Skip to main content Skip to footer site map


Board of Education Takes Action on 2018-2019 Calendar

The Board of Education adopted the school year calendar for the 2018-2019 school year during its Nov. 14, 2017 meeting. The school year will begin on Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018, and the last day of school is scheduled for Thursday, June 13, 2019. The calendar includes 182 days of instruction; a shortened spring break; two closure days for planning and professional development; and two operational closures that coincide with Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur.

Calendar 2018-2019

Report Cards

Second-Graders Attend All-New Concert at Strathmore

Nearly 13,000 MCPS second-graders were treated to a performance by the National Philharmonic at the Music Center at Strathmore this week. Now in its 13th year, students experienced an all-new program called "Music: It's Element-ary". The Strathmore Student Concerts help build a love of music and reinforce the musical concepts students are learning in school.

2nd Grade Concerts

Two MCPS Schools Win National Blue Ribbon Awards

The U.S. Department of Education awarded the prestigious National Blue Ribbon School award to Farmland Elementary School and Ronald McNair Elementary School.  The two schools attended the event, held at the historic Omni-Shoreham Hotel in Washington, D.C., which honored 342 schools from 44 states and the District of Columbia.

Blue Ribbon

Featured Videos


MCPS This Week

MCPS This Week-Youtube

Homework Hotline Live

Homework Hotline Live

Raising Awareness

Raising Awareness

Career Technology Education

Career Technology Education

MCPS Corollary Sports

Sports Insight-MCPS Corollary Sports

MCPS Sports Insight

MCPS Sports Insight

CPS Sports Insight

Learning For the Future—ACES

Emergency Preparedness in MCPS

Emergency Preparedness

Spotlight

Read the MCPS Strategic Plan and Provide Input
Read the MCPS Strategic Plan and Provide Input
Lead in Water Testing Information
Homework Hotline Live-Free Homework Help for Students
MCPS TV