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MCPS to Host Live Universal Graduation on June 7, Featuring Jose Andres

(May 22, 2020)

Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) will honor the Class of 2020 with a systemwide Universal Graduation Celebration on Sunday, June 7, featuring Jose Andres, chef, humanitarian and founder of Worl ...(more)

Pride Town Hall to Be Held May 27

(May 22, 2020)

Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) will hold its first-ever virtual Pride Town Hall from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, May 27. The forum will be broadcast live on the MCPS website and on the MCPSTV YouT ...(more)

Eighteen MCPS Students Win National Merit $2,500 Scholarships

(May 20, 2020)

Eighteen Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) students from 10 high schools have been awarded National Merit $2,500 Scholarships financed by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation.  ...(more)

CORRECTED: Nick Asante Elected as Next Student Member of the Board

(May 20, 2020)

This press release is being resent with a correction to the total number of votes Nicholas Asante, a junior at Richard Montgomery High School, has been elected the Student Member of the Board of Ed ...(more)

Inge Chichester Named MCPS Teacher of the Year

(May 15, 2020)

Sligo Middle School teacher Inge Chichester was named the 2020–2021 MCPS Teacher of the Year during the MCPS Teacher of the Year virtual celebration on May 15. Chichester is th ...(more)

Winners Announced in United We Learn Contest

(May 15, 2020)

Winners have been selected in Montgomery County Public Schools’ (MCPS) fourth annual United We Learn student contest. The district launched the contest in 2017 with the goal of providing stud ...(more)

TOMORROW: MCPS to Name Teacher of the Year at Virtual Event

(May 14, 2020)

Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) will name its 2020-2021 MCPS Teacher of the Year during a virtual event at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, May 15. You can watch it live on the MCPS website.  ...(more)

Board of Education to Hold Virtual Business Meeting May 12, 2020

(May 11, 2020)

The Board of Education will hold a virtual meeting on Tuesday, May 12, 2020. Closed session will begin at 9 a.m. Public agenda items will begin at 11:30 a.m. Members of the community can participate v ...(more)

Who Will Be the Next MCPS Teacher of the Year?

(May 6, 2020)

Three teachers have been named finalists for the 2020–2021 MCPS Teacher of the Year Award by the Marian Greenblatt Education Fund. They are: Anne Moore, kindergarten teacher at Farmland Elementa ...(more)

Montgomery County Department of Transportation and MCPS to Host Virtual Safety Week May 4-8

(April 29, 2020)

The Montgomery County Department of Transportation’s (MCDOT) Safe Routes to Schools program and Montgomery County Public Schools will jointly host a Virtual Safety Week May 4-8. This free event, ...(more)

MCPS Seniors Win Corporate-Sponsored National Merit Scholarships

(April 27, 2020)

Six Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) students have been awarded 2020 corporate-sponsored scholarships from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. The students are part of a group of more t ...(more)

MCPS Places Five Schools in Top 500 on U.S. News ‘Best High Schools’ List

(April 27, 2020)

All 25 Montgomery County public schools earned spots on the 2020 Best High Schools list, published by U.S. News & World Report. Five ranked in the top 500 nationally, and nine were ranked in ...(more)

Oakland Terrace Elementary School named 2020 U.S. Green Ribbon School

(April 22, 2020)

Oakland Terrace Elementary School has been selected as a 2020 U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon School.  Oakland Terrace is among 39 winning schools across the nation that are being ho ...(more)

Board of Education Meets Virtually and Receives an Update on the District’s Ongoing Response to the COVID-19 Crisis and the Implementation of the Continuity of Learning Plan; Receives an Overview of Legislative Items; Approves Time-Sensitive Consent Items; and Makes Administrative Appointments

(April 22, 2020)

The Montgomery County Board of Education (Board) conducted a virtual business meeting on Tuesday, April 21, 2020.  All Board members participated remotely, given the current health and safety con ...(more)