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Board of Education to Meet on Tuesday, November 13

(November 9, 2018)

The Montgomery County Board of Education will meet on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, at the Carver Educational Services Center, 850 Hungerford Drive in Rockville. The meeting will begin at 12 p.m., with publ ...(more)

Maryland STEM Festival to Showcase Award-Winning Electric Car Built by MCPS Students

(November 9, 2018)

Montgomery County Public Schools and educational partners will showcase elementary, middle and high school science, technology, engineering and math opportunities with engaging hands-on activities and ...(more)

Nearly 600 Middle School Students to Attend 10th Annual Frontiers in Science and Medicine Day on Friday, Nov. 9

(November 8, 2018)

Johns Hopkins University Montgomery County Campus teams with healthcare organizations, universities and private companies to expose students to science and medicine ROCKVILLE – In a collabora ...(more)

Important Message from Superintendent Jack Smith Regarding Damascus High School

(November 3, 2018)

Dear MCPS Community: I am writing to share information about a serious situation in our Damascus High School community.  As you may know from the news, five Damascus High School stud ...(more)

Helping 4th-graders conquer math earns Brian Quinn a $25,000 Milken Educator Award

(November 2, 2018)

  Maryland teacher motivates students make their own rules—and their own success—at East Silver Springs Elementary SANTA MONICA, Calif., — Students in Br ...(more)

Board of Education Receives a Presentation and Discusses the Superintendent’s Recommended FY 2020 Capital Budget and Amendments to the FY 2019-2024 Capital Improvements Program; Discusses and Approves the 2018 Bridge to Excellence Master Plan

(October 31, 2018)

The Montgomery County Board of Education (Board) met on Monday, October 29, 2018, at Carver Educational Services Center, 850 Hungerford Drive in Rockville.  During the meeting, the Board received ...(more)

Rain Gardens to be dedicated at Olney Elementary School on Thursday, November 1

(October 30, 2018)

Montgomery County Executive Leggett, Board of Education President Durso, MCPS COO Zuckerman Will Join Fourth Graders in Celebrating Modern Approach to Stormwater Management Montgomery County Execut ...(more)

MCPS Superintendent Smith Releases FY 2020 Capital Budget and CIP Amendments; Makes Boundary Recommendation for New Clarksburg Elementary School

(October 30, 2018)

Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) Superintendent Jack R. Smith is requesting minor adjustments to the adopted Fiscal Year (FY) 2019-2024 Capital Improvements Program to address enrollment growth ...(more)

MCPS Sees Sharp Increase in Diverse Teacher Hiring

(October 29, 2018)

Multi-pronged Approach Helps District Increase Applicant Diversity as Teacher Shortage Continues Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) has released new teacher hiring data for Fiscal Year (FY) 20 ...(more)

MEDIA ADVISORY: Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for New MacDonald Knolls Early Childhood Center Set for Nov. 1

(October 26, 2018)

Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) will hold a grand opening ceremony for the new MacDonald Knolls Early Childhood Center on Thursday, November 1. MCPS provides full-day prekindergarten services ...(more)

SAT Scores Rise for MCPS Class of 2018

(October 26, 2018)

Growth in Participation Linked to District Efforts to Provide Access to Assessment Opportunities for More Students The Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) Class of 2018 earned an average combi ...(more)

Board of Education to Meet on Monday, October 29

(October 25, 2018)

The Montgomery County Board of Education will meet on Monday, October 29, 2018, at the Carver Educational Services Center, 850 Hungerford Drive in Rockville. The meeting will begin at 3:30 p.m., with ...(more)

ACT Performance, Participation Remains High in MCPS

(October 23, 2018)

The MCPS Class of 2018 earned an average composite score of 25.1 (out of 36) on the ACT, outperforming their peers across the state (22.5) and the nation (20.8). According to recently released data ...(more)

MEDIA ADVISORY: Monthly MCPS Media Briefing with Superintendent Jack R. Smith on Oct. 18 at 10 a.m. (corrected)

(October 12, 2018)

This advisory is being resent with a time correction. The briefing will begin at 10 a.m.  Superintendent Jack Smith will hold his first monthly media briefing  on Thursday, October 18, at ...(more)

Board of Education Receives a Presentation and Discusses the 2019–2020 School Year Calendar; Approves Preliminary Plans for the Montgomery Knolls Elementary School and Pine Crest Elementary School Addition Projects

(October 11, 2018)

The Montgomery County Board of Education (Board) met on Tuesday, October 9, 2018, at Carver Educational Services Center, 850 Hungerford Drive in Rockville.  During the meeting, the Board received ...(more)