Browse Public Announcements for 2004 - 2005 School Year

Six Students are Corporate National Merit Scholars

(April 28, 2005)

Six Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) students have won corporate-sponsored National Merit Scholarships financed by companies, foundations, and other business organizations. The students are amo ...(more)

Blair HS Junior Elected Student Board Member

(April 28, 2005)

Montgomery Blair High School junior Sebastian Johnson has been elected student member of the Board of Education for 2005-2006. Johnson was chosen by 79 percent of the secondary students who cast ba ...(more)

Live Call-in Show on Teen Driving to Air on May 2

(April 27, 2005)

Viewpoint: Teen Driving--The Teen Perspective, a live call-in show featuring teens from local high schools, will air on Monday, May 2, at 7:00 p.m. on Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) Cable Cha ...(more)

Board of Education Appoints Eight Principals

(April 26, 2005)

The Board of Education met yesterday [April 25] and, among other items, discussed a report on reading achievement and appointed eight principals. The Board also approved an amendment to the FY 2006 C ...(more)

Kingsview MS to Host National EPA Green Day

(April 25, 2005)

Kingsview Middle School has been selected by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to host a special day of activities and learning designed to help raise student awareness of the need for re ...(more)

Founder of Earth Day Honored at Oakland Terrace ES

(April 25, 2005)

Montgomery County Executive Douglas M. Duncan honored U.S. Senator Gaylord Nelson, the founder of Earth Day and Montgomery County resident, for his lifelong contributions on behalf of the environment. ...(more)

Einstein High School to Host Safe Prom Press Event

(April 25, 2005)

Montgomery County Executive Douglas M. Duncan, Board of Education President Patricia B. O'Neill, County Council President Tom Perez, Maryland Delegates Bill Bronrott and Adrienne Mandel, Police Chief ...(more)

Board of Education to Meet on Monday, April 25

(April 22, 2005)

Agenda 7:00 p.m. 1.0 Acknowledgment of a Quorum 1.1 Resolution for Closed Session (A) 7:30 p.m. 2.0 Approval of the Agenda (A) 2.1 National Student Leadership Week (A) 2.2 Asian Pacific Ameri ...(more)

High School Mock Trial Team Reaches State Final Four

(April 21, 2005)

Members of the Richard Montgomery High School Mock Trial Team, coached by Daniel Evans, has won the regional mock trial competition held on April 18, defeating Saints Peter and Paul High School in Eas ...(more)

Energy Sec. to Mark Earth Day at Seneca Valley HS

(April 21, 2005)

U. S. Secretary of Energy Samuel Bodman will visit Seneca Valley High School on Friday, April 22, to participate in a special Earth Day assembly. The assembly will begin at 8:30 a.m. and will feature ...(more)

Broad Acres ES Teacher is MCPS Teacher of Year

(April 21, 2005)

Kimberly Oliver, kindergarten teacher at Broad Acres Elementary School, was named Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) Teacher of the Year at the April 20 Champions for Children Awards Gala. Oli ...(more)

Teacher of Year to be Announced at Awards Gala

(April 19, 2005)

Third Annual Champions for Children Gala to Honor Outstanding Contributors to the Success of Students The annual Champions for Children Awards Gala on Wednesday, April 20, at 6:00 p.m. at the Bethe ...(more)

Lt. Governor to Visit Briggs Chaney Middle School

(April 18, 2005)

Maryland Lieutenant Governor Michael Steele is scheduled to visit Briggs Chaney Middle School on Tuesday, April 19, from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. The visit is under the auspices of the Governor's Co ...(more)

New Comcast Partnership to Help Recruit Tutors

(April 15, 2005)

Montgomery County Public Schools launched a new partnership with Comcast today to recruit scores of new volunteers for its highly successful Ruth Rales Comcast Kids Reading Network tutoring program. ...(more)

Annual Student Arts Fair Runs from April 20-24

(April 14, 2005)

The Montgomery County Public Schools' annual Elementary and Middle Schools Arts Fair opens at White Flint Mall in Bethesda on April 20 at 6:00 p.m. and closes at 6:00 p.m. on April 24. Student artw ...(more)