Browse Public Announcements for 2005 - 2006 School Year

Board of Education To Meet on Monday, Feb. 27

(February 24, 2006)

Agenda 6:00 p.m. 1.0 Acknowledgment of a Quorum 1.1 Resolution for Closed Session (A) 6:30 2.1 Approval of the Agenda (A) 2.2 Women’s History Month (A) 2.3 Sisters in Success / Brotherhood of ...(more)

MCPS Responds to IG's Seven Locks ES Audit

(February 21, 2006)

ROCKVILLE, MD – Superintendent of Schools Jerry D. Weast released a detailed report to the Board of Education Tuesday rejecting the findings of the Montgomery County Inspector General concerning the S ...(more)

Board Approves Policy on Academic Eligibility

(February 15, 2006)

The Board of Education met on Tuesday (February 14) and, among other items, approved the adoption of the FY 2007 Operating Budget request. The Board also approved a revised policy on academic eligibil ...(more)

Board Adopts $1.8 Billion FY 2007 Operating Budget

(February 14, 2006)

Poolesville High School Magnet Program Approved Full-Day Kindergarten Added in 30 Schools The Montgomery County Board of Education adopted a $1.8 billion FY 2007 operating budget designed to b ...(more)

Schools Closed Feb. 13; Admin. Offices Open

(February 12, 2006)

Montgomery County Public Schools are closed tomorrow, Monday, February 13, due to emergency weather conditions. All school and community activities in school buildings also are canceled. All administr ...(more)

Activities in School Buildings Canceled for Sunday, Feb.12

(February 11, 2006)

All school and community activities in Montgomery County Public Schools facilities scheduled for Sunday, February 12, have been canceled due to emergency weather conditions. ...(more)

Community and School Activities Close at 1 p.m. Today

(February 11, 2006)

Due to anticipated inclement weather, community and school activities in Montgomery County Public Schools will close at 1 p.m. today, February 11, 2006. All activities scheduled before that time will ...(more)

Board of Education To Meet on Tues., February 14

(February 10, 2006)

Agenda for Tuesday, February 14, 2006 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 Poem on Rosa Parks by John S ...(more)

Richard Montgomery HS After-School Activities Canceled

(February 10, 2006)

Rockville, MD -- All after-school and evening activities at Richard Montgomery High School are canceled today, February 10, 2006. Contractors will be performing plumbing repairs. ...(more)

MCPS Seniors Outperform Nation on AP Exams

(February 07, 2006)

African American and Hispanic Seniors’ Performance Tops National Average for All Students Walter Johnson High School Honored as the # 1 AP World History Program in the World Forty-four per ...(more)

Einstein HS Student Named Finalist for State Board of Ed.

(February 06, 2006)

Shaakira Raheem, a junior at Albert Einstein High School, is one of two final candidates for student member of the Maryland State Board of Education. She was selected as a finalist by Student Governme ...(more)

MCPS To Mark 30th Year of French Immersion

(February 06, 2006)

Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) will celebrate 30 years of the French Immersion Program on March 25 at 2 p.m. at Montgomery Blair High School. Current and past students, staff, families, and f ...(more)

Rachel Carson ES Evacuated to Quince Orchard HS

(February 03, 2006)

Police are investigating a suspicious package at a church near Rachel Carson Elementary School. Students have been safely evacuated from the school and taken to Quince Orchard High School. Students ...(more)

20 Presidential Scholar Candidates are Named

(February 03, 2006)

Twenty Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) seniors have been selected as candidates for the 2005-2006 Presidential Scholars awards, one of the highest honors given to high school seniors in the Un ...(more)

MCPS Named Gold Medal School System 11th Time

(February 03, 2006)

Montgomery County Public Schools has been named a Gold Medal school system for the eleventh consecutive year by Expansion Management magazine as a measure of the attractiveness of the school system to ...(more)