Browse Public Announcements for 2006 - 2007 School Year

Board Approves Employee Contracts

(February 13, 2007)

Board of Education and Employee Associations Reach Agreement on Labor Contracts for the Next Three Years The Board of Education voted Tuesday to approve new negotiated contracts with the three empl ...(more)

Board Renews Superintendent Weast's Contract

(February 13, 2007)

Board of Education Unanimously Renews Superintendent Jerry D. Weast’s Contract for Four More Years The Board of Education unanimously voted Tuesday to extend the contract of Superintendent Jerry D ...(more)

MCPS Schools Close 2.5 Hours Early Today

(February 13, 2007)

Montgomery County Public Schools will close early today, Tuesday, February 13, 2007, due to emergency weather conditions. Schools will dismiss two and one-half hours earlier than the regular closi ...(more)

Board of Education To Meet on February 13

(February 09, 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 Recommendation to Reappoint the Su ...(more)

"Faces of MCPS" Debuts on MCPS Cable Channel 34

(February 08, 2007)

New Video Offering on MCPS Cable Channel 34 Focuses on the Many “Faces of MCPS” “Faces of MCPS,” a new television feature, makes its debut this month on Education Matters, the Montgomery County P ...(more)

All MCPS Schools Closed Today

(February 07, 2007)

All Montgomery County Public Schools are closed today, Wednesday, February 7, 2007, due to weather conditions. All school and community activities in school buildings also are canceled. All admini ...(more)

Potomac ES To Close at 1:00 p.m. Today

(February 06, 2007)

Potomac Elementary School will close at 1:00 p.m. today, February 6, 2007. There will be no heat in the school due to repair work to gas lines in the neighborhood. ...(more)

MCPS Class of 2006 Sets New Records on AP Exams

(February 06, 2007)

MCPS Seniors Outperform Every State in the Nation on Advanced Placement Exams Class of 2006 Sets New MCPS Records; Propels Maryland to Number 2 State Ranking Nationally African American and H ...(more)

Francis Scott Key MS Closed Today

(February 06, 2007)

Francis Scott Key Middle School, located at 910 Schindler Drive in Silver Spring, will be closed today, February 6, 2007, because there is no heat in the building. ...(more)

Schools To Open 2 Hours Late, Friday, Feb. 2

(February 02, 2007)

Schools Will Open 2 Hours Late Today, Friday, February 2, 2007 All Montgomery County Public Schools will open two hours late today, Friday, February 2, 2007, due to weather conditions. Bus service ...(more)

Students To Attend World Affairs Conference

(February 01, 2007)

Fourteen High School Students To Attend National Conference of the World Affairs Councils of America Fourteen high school students who have participated this year in the Superintendent’s Leadership ...(more)

Two Students Are Intel Science Search Finalists

(January 31, 2007)

Two Montgomery Blair High School Students Are Among 40 National Intel Science Talent Search Finalists Montgomery Blair High School seniors Brian Lawrence and Matt McCutchen were surprised by yet a ...(more)

Blair High School To Hold Graduation at Comcast Center

(January 30, 2007)

School System to Cover Facility Rental Costs for All 2007 High School Graduations Montgomery Blair High School will hold its commencement ceremony at the Comcast Center at the University of Marylan ...(more)

Nominations Sought for MCPS Alumni Award

(January 29, 2007)

First Annual MCPS Distinguished Alumni Award To Honor Positive Contributions to Society The Montgomery County Business Roundtable for Education (MCBRE), in collaboration with Montgomery County Publ ...(more)

High Schools To Pilot Green Industry Programs

(January 29, 2007)

Nine Montgomery County Schools to Launch Green Industry Programs Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) will announce the creation of three green industry programs to be piloted at nine high schoo ...(more)