The Downcounty Consortium includes five high schools and their feeder middle and elementary schools—Blair, Einstein, Kennedy, Northwood, and Wheaton. Each DCC high school offers distinctive academy programs designed to capture students’ interest, incorporate rigorous academic course work, explore possible career pathways, and bring real world relevance to students’ education. More about the DCC
Contact your child's school counselor, call the Division of Consortia Choice and Application Program Services(DCCAPS) at 240-740-2540, or e-mail our staff.
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September 26, 2018 at 6:30 pmPaint Branch High School14121 Old Columbia PikeBurtonsville, MD 20866
October 1, 2018 at 6:30 pm *Albert Einstein High School11135 Newport Mill RoadKensington, MD 20895
* Does your DCC student have an IEP? Please attend a special education information meeting at 5:30 pm on October 1 at Albert Einstein HS *
Thursday, October 4, 2018 - Montgomery Blair High SchoolWednesday, October 10, 2018 - Albert Einstein High SchoolThursday, October 18, 2018 - Northwood High School *Montgomery College Middle College (MC2) program meeting at 6:30 pm*Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - Wheaton High School *Biomedical and Engineering Application Only program meeting at 6:30 pm*Thursday, October 25, 2018 - John F. Kennedy High School
All Open Houses begin at 7 pm in the school auditorium
Appeals are due to the DCC Office by April 6, 2018. Please review the attachment for information regarding the appeal process.
Thank you for attending! Please review the Powerpoint and summary sheet.
Do you live within the DCC boundaries? Need to enroll your child in high school?Contact us at 240-740-2540.
For additional information about the Choice process and/or the DCC, contact your child's school counselor, or call Division of Consortia Choice and Application Program Services(DCCAPS) office at 240-740-2540.
More about academy programs at Blair HS
More about the academy programs at Einstein HS
More about academy programs at Kennedy HS
More about academy programs at Northwood HS
More about academy programs at Wheaton HS
The Downcounty Consortium (DCC) Program Booklet has general and specific information about the five high schools in the DCC.