Downcounty Consortium Highlights
DCC High School Options Fair Information Meeting
The DCC High School Information Night for grade 8 students and families
Thursday, September 26, 2019
John F. Kennedy High School
1901 Randolph Road
Silver Spring, MD 20902
Table Fair begins at 6:30 pm, presentation will begin at 7:00 pm.
Handouts from the DCC High School Information Night for grade 8 students and families: PowerPoint and Notes Sheet
DCC High School Open House Dates
- Thursday, October 3, 2019 - Montgomery Blair HS
- Thursday, October 10, 2019 - Wheaton HS
- Thursday, October 17, 2019 - John F. Kennedy HS
- Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - Northwood HS
- Thursday, October 24, 2019 - Albert Einstein HS
For more information about the Open Houses and specific program offerings at each school, please reference the attached flyer in English and Spanish.
An appeal process is in place for those who may have a unique and verifiable hardship or unforeseen circumstances that could warrant override the school assignment process. To appeal, you must submit a letter explaining the reason for the request to the director of DCCAPS. Appeals can be mailed to 11721 Kemp Mill Road, Silver Spring MD 20902 or faxed to 301-649-8155. Please include your students name, MCPS ID number, parent/guardian signature, and phone number. Appeals are due by Friday, April 5, 2019. Please review the Appeal Information Letter and Optional Appeal Form.
Enroll in DCC
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.