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Lockheed Martin Donation Funds Student School Supplies, Technology Needs

(December 4, 2020)

The MCPS Educational Foundation has received a $125,000 donation from Lockheed Martin for virtual learning school supply kits and other technology needs.  The donation from the Montgomery Coun ...(more)

Update on MCPS Athletics Program

(December 4, 2020)

As communicated on October 26, 2020, the Maryland State Board of Education approved a revised operating calendar for interscholastic athletics that includes a start date of December 7, 2020 for the wi ...(more)

Brenda Wolff Selected as President of the Montgomery County Board of Education

(December 3, 2020)

Brenda Wolff was selected by her colleagues on Thursday, Dec. 3, 2020, to serve as president of the Montgomery County Board of Education. Karla Silvestre was elected as vice president. Both officers w ...(more)

Board of Education to Hold Virtual Business Meeting December 3, 2020

(December 2, 2020)

The Board of Education will hold a virtual meeting on Thursday, Dec. 3, 2020. The meeting will begin at 9 a.m. with the election of Board officers. The Board will then move into closed session at 9:10 ...(more)

Community Notification: COVID-19 Case at Harmony Hills Elementary School

(December 2, 2020)

Dear MCPS Community: We are writing to share that a Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) food and nutrition services staff member working at the Harmony Hills Elementary School meal distribution ...(more)

Newly Elected Board of Education Members To Be Sworn In

(November 30, 2020)

Newly elected member of the Board of Education Lynne Harris (At-Large) and re-elected members Shebra L. Evans (District 4) and Rebecca Smondrowski (District 2) will be sworn on Tuesday, December 1, 20 ...(more)

Board of Education Meets Virtually and Takes Tentative Action on Return to School Framework; Renames Col. E. Brooke Lee Middle School; Awards Contract for Anti-Racist System Audit; And Takes Action On Board Policies

(November 17, 2020)

The Montgomery County Board of Education (Board) conducted a virtual business meeting on Tuesday, November 10, 2020.  During the meeting, the Board tentatively approved Montgomery County Public S ...(more)

REMINDER: Monthly MCPS Media Briefing with Superintendent Jack R. Smith Set For Nov. 16 at 9 a.m.

(November 16, 2020)

Superintendent Jack R. Smith will hold a virtual media briefing today, Nov. 16 at 9 a.m. to discuss Montgomery County Public Schools’ (MCPS) framework for the phased-in return of students to in- ...(more)

Community Notification: COVID-19 Case at South Lake Elementary School

(November 13, 2020)

Dear MCPS Community: We are writing to share that a Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) food and nutrition services staff member working at the South Lake Elementary School meal distribution si ...(more)

Board of Education to Hold Virtual Business Meeting November 10, 2020

(November 9, 2020)

The Board of Education will hold a virtual meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2020. Closed session will begin at 9 a.m. Public agenda items will begin at 12 p.m. Members of the community can participate via ...(more)

MCPS Releases Framework for Safe Return to In-Person Instruction Beginning January 2021

(November 6, 2020)

Framework Outlines Considerations for Instructional Models and Health and Safety Protocols; Board to Return to In-Person Meetings January 7   On November 6, the Montgomery County Board of Edu ...(more)

Board of Education Meets Virtually and Received an Update on Recovery of Education and Planning for In-Person Instruction; and Approved a Resolution Regarding Banning Symbols of Hatred and Intimidation.

(November 4, 2020)

The Montgomery County Board of Education (Board) conducted a virtual business meeting on Tuesday, October 27, 2020.  During the meeting, the Board received an update on remote learning and Recove ...(more)

Community Notification: COVID-19 Case at Fallsmead Elementary School

(November 2, 2020)

Dear Fallsmead Elementary School Parents and Guardians:   We are writing to share that an MCPS staff member engaged in materials distribution at Fallsmead Elementary School has tested positiv ...(more)

Board of Education Honors 23 Individuals, Organizations for Distinguished Service

(October 31, 2020)

The Montgomery County Board of Education honored 23 individuals and organizations during its  annual Distinguished Service Awards ceremony. The virtual ceremony was broadcast at 6 p.m. on Friday, ...(more)

Notification: COVID-19 Case at 45 W. Gude Drive Technology Distribution Site

(October 30, 2020)

We are writing to share that an MCPS employee who works at the 45 W. Gude technology distribution and support site has tested positive for COVID-19. The last date the employee worked on-site was Octob ...(more)