Browse Public Announcements for 2004 - 2005 School Year

Nominations Sought for BOE Service Awards

(April 13, 2005)

The Montgomery County Board of Education is seeking nominations from the public for its ninth annual awards for distinguished service to public education. The awards are sponsored by the Board to reco ...(more)

Board Discusses Improvements in Evening HS

(April 13, 2005)

The Board of Education met yesterday [April 12] and, among other items, discussed a report on expansion of the International Baccalaureate Program and a status report on improvements to the Evening Hi ...(more)

Tutors Sought for Kids Reading Network

(April 13, 2005)

A news conference to showcase the Ruth Rales Comcast Kids Reading Network and encourage the participation of volunteer tutors will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, April 15, at Beall Elementary School ...(more)

O'Neill Testimony Supports FY 2006 Budget Request

(April 12, 2005)

Text of April 11 Presentation to the Montgomery County Council Good evening, Mr. Perez and members of the County Council. I am Patricia O'Neill, president of the Montgomery County Board of Educati ...(more)

Walt Whitman High School to Host Safe Driving Assembly

(April 11, 2005)

Safe driving will be the topic of a special assembly for 10th and 11th grade students at Walt Whitman High School on Tuesday, April 12, at 9 a.m. The event, hosted by WJLA-TV anchor Leon Harris, w ...(more)

Board of Education to Meet on Tuesday, April 12

(April 08, 2005)

Agenda 10:00 a.m. 2.0 Approval of the Agenda (A) 2.1 Secretaries Week (A) 2.2 National Volunteer Week (A) 2.3 Autism Awareness Month (A) 2.4 Final Report on Legislation (oral) (D) 10:30 Publ ...(more)

MCPS College Fair is Scheduled for April 20 and 21

(April 08, 2005)

The Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) College Fair is an annual two-day event co-sponsored by MCPS and the National Association for College Admissions Counseling (NACAC). In operation since 1979 ...(more)

3 Greenblatt Winners Teacher of Year Finalists

(April 06, 2005)

Four Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) teachers have won Excellence in Teaching Awards from the Marian Greenblatt Education Fund, which recognizes teachers for excellence in motivating and educa ...(more)

Special Education Department Seeks Parent Surrogates

(April 06, 2005)

The MCPS Department of Special Education is looking for parent surrogates to aid students with disabilities. The surrogates are necessary for children who do not have a parent or guardian to oversee t ...(more)

Quince Orchard Principal Receives Shirley Award

(April 04, 2005)

Dan Shea, principal of Quince Orchard High School, is this year's recipient of the Edward Shirley Award for Excellence in Educational Administration and Supervision. He will receive the award at the T ...(more)

English Comp. Assistant at Blake Wins SEIU Award

(April 04, 2005)

Mary Lynne Krebs, English composition assistant at James Hubert Blake High School, has been selected to receive the SEIU Local 500 Champions for Children Supporting Services Employee of the Year Award ...(more)

Applicants Sought for Family Life Committee

(April 01, 2005)

The Montgomery County Board of Education is seeking adults and public secondary school students to serve on the Family Life and Human Development Advisory Committee. The advisory committee serves an ...(more)

Board Seeks Ethics Advisory Panel Applicants

(March 31, 2005)

The Montgomery County Board of Education is seeking to fill one vacancy on its five-member Ethics Advisory Panel for a three-year term beginning on July 1, 2005. Applicants must be Montgomery County ...(more)

Board Seeks Comment on Revised Policy BFA

(March 30, 2005)

The Board of Education has requested community comment regarding its revised Policy BFA, Policysetting, which articulates the Board’s vision of a policy setting process. The revision more narrowly ...(more)

Lt. Gov. Steele Visits Seven Locks Elementary School

(March 24, 2005)

Maryland Lieutenant Governor Michael Steele is scheduled to visit Seven Locks Elementary School on Thursday, March 24, from 11:30 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. The visit is under the auspices of the Governor' ...(more)