Browse Public Announcements for 2006 - 2007 School Year

Roscoe R. Nix ES Welcomes Its Namesake

(August 31, 2006)

Roscoe R. Nix Will Visit the New School Named in His Honor Longtime civil rights leader Roscoe R. Nix will see the primary school named for him for the first time, as he joins Superintendent Jerr ...(more)

Board Approves Revised Policy on Flier Distribution

(August 30, 2006)

Board of Education Approves Revised Policy on Distribution of Fliers Through Student Backpacks The Montgomery County Board of Education unanimously approved a revised policy Wednesday re-establis ...(more)

School Features Classroom Tech & Green Design

(August 30, 2006)

State-of-the-Art Technology and Energy-Saving Building Design are Hallmarks of Great Seneca Creek Elementary School The new Great Seneca Creek Elementary School is the first K-12 public school in ...(more)

860,000 Square Feet of New Space for Start of School

(August 29, 2006)

Five New Schools, 11 Major Addition and Modification Projects Completed for Start of New School Year About 860,000 Square Feet of New Space Will Ease Overcrowding,Reduce Number of Portable Classroo ...(more)

Board To Consider Flier Distribution on August 30

(August 29, 2006)

Board of Education to Meet on August 30 at Noon to Consider Policy Committee Recommendation on Flier Distribution Policy Policy Committee to Meet in Open Session on August 30 at 10:00 a.m.*** ...(more)

New SAT Scores Exceed National and State Scores

(August 29, 2006)

Class of 2006 Combined Score of 1634 Surpasses National and State Scores by More Than 115 Points The first Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) graduating class to take the new SAT scored si ...(more)

MCPS Opens 2006-2007 School Year with 5 New Schools

(August 28, 2006)

ROCKVILLE, MD—The opening of five new schools, full-day kindergarten for all students and two new magnet programs at Poolesville High School highlight the start of school this year for Montgomery Coun ...(more)

Highland Elementary Soars on MSA Scores

(August 25, 2006)

None of the 22 MCPS Schools with High Poverty Are on No Child Left Behind School Improvement Lists Students at Highland Elementary School posted tremendous gains on the Maryland School Assessme ...(more)

Policy Committee To Consider Flier Policy Revisions

(August 25, 2006)

Board Also Reviews Opening of School, Approves Appointment of Two Administrators The Board of Education met on Thursday, August 24, 2006, and, among other items, recommended that the Board Policy ...(more)

Rockville HS Rededication Set for August 26

(August 25, 2006)

Several Elected Officials and Dignitaries Scheduled to Attend Celebration of New Facility Numerous elected officials including U.S. Representative Chris Van Hollen and U.S. Senator Barbara Mikulsk ...(more)

Press Event to Highlight Opening of School

(August 24, 2006)

Press Event at New Clarksburg High School Highlights New Programs and Facilities for the 2006-2007 School Year School Year Opens with Five New Schools, Full-Day Kindergarten in All Elementary S ...(more)

Revised Agenda for August 24 Board Meeting

(August 23, 2006)

Revised Agenda 9:00 a.m. 1.0 Acknowledgment of a Quorum 1.1 Resolution for Closed Sessions (A) 11:00 a.m. 2.0 Approval of the Agenda (A) 11:05 Recommendation on Former Policy CNA – Informat ...(more)

Ice Cream and Kudos Featured at Highland ES

(August 22, 2006)

Students Make Significant Gains on Maryland School Assessment; School Exits Corrective Action List The significant gains made by students at Highland Elementary School in reaching Adequate Yearly ...(more)

Superintendent Recommends Flyer Policy Revisions

(August 22, 2006)

Superintendent Recommends Revisions to Board of Education Policy on Distribution of Informational Material and Announcements Dr. Jerry D. Weast, superintendent of schools, recommended today a s ...(more)

Board of Education To Meet on Thurs., August 24

(August 21, 2006)

Agenda 9:00 a.m. 1.0 Acknowledgment of a Quorum 1.1 Resolution for Closed Sessions (A) 11:00 a.m. 2.0 Approval of the Agenda (A) 11:05 Public Comments 11:35 Board/Superintendent Commen ...(more)