Browse Public Announcements for 2001 - 2002 School Year

Board of Education Seeks Members for Advisory Committees

(April 03, 2002)

The Montgomery County Board of Education is seeking adults and public school students to serve on two major committees that advise the Board of Education on important and timely educational, curricula ...(more)

Forum Scheduled on Special Education Staffing Plan

(March 28, 2002)

A community forum has been scheduled for April 11, 2002, for parent and community comment on the multiyear special education staffing plan being developed for Fiscal Years 2003-06. The forum will be ...(more)

InterACT Wins Award for Support of Students with Disabilities

(March 25, 2002)

The InterACT (Interdisciplinary Augmentative Communication and Technology) team of Montgomery County Public Schools has received a national award for Distinguished Service for its support of students ...(more)

Suspending Grade 8 MSPAP Gives Extra Time for Teaching

(March 25, 2002)

Eighth grade teachers and students in Montgomery County will gain nine hours for quality instructional activities during the week of April 29 now that the Maryland School Performance Assessment Progra ...(more)

Lieutenant Governor to Visit Montgomery Blair High School

(March 22, 2002)

Lieutenant Governor Kathleen Kennedy Townsend is scheduled to visit Montgomery Blair High School on Monday, March 25, from 9:45 until 11:00 a.m. She will tour the facility and talk with 10th grade stu ...(more)

Teacher Wins Presidential Award for Excellence in Science Teaching

(March 22, 2002)

President George W. Bush has named Glenallan Elementary School teacher Kristi Cameron as a recipient of the 2001 Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. The award is the ...(more)

Springbrook Coach Named Gymnastics National Coach of the Year

(March 19, 2002)

Jack Leonard, physical education teacher at Jackson Road Elementary School and girls’ gymnastics coach at Springbrook High School, has been named National Coach of the Year by the National High School ...(more)

Board of Education Seeks Applicants for Ethics Advisory Panel

(March 19, 2002)

The Montgomery County Board of Education is seeking to fill one vacancy on its three-member Ethics Panel for a three-year term beginning on July 1, 2002. Applicants must be Montgomery County residents ...(more)

County Executive Supports Full Funding of FY03 Budget Request

(March 14, 2002)

Montgomery County Executive Douglas M. Duncan announced today [Thursday, March 14] that he will recommend to the County Council that the Board of Education’s budget request for the 2002-2003 school ye ...(more)

Career Camp for Middle School Students to be Held this Summer

(March 13, 2002)

This summer, incoming sixth, seventh, and eighth graders can have fun exploring different occupational careers during Career Camps 2002, offered through the Montgomery County Public Schools Division o ...(more)

HIghlights of the March 12 Meeting of the Board of Education

(March 13, 2002)

The Board of Education met yesterday [March 12] and, among other items, voted to suspend administration of the MSPAP to Grade 8 students, approved a policy on student transfers, approved the name for ...(more)

Board Suspends Grade 8 MSPAP Pending Final State Decision

(March 12, 2002)

The Montgomery County Board of Education today [Tuesday, March 12] unanimously suspended the implementation of the Maryland School Performance Program (MSPAP) this year for Grade 8, pending a final de ...(more)

Kindergarten Orientation Will be Held During the Spring

(March 12, 2002)

Montgomery County Public Schools will hold the 2002 kindergarten orientation program from Thursday, March 21, through Friday, May 31. Special registration and orientation programs are scheduled at el ...(more)

Video Message from First Lady Congratulates Business Roundtable

(March 12, 2002)

The Montgomery County Business Roundtable for Education (MCBRE), led by Steven G. Marriott, chairman of the MCBRE Board of Directors, and Robert E. Anastasi, executive director of MCBRE, will mark the ...(more)

Board of Education Meeting Scheduled for Tuesday, March 12

(March 09, 2002)

9:00 a.m. Closed Session 10:00 a.m. 1.0 Roll Call 1.1 Approval of the Agenda (A) 1.2 Month of the Young Child (A) 1.3 Arab American Heritage Month (A) 1.4 Secretaries Week (A) 1.5 It ...(more)