News and Announcements

Nominate an Outstanding Supporting Services Employee of the Year

Nominations are now open for the Supporting Services Employee of the Year Award. This award recognizes a supporting services employee who extends himself/herself beyond the basic required duties and contributes to students and the school community by enhancing student learning, creating positive relationships, an

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

MCPS Seeking Feedback on 2020-2021 School Year Calendar Scenarios

During the regular business meeting on Tuesday, October 8, the Board of Education reviewed calendar scenarios for the 2020–2021 school year. As a result of legislative action in last spring’s Maryland General Assembly, school districts in Maryland have the authority again to start school before Labor Day and end

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

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

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

Student Rights and Responsibilities and Code of Conduct(1)

In order to ensure a safe, productive, and positive learning environment, MCPS publishes two documents that help students, parents/guardians, and staff understand school rules and regulations; the expectations for student conduct; and the possible consequences for violating the rules. A Student’s Guide to Rights and

Online FARMS Applications are availble now

Please see the information below regarding the Online FARMS applications.   ONLINE FARMS APPS ARE AVAILABLE NOW! www.MySchoolApps.com is NOW OPEN for parents to complete and submit the 2019–2020 Online application for Free and Reduced-Price Meals! FAMILIES CAN APPLY NOW & AVOID L

Second Act Newsletter

The links below are to the Second Act newsletter for parents and students.  The newsletters give information regarding depression and the signs of suicide.   Second Act Parent Newsletter Second Act Student Newsletter

Guidance around Responding to Allegations of Bullying, Harassment, Hazing and Intimidation

November 7, 2018 MCPS Sports Community, I am writing to share resources and our responses to further support our students and families, following the serious situation in our Damascus High School community. As you may know from the news, five Damascus High School students have been charged with second-degree rap

School Safety and Crisis

Attached please find information regarding school safety and crisis.   School Safety and Crisis

Student Rights and Responsibilities and Code of Conduct

In order to ensure a safe, productive and positive learning environment, MCPS publishes two documents that help students, parents, and staff understand school rules and regulations; the expectations for student conduct; and the possible consequences for violating the rules.  A Student's Guide to Rights and Responsibil