Browse Public Announcements for 2005 - 2006 School Year

ELO SAIL Program Extends Learning in the Summer

(June 30, 2006)

Summer Programs Expand to Additional Schools, Extend Learning Opportunities for Elementary and Middle School Students Approximately 6,000 elementary students have begun another exciting summer of l ...(more)

Discovery Astronaut Is 1981 MCPS Graduate

(June 30, 2006)

Astronaut Lisa Nowak Attended Charles W. Woodward High School in Rockville Lisa Nowak, a 1981 graduate of Charles W. Woodward High School, is among the seven astronauts who will participate in the ...(more)

Opening Day Delayed for Two ELO SAIL Sites

(June 28, 2006)

The opening day for the Extended Learning Opportunities Summer Adventures in Learning (ELO SAIL) program, originally scheduled for Thursday, June 29, has been delayed for students attending the Wheato ...(more)

Board of Education Appoints Eighteen Administrators

(June 27, 2006)

Board Sets Plan for Community Involvement in the Strategic Plan and Operating Budget Process The Board of Education met on Monday, June 26, and, among other items, appointed 18 administrators and a ...(more)

Board of Education To Meet on Monday, June 26

(June 22, 2006)

Agenda 6:00 p.m. 1.0 Acknowledgment of a Quorum 1.1 Resolution for Closed Session for June 26, 2006 (A) 6:30 p.m. 2.0 Approval of the Agenda (A) 2.1 Recognition of MCPS – University Partnersh ...(more)

Students Post Gains on MSA for Fourth Year

(June 20, 2006)

English Language Learners’ Scores Increase the Most African American and Hispanic Students Make Significant Gains but Gap Remains Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) students in elementary ...(more)

MCPS Graduation Rate Among Top Four in Nation

(June 20, 2006)

Nearly 82 out of 100 Seniors Graduate in MCPS with Regular Diploma A new study published by Education Week Tuesday finds that graduation rates in Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) rank among ...(more)

Facilitators Needed for MCPS Study Circles Program

(June 19, 2006)

Program Provides Dialogues on Barriers to Student Achievement Study Circles is a dialogue and action program that works with school communities to address barriers to student achievement and parent ...(more)

Foundations Recognize Student Successes

(June 19, 2006)

Three community foundations provide professional expertise and guidance to Career and Technology students in Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS). These collaborations have provided support for au ...(more)

Board Seeks Nominees for Service Awards

(June 19, 2006)

Nominees Sought for Tenth Annual Distinguished Service to Public Education Awards Sponsored by Board of Education The Montgomery County Board of Education is seeking nominations from the public ...(more)

Conference To Focus on Secondary Schools

(June 16, 2006)

Student Panel Members Will Share Their Experiences in Specialized Programs Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS), in partnership with Montgomery College and the Montgomery County Business Roundta ...(more)

MCPS Team Wins Panasonic Championship

(June 15, 2006)

Six Members of the Class of 2006 Are Champions of the 19th Annual Panasonic Academic Challenge A Maryland state all-star team consisting of six members of the Montgomery County Public Schools Class ...(more)

Magruder's Lee Evans Receives Linowes Award

(June 15, 2006)

Lee Evans, acting principal at Col. Zadok Magruder High School, is one of seven recipients of a 2006 Linowes Leadership Award. The awards are given annually by the Community Foundation for the Nation ...(more)

Board Adopts Final FY 2007 Operating Budget

(June 14, 2006)

The Board of Education met on Tuesday, June 13, and, among other items, adopted the final FY 2007 Operating Budget, approved the appointment of 14 administrators, approved an amended agreement with th ...(more)

Richard Montgomery HS Wins National Title

(June 13, 2006)

Richard Montgomery High School Team Wins National Academic Quiz Tournament Championship Richard Montgomery High School won the National Academic Quiz Tournament High School National Championship, ...(more)