Browse Public Announcements for 2009 - 2010 School Year

Elementary School Students Participate in Reading Event at USDE

(July 22, 2009)

Nearly 50 students from Gaithersburg Elementary School and Washington Grove Elementary School traveled today to the front lawn of the United States Department of Education (USDE) in Washington, D.C., ...(more)

Results of Maryland School Assessments Continue To Show Steady Progress

(July 21, 2009)

No Title I Schools are on School Improvement List; Four Schools Exit School Improvement In 2009, Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) students in elementary and middle school, overall, continued ...(more)

Comment Sought on Two Tentatively Approved Board Policies

(July 21, 2009)

Comment Sought on Two Policies on Funding Employee Retirement/Pension System and Postemployment Benefits The Board of Education has requested community comment regarding Policy GIG, Funding Ret ...(more)

Board Appoints Five Administrators, Takes Action on Policies

(July 15, 2009)

Board of Education Tentatively Approves Comprehensive Master Plan, Discusses Professional Growth System, and Takes Action on Various Policies The Montgomery County Board of Education met on Tuesday ...(more)

Harvard Education Press Publishes New Book on MCPS Reform Effort

(July 14, 2009)

Harvard Education Press released a new book today that chronicles the 10-year reform effort in Montgomery County Public Schools. The book, Leading for Equity: The Pursuit of Excellence in Montgomery C ...(more)

Class of 2009 Earns 71 National Merit Scholarship Awards

(July 13, 2009)

Twenty-Four Additional Students Win National Merit Scholarships, Bringing Total for the Class of 2009 to 71 Twenty-four students have been named in the second round of college-sponsored National ...(more)

Board of Education To Meet on Tuesday, July 14, 2009

(July 13, 2009)

Agenda 9:00 a.m. 1.0 Acknowledgment of a Quorum 1.1 Resolution for Closed Sessions (A) 10:00 a.m. 2.0 Pledge of Allegiance (A) 2.1 Approval of the Agenda (A) 2.2 In Appreciation of Blair G. ...(more)

MCPS Honored as Champion of Summer Learning

(July 09, 2009)

National Center for Summer Learning Presents Award to Superintendent Weast in Recognition of ELO–SAIL Summer Learning Program MCPS Expands Program Using $1.2 Million in Funding from American Recov ...(more)