).

Resource Fair Resource Fair
10/31/2020

The MCPS Mental Health Awareness Week culminates with a virtual resource fair. Join this Zoom Webinar to hear from experts about mental health resources and supports. The event includes a Q&A session.

To participate via the Zoom Webinar: https://mcpstv-org.zoom.us/j/88153544678?pwd=V1lKQThrZE5iVjF2YmdPSmQvY1VFUT09

Passcode: 842182

To watch via YouTube: https://youtu.be/FhooZGjiHpg

Be Connected Be Connected Video story icon
10/30/2020

MCPS is hosting a virtual Mental Health Awareness Week from October 26–31 with a week-long expo, including breakout sessions, videos and a resource fair with a question-and-answer session. Some workshops will be available in multiple languages. Visit the website at www.MCPSMentalHealth.org. Watch this video of Dr. Christina Conolly speaking with BOE President Shebra Evans about the importance of mental health and the virtual offerings available on Friday. Friday’s theme is Be Connected.

ESOL Forum ESOL Forum
10/29/2020

The Board of Education Special Populations Committee is holding a virtual town forum for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL). The Committee wants to hear from you, please submit questions in advance at http://www.MCPSSubmitQuestion.org The event is November 4 from 4:00  p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and can be viewed in English and Spanish on MCPS-TV, Condado TV, the MCPS website and YouTube at www.youtube.com/mcpstv and www.youtube.com/mcpstvespanol

Distinguished Service Distinguished Service
10/29/2020

The Montgomery County Board of Education will celebrate its selection of recipients for the 23rd Annual Awards for Distinguished Service to Public Education in Montgomery County during its Virtual Event on October 30 at 6:00 p.m. The virtual presentation will be aired on MCPS TV on cable channels Comcast 34, Verizon 36, and RCN 89, as well as online at http://montgomeryschoolsmd.org.

Be Healthy Be Healthy Video story icon
10/29/2020

MCPS is hosting a virtual Mental Health Awareness Week from October 26–31 with a weeklong expo, including breakout sessions, videos and a resource fair with a Q &A session. Some workshops will be available in multiple languages. Visit the website at www.MCPSMentalHealth.org. Watch this video of Dr. Christina Conolly speaking with SMOB Nick Asante about the importance of mental health and the virtual offerings available on Thursday. Thursday’s theme is Be Healthy.

BOE Meeting 10-29 Facilities BOE Meeting 10-29 Facilities
10/29/2020

The Board of Education will hold a virtual Facilities and Boundaries Work Session today, Oct. 6, 2020. The meeting will begin at 10 a.m and 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: 171 503 0324).