Browse Public Announcements for 2009 - 2010 School Year

County Executive’s Budget Proposal Includes Reductions for MCPS

(March 15, 2010)

ROCKVILLE, MD— Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett has proposed a $2.125 billion Fiscal Year 2011 operating budget for Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS)—a $137.7 million reduction from t ...(more)

Nominations Open for Sixth Annual "Best of the MCPS Web" Awards

(March 10, 2010)

Parents, students, and the community are invited to submit nominations for the Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) sixth annual Best of the MCPS Web awards. The awards recognize the school and ...(more)

Board Approves Policy on Bullying, Makes Facilities Changes

(March 10, 2010)

The Montgomery County Board of Education met on Tuesday, March 9, and, among other items, took final action on a new policy, Bullying, Harassment, or Intimidation. The Board approved a report on preli ...(more)

MCPS to Seek Five-Day Waiver From State for Snow Days

(March 09, 2010)

Montgomery County Superintendent of Schools Jerry D. Weast informed the Montgomery County Board of Education Tuesday that he will seek a waiver from the state for five days of instruction as a result ...(more)

Paint Branch High School To Hold Groundbreaking Ceremony on March 20

(March 08, 2010)

A groundbreaking ceremony to mark the beginning of the Paint Branch High School modernization project will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 20, 2010, on the site of the new building at 14121 O ...(more)

Board of Education To Meet on Tuesday, March 9, 2010

(March 05, 2010)

MONTGOMERY COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION Agenda 9:00 a.m. 1.0 Acknowledgment of a Quorum 1.1 Resolution for Closed Session (A) 10:00 2.0 Pledge of Allegiance (A) 2.1 Approval of the Agenda (A) 2. ...(more)

Champions for Children Recognizes Outstanding Contributions to Education

(March 04, 2010)

The Montgomery County Business Roundtable for Education (MCBRE) has announced winners of eight awards that will be presented at their 8th annual Champions for Children Awards Celebration. The ...(more)

Board To Hold Facilities and Boundaries Hearing on March 3

(March 02, 2010)

The Board of Education will hold a facilities and boundaries hearing at 7 p.m., Wednesday, March 3, at Carver Educational Services Center, 850 Hungerford Drive, Rockville. The public is invited to ...(more)

Kennedy High School Graduate Premieres New Film on MCPS TV

(March 01, 2010)

Montgomery County Public Schools alumnus and film producer, Virginia Galloway, shares her new documentary film with students and community Virginia “Ginny” Galloway, a graduate of John F. Kennedy H ...(more)

Kindergarten Orientations To Be Held April 7 Through May 28

(March 01, 2010)

Kindergarten orientation will take place April 7 through May 28 for children who will be entering kindergarten in the 2010–2011 school year. During orientation, parents and students will meet the scho ...(more)

Board Sets Summer School Fees, Recognizes Board Certified Teachers

(February 23, 2010)

The Montgomery County Board of Education met on Monday, February 22, and, among other items, discussed and approved summer school fees for Fiscal Year 2011 and recognized educators who earned National ...(more)

Registration for Pre-K and Head Start Set To Begin on March 1

(February 22, 2010)

The Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) Head Start and prekindergarten programs are recruiting children who will be 4 years old by September 1, 2010, for the 2010–2011 school year. There also ar ...(more)

Board of Education Approves Fiscal Year 2011 Operating Budget

(February 18, 2010)

The Montgomery County Board of Education Wednesday approved a $2.263 billion operating budget recommendation for Fiscal Year 2011. The budget proposal funds no new initiatives but, as the state's &quo ...(more)

Board Approves FY 2011 Budget Recommendation, Adopts Two Policies

(February 17, 2010)

The Montgomery County Board of Education met on Wednesday, February 17, and, among other items, adopted the FY 2011 Operating Budget. The Board also reviewed an update on Positive Behavioral Intervent ...(more)

MCPS Schools and Offices Opening On Time Wednesday, Feb. 17

(February 16, 2010)

Montgomery County Public Schools and Administrative Offices are opening on time Wednesday, February 17. ...(more)