Browse Public Announcements for 2004 - 2005 School Year

Learning Centers Tie Curriculum to the Arts

(July 30, 2004)

Students in Kindergarten through Grade 5 attending the Extended Learning Opportunities (ELO) program in nine Title I schools during the mornings this summer have had the opportunity to participate in ...(more)

Board of Education to Hold Meeting on Thursday, July 29

(July 23, 2004)

Agenda for Thursday, July 29 8:30 p.m. 1.0 Acknowledgment of a Quorum 1.1 Approval of the Agenda (A) 8:35 Public Comments 9:05 2.0 Consent Items Procurement, 2.1.1 Contracts of $25,000 o ...(more)

MCPS Retirees Donate Books and Learning Kits

(July 23, 2004)

The nearly 5,000 students and their families participating in the Extended Learning Opportunities (ELO) program this summer will receive Learning Tool Kits (Kindergarten) and books (Grades 1-5) dona ...(more)

Edison HS Students Earn National CTE Awards

(July 20, 2004)

Two top awards were earned by Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) students at the SkillsUSA 2004 National Leadership and Skills Conference, held recently in Kansas City, Missouri. The local s ...(more)

Special Ed. Staffing Plan Meeting Rescheduled

(July 19, 2004)

UPDATE: Please note that the August 10 special education staffing plan meeting has been rescheduled for Tuesday, August 24, from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. The meeting will be held in the cafeteria of ...(more)

Students Complete Drive for School Supplies Project

(July 16, 2004)

Drive for Supplies is a program that recycles used, but usable, school supplies left in student lockers at the end of the school year and distributes them to children in need. To celebrate the succes ...(more)

Public Comment Sought on Revised Counseling Policy

(July 15, 2004)

The Board of Education has requested community comment on a revised policy (IJA) on school counseling programs and services. The revised Policy IJA, School Counseling Programs and Services, sets fo ...(more)

Report Highlights Academic & Org. Trends Since 1999

(July 12, 2004)

Dr. Jerry D. Weast, superintendent of schools, has provided a new report to the Board of Education that highlights the major organizational and academic performance trends of the Montgomery County Pub ...(more)

Board Elects O'Neill to Complete Vice President's Term

(July 06, 2004)

The Montgomery County Board of Education today [Tuesday, July 6] elected Patricia B. O’Neill (District 3) to complete the remainder of the term of vice president vacated by the resignation last month ...(more)

Office Realignment Improves Support for Instruction

(July 06, 2004)

Dr. Jerry D. Weast, superintendent of schools, announced a reorganization today [Tuesday, July 6] to strengthen the organization of the executive leadership of the Montgomery County Public Schools by ...(more)

Board Appoints 15 Admins., Including Reorganized Units

(July 06, 2004)

The Board of Education met today [Tuesday, July 6] and approved the following 15 administrative appointments, including those as part of an administrative reorganization: * John Q. Porter, current ...(more)

Board of Education Holds Meeting on Tuesday, July 6

(July 02, 2004)

7:30 a.m. Closed Session 10:00 a.m. 1.0 Acknowledgment of a Quorum 1.1 Approval of the Agenda (A) 10:05 a.m. Election of Vice President 10:15 a.m. Public Comments 10:45 a.m. 2.0 ...(more)