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MCPS High Schools Perform Well in U.S. News and World Report Rankings

(August 31, 2023)

All 25 Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) high schools earned spots on the 2023 Best High Schools list published by U.S. News & World Report. Five ranked in the top 500 nationally, and nine w ...(more)

Montgomery County Public Schools Welcomes Students for the 2023-2024 School Year

(August 28, 2023)

The School District Begins the Year Nearly Fully Staffed and With an Abundance of Bus Drivers, Opening a New Cabin Branch Elementary and Student Literacy Scores on the Rise It is with great excitem ...(more)

Statement Concerning the Court Decision Declining a Preliminary Injunction To Implement Opt Out of Inclusive Teaching Materials

(August 24, 2023)

TODAY, the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland issued a decision declining the plaintiff’s motion for a preliminary injunction that would have required Montgomery County Public Scho ...(more)

Aviso a los medios: Primer día de clases en MCPS. Lunes 28 de agosto en Cabin Branch Elementary School

(August 24, 2023)

Las Escuelas Públicas del Condado de Montgomery (MCPS, por sus siglas en inglés ) celebrarán el inicio del año escolar 2023-2024 con un evento para los medios a las 10:30 a ...(more)

Media Advisory: Back-to-School Press Event Set for August 28 at the New Cabin Branch Elementary School

(August 24, 2023)

Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) will celebrate the start of the 2023-2024 school year with a media event at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 28, 2023, at the new Cabin Branch Elementary School.  ...(more)

Board of Education to Hold Business Meeting, Thursday August. 24, 2023

(August 24, 2023)

The Board of Education will hold its business meeting on Thursday, August. 24, 2023. Closed session will begin at 9:00 a.m. Public agenda items will begin at 1:00 p.m.  The meeting will be cablec ...(more)

Montgomery County Public Schools Unveils Comprehensive Attendance Action Plan to Combat Chronic Absenteeism

(August 22, 2023)

Vital Work to Shift the Culture of Attendance Will Emphasize the Importance of Being In School Every Day Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) announces the launch of its innovative Attendance Ac ...(more)

MEDIA ADVISORY: Montgomery County Public Schools to Announce Attendance Action Plan to Combat Student Absenteeism

(August 18, 2023)

Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) will be hosting a press conference to introduce a comprehensive Attendance Action Plan titled "ALL TOGETHER Now: In School Together, Learn Together, Achiev ...(more)

Montgomery County Public Schools to Kick Off the 2023–2024 School Year with Back-to-School Fair

(August 17, 2023)

Wheaton, MD (August 17, 2023) – Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) will celebrate the start of the new school year with its annual Back-to-School Fair on Saturday, August 26, from 10 a.m.&n ...(more)

Statement from the Montgomery County Board of Education

(August 12, 2023)

The Board of Education is appalled by the allegations published in the Washington Post about sexual harassment.  We are taking immediate action, directing an independent investigation into these ...(more)

MCPS le da la bienvenida a la nueva especialista en comunicaciones en español

(August 08, 2023)

Las Escuelas Públicas del Condado de Montgomery (MCPS) se complace en presentar a la Sra. Edith Lozada como la recién designada Especialista en Comunicaciones en Español y Oficial ...(more)

MEDIA ADVISORY: MCPS Launches Enhanced Sports Medicine and Athletic Training Program, Including Partnership with MedStar Health

(August 07, 2023)

MCPS Athletics is excited to launch an enhanced sports medicine program for the 2023-24 school year. Included in the program are full-time, 12-month certified athletic trainers in each high school and ...(more)

Eight Additional MCPS Students Earn College-Sponsored National Merit Scholarships

(August 02, 2023)

An additional eight Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) students have earned college- and university-sponsored National Merit Scholarships from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC). ...(more)

Board of Education to Hold Business Meeting, Thursday July 20, 2023

(July 20, 2023)

The Board of Education will hold its business meeting on Thursday, July 20, 2023. Closed session will begin at 9:00 a.m. Public agenda items will begin at 12:00 p.m.  The meeting will be cablecas ...(more)

Sami Saeed Sworn In as Student Member of the Board of Education

(July 11, 2023)

Sami Saeed, a rising senior at Richard Montgomery High School, was sworn in as the 46th Student Member of the Board of Education (SMOB) on July 11. Saeed was sworn in by Assistant Chief Deputy Clerk D ...(more)