News and Announcements

PTSA On Point Newsletter for October 2019

Please see the link below for the PTSA On Point newsletter for October. PTSA OnPoint October Newsletter

Principal's Chat and Chew- Friday, October 25,2019

Sherwood High School will be hosting a "Principal's Chat and Chew" hour on Friday, October 25, 2019.  Please come by for conversation and questions answered by the Principal and the PTSA President.  The Chat and Chew will begin at 9:15 am in the Media Center.

Basketball Game- Sherwood High School vs. Rosa Parks and Farquhar

Please come out and see the Sherwood High School staff play against Rosa Parks and Farquhar Middle Schools.  The basketball game will be on Thursday, November 5th at 6:30 pm.  Please see the attached flyer for details. Sherwood vs. Rosa Parks and Farquhar basketball game

Montgomery County Executive to Host Budget Forums

Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich is holding several budget forums to seek input from residents about Fiscal Year 2021 (FY 21) Operating Budget priorities. The forums are scheduled for: Monday, October 21 – 7:00 p.m.   – Bethesda-Chevy Chase Regional Services Center, 4805 Edgemoor

Submit Applications for Seneca Valley High School Programs by November 1

Did you know? Seneca Valley High School is opening a larger school in the 2020–2021 school year to alleviate overcrowding at Clarksburg and Northwest high schools. The Board of Education will make a decision about boundaries in late November 2019. Due to the overlapping timeline, all students interested in Seneca

County to Host Free Flu Clinics in October and November

The 2019 flu season is upon us. There are simple steps you and your child can take to stay healthy and help prevent the flu. That includes getting a yearly flu vaccine. The Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services will conduct free injectable flu vaccine clinics on Tuesday, November 12 from

Equity and Achievement Framework

MCPS is committed to addressing disparities in student outcomes by closing gaps in opportunity and achievement for all students, in all classrooms, in all of our schools. The MCPS All In: Equity and Achievement Framework provides the purpose, path, and plan to ensure success for all students. For more information

High School Application Programs Available on Parent Portal in October

MCPS is offering a convenient way for parents/guardians to consider a student's high school options for the following school year.  In addition to the themed, enriched, and accelerated courses and special programs available at high schools, students in Grades 8-11 may be eligible for high school application programs. 

Parent Academy

The MCPS Parent Academy is kicking off its fall season today, Thursday, September 26.  Parents/guardians and members of the community are invited to participate in these free workshops that provide information, resources, tools, and tips to support your child's success in school.  Don't miss this season of workshops,

Financial Aid Workshops

If you've started wondering about college and how to pay for it, learn more during free financial aid workshops that will be held throughout the fall at MCPS high schools.  During these sessions, parents/guardians and students will learn what financial aid is, what kinds of financial aid are available, and how student

Clubs and Activities for 2019-2020

Attached please find a list of Clubs and Activities for the 2019-2020 school year.  This list can also be found under the "Parents" tab. Clubs and Activities 2019-2020

Saturday School

The George B. Thomas, Sr. Learning Academy, Inc. kicks off its 2019–2020 season of Saturday School on Saturday, September 21. Saturday School is a low-cost tutoring and mentoring program that provides a sixth day of learning and helps MCPS students enhance their mastery of core academic subjects. Students who are in