Browse Public Announcements for 2007 - 2008 School Year

Wootton High School Focuses on Election Year Issues

(April 18, 2008)

Events Created to Promote Teen Civic Engagement and Political Awareness The Thomas S. Wootton High School Student Government Association is partnering with community groups to organize a series of ...(more)

Bethesda Chevy Chase HS Teacher is Teacher of the Year

(April 16, 2008)

Chris Orlando, mathematics teacher at Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School, was the big winner at this year’s April 15 Champions for Children Gala, receiving the Teacher of the Year award and a chance to ...(more)

April 15 Gala Honors Education Leaders and Supporters

(April 11, 2008)

Sixth Annual Champions for Children Gala to Honor Montgomery County Teacher of the Year Awards Ceremony Celebrates Staff, Teachers, Leaders, and Volunteers The sixth annual Champions for Childre ...(more)

Statement Issued on Einstein High School Gun Incident

(April 11, 2008)

Board of Education Officers and Superintendent Praise Cooperative Efforts of School and Safety Officials in Resolving Gun Incident at Albert Einstein High School Board of Education President Nancy ...(more)

Board Appoints Three Principals, Reviews High School Plus

(April 09, 2008)

The Board of Education met on Tuesday, April 8, and among other items, appointed three principals and discussed the implementation of High School Plus. In addition, the Board discussed the use of grad ...(more)

Board of Education To Meet on Tuesday, April 8

(April 04, 2008)

9:00 a.m. 1.0 Acknowledgment of a Quorum 1.1 Resolution for Closed Session (A) 10:00 2.0 Pledge of Allegiance 2.1 Approval of the Agenda (A) 2.2 Resolution on Month of the Young Child (A) 2.3 R ...(more)

Public Comment Sought on Student Transportation Policy

(April 02, 2008)

The Board of Education has requested community comment regarding its Policy EEA, Student Transportation. This policy establishes the operational standards and eligibility criteria for the Montgomery C ...(more)

Applicants Sought for Board of Education Ethics Advisory Panel

(March 31, 2008)

The Montgomery County Board of Education is seeking to fill one vacancy on its five-member Ethics Panel. The appointment is for a three-year term beginning on July 1, 2008. Applicants must be Montgom ...(more)

Loiederman Math Teacher is Meyer Teacher of the Year

(March 28, 2008)

Gwen McWhorter, mathematics resource teacher at A. Mario Loiederman Middle School for the Creative and Performing Arts, has been named the Agnes Meyer Teacher of the Year for Montgomery County. The aw ...(more)

Options Meetings Set for Northeast and Downcounty Consortia

(March 18, 2008)

High School Options Meeting for Grade 7 Families in Northeast and Downcounty Consortia Families of Grade 7 students who live in or attend middle school in the Northeast Consortium (NEC) or the Down ...(more)

Board Officers Issue Statement on Budget Recommendation

(March 17, 2008)

Statement of the Montgomery County Board of Education Officers Regarding the Recommended Fiscal Year 2009 Operating Budget Announced by County Executive Isiah Leggett The following statement was ...(more)

"Drawing the Line" Recognizes Anti-Alcohol Efforts

(March 14, 2008)

Drawing The Line On Under 21 Alcohol Use To Announce Annual Awards The Drawing The Line On Under 21 Alcohol Use program will announce winners in its 2008 “Commercial Challenge” competition at a cer ...(more)

Students Participate in Professional Development Conf.

(March 14, 2008)

700 High School Students To Participate in Seventh Annual Professional Development Conference Author and Businessman Stedman Graham Is Keynote Speaker at Conference Sponsored by MCPS and Montgomer ...(more)

Board Approves Resolution on Universal Preschool

(March 12, 2008)

Board Approves Resolution on Universal Preschool Education and Reviews Outstanding Programs Supporting Student Achievement The Board of Education met on Tuesday, March 11, and among other items, ap ...(more)

Parents Are Invited to Drop-in Coffee and Conversation

(March 10, 2008)

Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) is providing another special opportunity to “Ask MCPS.” Parents with a few extra minutes on their way to work or who have a little free time while their childr ...(more)