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Board of Education Adopts the Fiscal Year 2020 Operating Budget; Receives an Update on Safety and Security; and Receives the Second Part of the Resource Equity Presentation

(June 12, 2019)

The Montgomery County Board of Education (Board) met on Tuesday, June 11, 2019, at Carver Educational Services Center, 850 Hungerford Drive in Rockville.  During the meeting, the Board adopted th ...(more)

Board of Education Adopts Final $2.68 Billion Operating Budget for Fiscal Year 2020

(June 12, 2019)

The Montgomery County Board of Education on Tuesday (June 11) adopted a $2.68 billion Operating Budget for Fiscal Year (FY) 2020. The budget represents a $80.1 million increase over the current fiscal ...(more)

Board of Education to Meet on Tuesday, June 11

(June 7, 2019)

The Montgomery County Board of Education will meet on Tuesday, June 11, 2019, at the Carver Educational Services Center, 850 Hungerford Drive in Rockville. The meeting will begin at 11 a.m., with publ ...(more)

MCPS Selected as Public Sector Partner of the Year By County Chamber of Commerce

(June 7, 2019)

Montgomery County Public Schools has been selected as the recipient of the 2019 Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce Public Sector Partner of the Year Award. This award recognizes an organization tha ...(more)

Twenty-Seven MCPS Students Earn College-Sponsored National Merit Scholarships

(June 6, 2019)

Twenty-seven Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) students have earned college- and university-sponsored National Merit Scholarships in the latest round of awards from the National Merit Scholarshi ...(more)

Graduation Ceremonies Under Way

(May 29, 2019)

More than 11,000 MCPS students are expected to receive their diplomas during commencement ceremonies that began May 24 and continue through June 13. The ceremonies will include a wide array of commenc ...(more)

Board of Education to Meet on Thursday, May 30

(May 28, 2019)

The Montgomery County Board of Education will meet on Thursday, May 30, 2019, at the Carver Educational Services Center, 850 Hungerford Drive in Rockville. The meeting will begin at 4 p.m., with publi ...(more)

Captain James E. Daly, Jr. Elementary School Named 2019 U.S. Green Ribbon School

(May 22, 2019)

Captain James E. Daly Elementary School has been selected as a recipient of the 2019 U.S. Green Ribbon Schools Award. Daly is among 35 winning schools from across the nation. The Green Ribbon Schoo ...(more)

BOE Seeks Comment on Policy Addressing Student Well-Being and School Safety

(May 20, 2019)

In spring 2017, Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) launched a comprehensive review of protocols, practices and infrastructure related to the critical imperative of maintaining safe, orderly learn ...(more)

MEDIA ADVISORY: MCPS and MCCPTA to Host LGBTQIA Forum Saturday, May 18

(May 16, 2019)

Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) and the Montgomery County Council of PTAs (MCCPTA) are hosting an LGBTQIA Forum on Saturday, May 18. The event will work to build, support and advocate for a st ...(more)

Board of Education Receives Presentation on Be Well 365 Initiative; Takes Action on Policies; and Approves Plan to Establish a Hospitality Foundation

(May 16, 2019)

The Montgomery County Board of Education (Board) met on Tuesday, May 14, 2019, at Carver Educational Services Center, 850 Hungerford Drive in Rockville.  During the meeting, the Board heard a pre ...(more)

Three Middle Schools Receive Maryland Green Schools Award (corrected)

(May 15, 2019)

This press release is being resent with a corrected headline.  Redland, Roberto Clemente and Rosa Parks middle schools have been awarded the 2019 Maryland Green Schools Award. The program e ...(more)

CANCELED: Monthly MCPS Media Briefing with Superintendent Jack R. Smith on May 15 at 11:00 a.m.

(May 15, 2019)

Superintendent Jack Smith's monthly media briefing scheduled for Wednesday, May 15, at 11:00 a.m. has been canceled.  Members of the media are invited to attend Thomas Edison High School o ...(more)

MEDIA ADVISORY: Superintendent Smith to Hold Media Availability about Damascus High School TODAY, May 14

(May 14, 2019)

Superintendent Jack Smith will hold a media availability at 5:30 p.m. TODAY (Tuesday, May 14, 2019) to provide updates on the MCPS investigation of  supervision and reporting that stems from the ...(more)