Browse Public Announcements for 2005 - 2006 School Year

Board of Education To Meet on Tuesday, June 13

(June 08, 2006)

Agenda 8:30 a.m. 1.0 Acknowledgment of a Quorum 1.1 Closed Session Resolution for June 13, 2006 (A) 10:00 a.m. 2.1 Approval of the Agenda (A) 2.2 Leadership Montgomery Youth Community Ser ...(more)

Webcast Will Focus on School District-Union Relations

(June 08, 2006)

MCPS to Participate in National Webcast on Fostering Strong School District-Union Relations Superintendent of Schools Jerry D. Weast and Montgomery County Education Association President Bonnie Cul ...(more)

Head of EPA To Visit Matsunaga Elementary

(June 06, 2006)

Stephen L. Johnson, administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), is scheduled to visit students at Spark M. Matsunaga Elementary School on Friday, June 9, at 9:30 a.m. The school is loc ...(more)

Cable Association Honors Weast as Educator of Year

(June 06, 2006)

Superintendent of Schools Jerry D. Weast was named “Educator of the Year” Monday by the Cable Telecommunications Association of Maryland, Delaware, and the District of Columbia for his efforts in crea ...(more)

Seniors Complete Leadership Internships

(June 05, 2006)

While interning at biotechnology firm Virion Systems, Quince Orchard High School senior Priti Patel conducted research on a cold virus, HIV, and herpes. Felipe Cocco, a senior at Walter Johnson High S ...(more)

Chilean President To Visit School She Attended in 1963

(June 05, 2006)

President Michelle Bachelet Will Answer Student Questions During an Assembly at Westland Middle School Michelle Bachelet, President of Chile, is scheduled to visit Westland Middle School in Bethesd ...(more)

State Recognizes MCPS for Energy Conservation

(June 05, 2006)

Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) has been recognized with a state award from the Maryland Energy Administration (MEA) for outstanding energy conservation efforts. As winner of MEA’s Rebuild ...(more)

MCPS Receives Award for Financial Reporting

(June 01, 2006)

Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) has received the Governmental Finance Officers Association Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for the 2005 Comprehensive Annual Fi ...(more)

African American Excellence Festival Set for June 3

(May 31, 2006)

The seventeenth annual African American Festival of Academic Excellence will be held on Saturday, June 3, at the Cole Field House on the campus of the University of Maryland, College Park. Ceremon ...(more)

Speakers Highlight 2006 Graduation Ceremonies

(May 30, 2006)

Nearly 10,200 high school students and students in alternative programs are graduating and receiving diplomas from the Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) this spring. Twenty-nine schools have sch ...(more)

Special Ed. Staffing Plan Meetings Scheduled

(May 26, 2006)

The Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) FY 2008 Special Education Staffing Plan Committee is holding three work sessions to review the FY 2007 Special Education Staffing Plan; receive information ...(more)

Council Adopts MCPS Operating & Capital Budgets

(May 25, 2006)

Montgomery County Council Unanimously Adopts MCPS FY 2007 $1.85 Billion Operating Budget and $1.2 Billion Six-Year Capital Plan Full-Day Kindergarten Added in 30 Schools; Employee Pensions Improved ...(more)

Students Win Awards in Anti-Bullying Program

(May 25, 2006)

Fifth grade students at Mill Creek Towne Elementary School participated in an anti-bullying program this year sponsored by the Montgomery County Committee on Hate Violence. An awards ceremony was hel ...(more)

Board Approves Appointment of Administrators

(May 23, 2006)

The Board of Education met on Monday, May 22, and, among other items, appointed four administrators, approved an amended agreement with SEIU Local 500, and took final action on a policy on board staff ...(more)

Board of Education To Meet on Monday, May 22

(May 19, 2006)

Agenda 6:00 p.m. 1.0 Acknowledgment of a Quorum 1.1 Resolution for Closed Sessions (A) 6:30 p.m. 2.0 Approval of the Agenda (A) 2.1 Margaret Cutler Interages Award (R) 2.2 Champions for Child ...(more)