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Board of Education Receives Update on Phase III of the Continuity of Learning Plan; Discusses the Recovery Education Plan; Approves a Time Extension on the Districtwide Boundary Analysis; and Discusses the FY 2021 Operating Budget

(June 5, 2020)

The Montgomery County Board of Education (Board) conducted a virtual business meeting on Thursday, May 28, 2020.  All Board members participated remotely, given the current health and safety conc ...(more)

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

(June 4, 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  ...(more)

Three MCPS Students Named Presidential Scholars

(May 31, 2020)

Three MCPS graduating seniors were recognized this week as U.S. Presidential Scholars. They are among five scholars from the state of Maryland, and 161 across the country. Maria Christina Hancu of ...(more)

Statement from the Montgomery County Board of Education: Commitment to Equity, Justice and Excellence

(May 30, 2020)

As the children and community read, hear and watch in horror about the recent deaths of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor, it is our moral imperative to speak out. The Montgomery County Board of Educati ...(more)

Board of Education to Hold Virtual Business Meeting May 28, 2020

(May 26, 2020)

The Board of Education will hold a virtual meeting on Thursday, May 28, 2020. Closed session will begin at 1 p.m. Public agenda items will begin at 3:30 p.m. Members of the community can participate v ...(more)

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)