Ms. Wolff would like to know which schools the 26 learning and achievement specialists will be deployed to.

Question#: 29


There actually are a total of 24 learning and achievement specialist (LAS) positions that support all schools in the district, including the Montgomery Virtual Academy.  A list of the LAS positions by cluster for the 2022–2023 school year follows.

Learning and Achievement Specialists (LAS) Cluster Assignments

2022–2023 School Year

Bethesda-Chevy Chase
James Hubert Blake, RICA— John L Gildner Regional Institute for Children and Adolescents, Rock Terrace School, Stephen Knolls School, Carl Sandburg Learning Center, Longview School
Gaithersburg and Montgomery Virtual Academy
Gaithersburg and Poolesville
John F. Kennedy
Col. Zadok Magruder
Montgomery Blair
Northwood, Up County Early Childhood Center at Emory Grove, MacDonald Knolls Early Childhood Center, Einstein
Paint Branch
Quince Orchard and Albert Einstein
Richard Montgomery and Albert Einstein
Seneca Valley
Thomas S. Wootton
Walt Whitman
Walter Johnson
Watkins Mill, Clarksburg, Alternative Education Programs
Wheaton and Thomas Edison High School of Technology
Winston Churchill

Note: Clarksburg, Gaithersburg, and Albert Einstein clusters share LAS support.