Browse Public Announcements for 2003 - 2004 School Year

Meeting Scheduled on Student Assessments

(December 19, 2003)

The Gaithersburg Cluster of NAACP Parents’ Councils and the City of Gaithersburg will host a Parent/Student Assessment Information Night on Monday, January 26, from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Gaithersburg H ...(more)

Public Comment Sought on Two Revised Policies

(December 18, 2003)

The Board of Education has revised two policies for public comment, one on student rights and responsibilities and one on legal services. Individuals are encouraged to respond in writing if they have ...(more)

Spec. Ed. Staffing Plan Available for Public Review

(December 16, 2003)

The special education staffing plan for the 2004-2005 school year is available for public review and comment as part of the process for considering the superintendent's recommended operating budget fo ...(more)

State Compliments System's Extensive 5-Year Master Plan

(December 16, 2003)

The Maryland State Department of Education has approved the five-year comprehensive master plan for the Montgomery County Public Schools, which filled 12 thick notebooks and included 10,000 pages of b ...(more)

Schools Open 2 Hours Late Today, Monday, Dec. 15

(December 15, 2003)

All Montgomery County Public Schools will open two hours late today, Monday, December 15, due to icy road and weather conditions. Morning Kindergarten, Head Start, and EEEP, other early childhood ...(more)

Schools to be Open for Sunday Use by Community Groups

(December 14, 2003)

All school facilities in the Montgomery County Public Schools are to be open for community use today, Sunday, December 14. However, parking lots and sidewalks at the school facilities may not be plow ...(more)

County Health Dept. Offers Advice on Colds and Flu

(December 12, 2003)

The following are announcements from the Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services. Announcement #1: The Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services has announced t ...(more)

Board Approves Calendar, Vending Machine Schedule

(December 10, 2003)

The Board of Education met on Tuesday [December 9] and elected Board officers for 2004. Among other items, the Board approved the school calendar for 2004-2005, approved resolutions regarding high sc ...(more)

Budget Proposal Maintains Focus on Student Progress

(December 10, 2003)

Note: The following is the text of an announcement about the superintendent's budget recommendations, which will be detailed at tonight's public presentation to the Board of Education at Montgomery B ...(more)

Kubasik Named MCBRE Interim Executive Director

(December 09, 2003)

Jane Kubasik has been named interim executive director of the Montgomery County Business Roundtable for Education (MCBRE), effective January 1, 2004. The announcement was made by Stephen Marriott, ch ...(more)

Board Approves Admininstrative Appointments

(December 09, 2003)

The Board of Education today [Tuesday, December 9] approved the following administrative appointments: * Stephen L. Bedford, currently acting community superintendent, Office of School Performance ...(more)

Board Elects Cox as President, Felton as Vice President

(December 09, 2003)

Sharon W. Cox was unanimously elected president of the Board of Education by the seven members present and Reginald M. Felton was unanimously elected vice president of the Board by the members present ...(more)

Nominations for Teacher of the Year Sought

(December 08, 2003)

One outstanding Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) teacher will be selected to represent the county in the competition for the 2003-2004 Maryland Teacher of the Year. Nominations for the county T ...(more)

Schools will Reopen on Time Monday, December 8

(December 07, 2003)

All Montgomery County Public Schools will reopen on time on Monday, December 8, pending no other change in weather conditions following last week's snow storm. Some limited snow and ice condition ...(more)

Sunday Activities in Schools Halted Because of Snow

(December 06, 2003)

All student and community activities in the Montgomery County Public Schools are canceled for Sunday, December 7, because of continuing emergency weather conditions. The decision on canceling acti ...(more)