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MCPS Makes Changes to Requirements for Substitute Teachers

(September 20, 2019)

Job applicants who have earned at least 60 college credits can apply to become substitute teachers with Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS). Historically, candidates have needed a minimum of a ...(more)

Board of Education to Meet on Monday, September 23

(September 20, 2019)

The Montgomery County Board of Education will meet on Monday, September 23, 2019, at the Carver Educational Services Center, 850 Hungerford Drive in Rockville. The meeting will begin at 3 p.m., with p ...(more)

MCPS Breakfast with the Superintendent to Feature Pepco Holdings CEO on September 27

(September 19, 2019)

Montgomery County Public Schools’ Superintendent Jack R. Smith, Ph.D. will interview David M. Velazquez, president and CEO of Pepco Holdings, as part of an on-stage discussion about careers in t ...(more)

Board of Education Receives Updates on Choice Programs for High Schools; Receives an Update on the Information Technology and Business Systems Upgrade; and Approves Administrative Appointments

(September 12, 2019)

The Montgomery County Board of Education (Board) met on Tuesday, September 10, 2019, at Carver Educational Services Center, 850 Hungerford Drive in Rockville.  During the meeting, the Board recei ...(more)

138 MCPS Students Named National Merit Semifinalists (corrected)

(September 10, 2019)

Note: This press release is being resent with the corrected list of semifinalists.  Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) has 138 semifinalists in the 2020 National Merit Scholarship competi ...(more)

Parents Reminded of Immunization Requirements For Students Entering Grades 7 Through 12: Free Immunizations Offered at Upcoming Clinics

(September 9, 2019)

Parents of incoming students entering grades seven (7) through 12 are reminded that immunization requirements require students to have one Tdap (Tetanus-diphtheria-attenuated pertussis) and one mening ...(more)

MCPS to Host September 19 Hiring Expo for Maintenance and Tradespeople

(September 9, 2019)

MCPS is hosting a hiring expo from 7 a.m.– 4 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 19, at the Division of Maintenance, 8301 Turkey Thicket Dr., Building A, First Floor in Gaithersburg. No registration is ...(more)

Board of Education to Meet on Tuesday, September 10

(September 6, 2019)

The Montgomery County Board of Education will meet on Tuesday, September 10, 2019, at the Carver Educational Services Center, 850 Hungerford Drive in Rockville. The meeting will begin at 10 a.m., with ...(more)

Hallie Wells Middle School Educator Named Finalist for State Teacher of the Year

(September 5, 2019)

Madeline Hanington, staff development teacher at Hallie Wells Middle School, has been named a finalist for the 2019-2020 Maryland Teacher of the Year. The Maryland State Department of Education nam ...(more)

Board of Education Discusses the Opening of Schools; Receives Update on Out-of-School Time Programming; and Makes Administrative Appointments

(September 4, 2019)

The Montgomery County Board of Education (Board) met on Thursday, August 29, 2019, at Carver Educational Services Center, 850 Hungerford Drive in Rockville.  During the meeting, the Board discuss ...(more)

MCPS Kicks Off 2019-2020 School Year With Record Enrollment, Expanded Programs and a New Elementary School

(August 30, 2019)

Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) welcomes more than 164,000 students today (Tuesday, Sept. 3) into its 207 schools for the start of the 2019-2020 school year—the largest enrollment in the ...(more)

Back-to-School Snapshots to be Featured on MCPS Website

(August 29, 2019)

Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) is inviting parents to submit their favorite first-day-of-school snapshots on Tuesday, September 3, 2019. Many pictures will be shared on the district’s w ...(more)

MCPS Students Continue to Make Gains on State Assessments

(August 27, 2019)

Data released by the Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) show that Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) students continue to make gains in performance and continue to outperform their pee ...(more)

Board of Education to Meet on Thursday, August 29

(August 27, 2019)

The Montgomery County Board of Education will meet on Thursday, August 29, 2019, at the Carver Educational Services Center, 850 Hungerford Drive in Rockville. The meeting will begin at 9 a.m., with pu ...(more)

Media Advisory: Preview Tour of the New Snowden Farm Elementary School

(August 27, 2019)

Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) is offering a preview tour of the new Snowden Farm Elementary School in Clarksburg on August 29, 2019. The 91,697-square-foot building features flexible learnin ...(more)