Browse Public Announcements for 2006 - 2007 School Year

MD Principals Association Honors Administrators

(April 19, 2007)

Three Administrators Receive Top Awards from the Maryland Association of Secondary School Principals Two Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) principals and one assistant principal have received ...(more)

Weast Sends Letter on Virginia Tech Tragedy

(April 17, 2007)

The following letter from Superintendent Jerry D. Weast was sent to the Montgomery County Public Schools community today, April 17, 2007. Translations of the letter in Spanish, French, Vietnamese, Chi ...(more)

Board of Education To Meet on Thursday, April 19

(April 16, 2007)

Agenda 9:00 a.m. 1.0 Acknowledgment of a Quorum 1.1 Resolution for Closed Sessions (A) 10:00 2.0 Pledge of Allegiance (A) 2.1 Approval of the Agenda (A) 2.2 Secretaries Week (A) 2.3 National ...(more)

Four Workshops Planned for Middle School Parents

(April 13, 2007)

A series of workshops for middle school parents will be held in April and May at Newport Mill Middle School in Kensington. The workshops are open to parents countywide. The workshops are being host ...(more)

Students Pitch Business Venture Plans at Expo

(April 13, 2007)

The Fourth Annual Montgomery County Entrepreneurship Expo will bring together student entrepreneurs and business leaders on April 21, 2007, from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at The Universities at Shady Gro ...(more)

Governor Martin O’Malley To Tour Green School

(April 10, 2007)

Governor Martin O’Malley has scheduled a visit to Great Seneca Creek Elementary School at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, April 11, 2007, to view the features of the first Leadership in Energy and Environmen ...(more)

MCPS Wins Award for Multilingual Communication

(April 10, 2007)

The following information was released by the American School Board Journal. Montgomery County Public Schools wins Magna Award for multilingual communications program American School Board Jo ...(more)

MCPS Festival Showcases Student Media Creations

(April 03, 2007)

The 2007 Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) Media Festival showcase will be held this month at the AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Institute in Silver Spring. The elementary school showcase is on ...(more)

Board Seeks Applicants for Ethics Panel

(March 30, 2007)

The Montgomery County Board of Education is seeking to fill one vacancy on its five-member Ethics Panel for a three-year term beginning on July 1, 2007. Applicants must be Montgomery County residents ...(more)

Student Filmfest at AFI Silver Theater on March 29

(March 27, 2007)

Second Annual Student Environmental Filmfest Scheduled at AFI Silver Theater on March 29 Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) is sponsoring the second annual Environmental Filmfest. The event wi ...(more)

Latino Education Coalition Presents Findings to Board

(March 27, 2007)

Board Approves Plan for Development and Design of an Annual School Safety Report The Board of Education met on Monday (March 26) and, among other items, reviewed an update on recommendations of the ...(more)

Board of Education To Meet on Monday, March 26

(March 23, 2007)

Agenda 6:00 p.m. 1.0 Acknowledgment of a Quorum 1.1 Resolution for Closed Session (A) 6:30 2.0 Pledge of Allegiance 2.1 Approval of the Agenda (A) 2.2 Month of the Young Child (A) 2.3 Arab A ...(more)

Events Scheduled for Month of the Young Child

(March 20, 2007)

April is designated annually as the Month of the Young Child. A number of events in Montgomery County are scheduled to celebrate the month and to focus on the importance of a child’s educational and f ...(more)

Comment Sought on Revised Early Education Policy

(March 19, 2007)

The Board of Education has requested community comment regarding its revised Policy IEA, Framework and Structure of Early Childhood and Elementary Education. The policy was revised to affirm the Board ...(more)

Board Approves Revised Policy on Naming Schools

(March 14, 2007)

Fees Set for Summer School and Evening High School Programs The Board of Education met on Tuesday (March 13) and, among other items, approved a policy on naming school facilities and set fees for s ...(more)