Browse Public Announcements for 2007 - 2008 School Year

Board Discusses Data in the 2007 Annual Report

(December 12, 2007)

President and Vice President Elected by the Board The Board of Education met on Tuesday (December 11) and, among other items, elected the president and vice president of the Board. The Board also ...(more)

Nancy Navarro Reelected Board President

(December 11, 2007)

Nancy Navarro Elected Board of Education President for Second Consecutive Term Shirley Brandman Reelected Vice President of the Board Nancy Navarro was reelected president of the Board of Educat ...(more)

Board of Education To Meet on Tuesday, Dec. 11

(December 07, 2007)

Agenda 9:00 a.m. 1.0 Acknowledgment of a Quorum 1.1 Resolution for Closed Sessions (A) 10:00 Election of Officers 10:15 2.0 Pledge of Allegiance (A) 2.1 Approval of the Agenda (A) 2.2 Nati ...(more)

Advanced Placement Records Set in 2007

(December 03, 2007)

Students in Montgomery County Public Schools Set Advanced Placement Records in 2007 African American and Hispanic Students Post Dramatic Gains Students in Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) ...(more)

Students Set Advanced Placement Records

(November 30, 2007)

Update: Date and time of the press conference has been changed to Monday, December 3, at 3 p.m. MCPS Students Break Advanced Placement Participation and Achievement Records December 4 News Confe ...(more)

Three Schools Ranked Among Nation's Top 50

(November 30, 2007)

Three Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) high schools have been awarded gold medal status—placing them among the top 50 high schools in the nation—in a new U.S. News & World Report ranking of Ame ...(more)

Board Approves FY 2009 Capital Budget and CIP

(November 28, 2007)

The Board of Education approved the Fiscal Year 2009 Capital Budget and its six-year Capital Improvements Program (CIP) for FY 2009–2014 at its November 27 meeting. The changes will fund new classroom ...(more)

Board of Education To Meet on Tues., November 27

(November 27, 2007)

The Board of Education will meet to take action on Superintendent Jerry D. Weast’s recommended FY 2009 Capital Budget and the FY 2009–2014 Capital Improvements Program (CIP) at 6 p.m. this evening, No ...(more)

Seneca Valley Principal Receives Leadership Award

(November 16, 2007)

Seneca Valley High School Principal Suzanne Maxey Receives Distinguished Educational Leadership Award Four years ago, when Suzanne Maxey took over as principal of Seneca Valley High School, she fou ...(more)

Board of Education Approves Calendar for 2008-2009

(November 14, 2007)

Board Approves School Calendar for 2008–2009 and Legislative Platform for 2008 Maryland General Assembly Board Expresses Concern about State’s Recent Action on High School Assessments The Bo ...(more)

Board of Education To Meet on Tues., November 13

(November 09, 2007)

Agenda 9:00 a.m. 1.0 Acknowledgment of a Quorum 1.1 Resolution for Closed Sessions (A) 10:00 a.m. 2.0 Approval of the Agenda (A) 2.1 Pledge of Allegiance (A) 2.2 In Honor of Veterans (A) 2.3 ...(more)

Grade 2 Students To Attend Concerts at Strathmore

(November 09, 2007)

Fourth consecutive year of program emphasizes dedication to music education Concerts on November 13-15 to Feature the National Philharmonic and Three MCPS Student Soloists North Bethesda, MD -- ...(more)

Nominations Sought for Agnes Meyer Award

(November 07, 2007)

One exceptional Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) teacher will be selected for recognition and a $3,000 award in the annual Agnes Meyer Outstanding Teacher Awards program sponsored by The Washin ...(more)

Record 283 Students Named Nat'l AP Scholars

(November 05, 2007)

A total of 283 Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) students—surpassing all-time highs over the past two years—have been named National Advanced Placement (AP) Scholars for performance on AP exams ...(more)

Weast Releases Recommended CIP for FY 2009-2014

(October 29, 2007)

Superintendent Recommends $1.49 Billion Six-Year Capital Improvements Program to Add Classroom Space, Modernize Schools and Enhance School Technology and Security Update: The Board of Education's ...(more)