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Board of Education to Hold Business Meeting, Thursday, May 23

(May 22, 2024)

The Board of Education will hold its business meeting on Thursday, May 23. A closed session will begin at 9:00 a.m. with public agenda items beginning at 3:30 p.m.  This will be the first meeting ...(more)

Montgomery County Public Schools Announces Incoming Public Information Officer

(May 16, 2024)

MEDIA CONTACT: Liliana L. Lopez Public Information Officer Liliana_L_Lopez@mcpsmd.org ROCKVILLE, Md., May 16, 2024 – Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) announced the appointment of Li ...(more)

MCPS Educational Foundation Awarded More Than $2.3 million in Scholarships During Evening of Excellence

(May 16, 2024)

The Montgomery County Public Schools Educational Foundation (MCPSEF) recognized more than 225 recipients of 18 scholarships and awards including the 2024 Ruth and Norman Rales-Patricia Baier O’N ...(more)

MCPS Partners With Identity, Inc. and Tree of Hope Association to Expand Trauma and Substance Use Supports and Services in Schools

(May 15, 2024)

Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) is pleased to announce expanded partnerships with Identity, Inc. and Tree of Hope Association in all high schools.  As part of the partnership with the ...(more)

Media Advisory: Evening of Excellence Ceremony on May 15 to Recognize 225 Recipients of More Than $2 Million in Scholarships

(May 10, 2024)

The Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) Educational Foundation will award 18 scholarships and awards, totaling over $2.3M, to more than 225 MCPS seniors representing every high school in MCPS at t ...(more)

Twenty-two Students Receive $2,500 National Merit Scholarships

(May 09, 2024)

Twenty-two MCPS students from eight high schools have been awarded National Merit $2,500 scholarships financed by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. The students are among 43 high school s ...(more)

Board of Education to Hold Business Meeting, Thursday, May 9, 2024

(May 09, 2024)

The Board of Education will hold its business meeting on Thursday, May 9, 2024. A closed session will begin at 8:30 a.m. with public agenda items beginning at 1:00 p.m.  The meeting will be cable ...(more)

Gaithersburg High School Educator Wins MCPS Teacher of the Year

(May 01, 2024)

Summary: Melissa Porter Parks, English Language Development teacher, will now compete for Maryland Teacher of the Year. Also during the annual Champions for Children event, Bruno Smith, building servi ...(more)

MCPS Announces Key Personnel Joining the District’s Department of Compliance and Investigations

(April 29, 2024)

Launches Corrective Actions Webpage to Publicly Show Progress on Inspector General’s Recommendations Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) today announced that Jessica Boone, J.D., and Jame ...(more)

Board of Education to Hold Business Meeting, Thursday, April 25, 2024

(April 24, 2024)

The Board of Education will hold its business meeting on Thursday, April 25, 2024. A closed session will begin at 1:00 p.m. with public agenda items beginning at 3:30 p.m.  The meeting will be ca ...(more)

Nine MCPS Students Win National Merit Corporate-Sponsored Scholarships

(April 24, 2024)

Nine Montogomery County Public Schools (MCPS) students from five high schools have been awarded National Merit corporate-sponsored scholarships financed by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. ...(more)

Media Advisory: MCPS to Name Teacher of the Year and Supporting Services Employee of the Year at Champions for Children Event

(April 24, 2024)

The Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) Teacher of the Year and Supporting Services Employee of the Year will be announced on Wednesday, May 1 during the annual Champions for Children celebration ...(more)

Eight MCPS High Schools Rank Among Top 20 in Maryland for 2024, According to U.S. News & World Report

(April 23, 2024)

Five MCPS High Schools Make the Top 500 in the National Rankings Eight Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) have been recognized as some of the top public high schools in Maryland, according to ...(more)

MCPS to Pilot Girls' Flag Football Program in Partnership with the Baltimore Ravens and Under Armour

(April 22, 2024)

Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) will pilot girls’ flag football during the Fall 2024 season through a partnership with the Baltimore Ravens and Under Armour. The partnership will provide ...(more)

Statement Concerning the Arrest of a Student from Thomas S. Wootton High School

(April 18, 2024)

Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) is aware of the arrest of a student from Thomas S. Wootton High School by the Montgomery County Police Department (MCPD). The charges are extremely serious, inv ...(more)