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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)

Board of Education to Meet on Tuesday, May 14

(May 10, 2019)

The Montgomery County Board of Education will meet on Tuesday, May 14, 2019, at the Carver Educational Services Center, 850 Hungerford Drive in Rockville. The meeting will begin at 9:30 a.m., with pub ...(more)

Two MCPS Students Named Presidential Scholars

(May 9, 2019)

Two MCPS graduating seniors were recognized this week as U.S. Presidential Scholars. Garyk Brixi of Winston Churchill High School, and Addele Hargenrader of Richard Montgomery High School were amon ...(more)

Board of Education Recognizes 21 Individuals, Organizations for Distinguished Service

(May 3, 2019)

The Montgomery County Board of Education recently honored 21 individuals and organizations during its annual Distinguished Service Awards ceremony. The ceremony took place at the Carver Educational Se ...(more)

Board of Education Receives an Update on Progress and Performance and a Presentation on Resource Allocation, Use, and Equity; Votes on the Naming of Clarksburg Village Site #2 Elementary School; and Receives a Legislative Overview

(May 1, 2019)

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

Graduation Disparities for Limited English Proficiency and African American Students Are Narrowing

(April 29, 2019)

Note: This press release is being resent with corrected data tables. County experiences decrease in overall graduation rate, but continues to perform above state average Graduation rates for Mon ...(more)

Board of Education to Meet on Monday, April 29

(April 25, 2019)

The Montgomery County Board of Education will meet on Monday, April 29, 2019, at the Carver Educational Services Center, 850 Hungerford Drive in Rockville. The meeting will begin at 4 p.m., with publi ...(more)

Hallie Wells Middle School Educator Named MCPS Teacher of the Year

(April 25, 2019)

Hallie Wells Middle School teacher Madeline Hanington was named the 2019–2020 MCPS Teacher of the Year during the 17th annual Champions for Children awards celebration, an event honoring excelle ...(more)

Nathaniel Tinbite Elected as Next Student Member of the Board

(April 24, 2019)

Nathaniel Tinbite, a junior at John F. Kennedy High School, has been elected the Student Member of the Board of Education (SMOB) for the 2019-2020 school year. Mr. Tinbite’s term begins on July ...(more)