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Statement on Texas School Incident from Montgomery County Board of Education and Montgomery County Public Schools

(May 24, 2022)

On behalf of the Montgomery County Board of Education and Montgomery County Public Schools, we mourn the senseless and tragic loss of life at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas.   Vi ...(more)

Board of Education Seeks Applicants to Fill Positions on Ethics Panel

(May 16, 2022)

The Montgomery County Board of Education is seeking to fill one vacancy on its five-member Ethics Panel (Panel). The vacancies are for a three-year term beginning on July 1, 2022.  Members serve ...(more)

Twenty-Six Students Receive $2,500 National Merit Scholarships

(May 12, 2022)

Twenty-six MCPS students from 14 high schools have been awarded National Merit $2,500 scholarships financed by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. The students are among 52 high school seni ...(more)

Twenty Students Win National Merit Corporate-Sponsored Scholarships

(May 12, 2022)

Twenty MCPS students from eight high schools have been awarded National Merit corporate-sponsored scholarships financed by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. The students are part of a group ...(more)

Board of Education Unanimously Approves Superintendent’s Four-Year Contract

(May 10, 2022)

By a unanimous vote, the Montgomery County Board of Education  approved Dr. Monifa B. McKnight’s employment contract as superintendent of Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) on Tuesday, ...(more)

Board of Education to Hold Business Meeting, Tuesday May 10, 2022

(May 10, 2022)

The Board of Education will hold its business meeting on Tuesday, May 10, 2022. Closed session will begin at 9:00 a.m. Public agenda items will begin at 11:00 a.m.  The meeting will be cablecast ...(more)

Montgomery County Public Schools Television Launches in High-Definition on Comcast’s Xfinity Channel 1071

(May 04, 2022)

Montgomery County Public Schools Television (MCPS-TV) is now broadcasting in high-definition (HD) through cable service provider, Comcast, as of Wednesday, May 4, 2022. Members of the Montgomery Count ...(more)

BOE Recognizes 11 Individuals, Organizations for Distinguished Service

(May 04, 2022)

The Montgomery County Board of Education has announced its recipients for the 25th Annual Awards for Distinguished Service to Public Education. The awards were established by the Board of Education to ...(more)

Sherwood High School Choral Educator Named Teacher of the Year

(April 28, 2022)

Johnathan Dunn, choral teacher at Sherwood High School, was named the 2022-2023 Montgomery County Teacher of the Year during a virtual celebration on April 28. Dunn will now go on to compete for Maryl ...(more)

New Agreement Signed Guiding Community Engagement Officer Program

(April 26, 2022)

To ensure a safe, inclusive and positive learning environment for students and staff, Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS), the Montgomery County Police Department (MCPD) and Montgomery County Gove ...(more)

Arvin Kim Elected as Next Student Member of the Board

(April 20, 2022)

Arvin Kim, a junior at Walt Whitman High School, has been elected the Student Member of the Board of Education (SMOB) for the 2022-2023 school year. Mr. Kim’s term begins on July 1, 2022. All ...(more)

MEDIA ADVISORY: United States Mint American Women Quarters™ Program Dr. Sally Ride Quarter Event

(April 20, 2022)

WHAT:  The United States Mint (Mint) will officially host representatives from the Mint Headquarters, Dr. Sally K. Ride Elementary School, Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS), National Women& ...(more)