Browse Public Announcements for 1999 - 2000 School Year

Dr. Jerry D. Weast Arrives at MCPS Monday, August 2, as Transition Continues for New Superintendent

(August 02, 1999)

Dr. Jerry D. Weast, newly appointed superintendent of the Montgomery County Public Schools, begins work at the Carver Educational Services Center in Rockville on Monday, August 2.Dr. Weast's primary i ...(more)

Two Students are Among the National Medal Winners in the NAACP's ACT-SO Competition

(July 27, 1999)

Two students from Watkins Mill and Springbrook high schools are among 10 Maryland students who received top national honors in the 22nd annual Afro-Academic, Cultural, Technological and Scientific Oly ...(more)

Congresswoman Morella to Congratulate Montgomery County Public Schools for More than $1 Million in E-rate Discounts

(July 26, 1999)

Congresswoman Constance Morella is scheduled to attend the July 28 business meeting of the Montgomery County Board of Education at 9:00 p.m. to congratulate school system staff for receiving $1.48 mil ...(more)

13 More Recent Graduates Win National Merit Scholarships, Bringing Total to 43 for 1998 99

(July 21, 1999)

Thirteen more 1999 graduates of the Montgomery County Public Schools have won National Merit Scholarships, raising the number of Merit Scholars for the 1998-99 school year to 43. The local scholars ac ...(more)

Contract for Hiring New Superintendent is Signed -- Dr. Jerry D. Weast Scheduled to Begin Work in Rockville on August 2

(July 15, 1999)

The contract between Dr. Jerry D. Weast and the Montgomery County Board of Education that will bring Dr. Weast to Montgomery County Public Schools as its new superintendent was finalized on Wednesday, ...(more)

Board Meeting Summary: Board Approves Appointment of New Deputy Superintendent, Endorses Final Report of Honors/AP Work Group and Discusses Safety and Security Report

(July 14, 1999)

The Board of Education met yesterday [Tuesday, July 13] and, among other items, approved four administrative appointments, including the appointment of a new deputy superintendent of schools. The Boar ...(more)

Appointment of Steven G. Seleznow as Deputy Superintendent of Schools is Approved by Montgomery County Board of Education

(July 13, 1999)

The Montgomery County Board of Education today unanimously approved the appointment of Dr. Steven G. Seleznow as deputy superintendent of schools. The action followed an announcement yesterday by Dr. ...(more)

Board of Education Welcomes New Superintendent for a Four-Year Term and Schedules Public Meetings

(July 12, 1999)

The Board of Education, completing the final steps in a national search for a new superintendent, has approved the contract terms that will bring North Carolina educator, Dr. Jerry D. Weast, to Maryla ...(more)

Springbrook High School Senior Sworn in as Student Member of the Board of Education

(July 02, 1999)

Laura Sampedro, a 12th grade student at Springbrook High School, was sworn in as the 22nd student member of the Board of Education at a ceremony yesterday evening [July 1, 1999]. The swearing-in took ...(more)

Registration Open for Eligible Children in MCPS Head Start Preschool Program

(July 01, 1999)

Individuals who would like to enroll their children in the Head Start preschool program for this coming fall are encouraged to do so during the summer months. Head Start in Montgomery County Public ...(more)