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Montgomery County Public Schools will open two hours late on Thursday, March 22, 2018, due to emergency weather conditions. Bus service will be provided on a two-hour-delayed schedule. Morning prekindergarten, morning half-day Head Start, other morning half-day programs and field trips are canceled. Other activities and programs that begin at 10:50 a.m. or earlier are canceled. Administrative offices will open on time. Day care programs in school buildings may remain open as scheduled. MCPS will continue to monitor the roadways and, if school closure is necessary, an announcement will be made by 7:00 a.m.

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Las Escuelas Públicas del Condado de Montgomery (MCPS) abrirán dos horas más tarde el jueves, 22 de marzo de 2018 debido a las condiciones del tiempo. El servicio de autobús escolar será provisto con dos horas de retraso. Los programas de prekindergarten, los programas de Head Start en la mañana, otros programas de medio día durante horas de la mañana y excursiones escolares quedan canceladas. Actividades y programas que comienzan a las 10:50 a.m. o antes quedan canceladas. Las oficinas administrativas abrirán en horario regular. Los programas de cuidado infantil en los edificios escolares podrán abrir en horario regular. MCPS continuará monitoreando las condiciones en las carreteras y, de ser necesario un cierre escolar, se hará un anuncio a las 7:00 a.m.

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Board of Education

Board of Education

BOE Meeting

Board of Education to Meet Thursday, March 22, 2018.

The Board of Education will hold its Evening Business Meeting (including Facilities and Boundaries decisions) on Thursday, March 22. The business meeting will begin at 4:00 p.m. The meeting will be broadcast live on Comcast Channel 34, Verizon FIOS Channel 36, and RCN Channel 88. Meeting is rebroadcast at 1:00 p.m. on the Saturday and Sunday following the meeting.

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Operating Budget

The Montgomery County Board of Education approved a $2.59 billion Operating Budget request for Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 on Feb. 26. The budget represents a $73 million increase over the current year’s budget. The budget will allow the district to manage enrollment growth and build the foundation that is needed to ensure that all MCPS students are able to achieve at higher levels. The Board will submit its request to the County Executive and the County Council for review.


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Nominate a Contributor to Public Education 

The Montgomery County Board of Education is accepting nominations for the 2017-2018 Awards for Distinguished Service to Public Education which recognize those who have made exemplary contributions to public education. Completed nomination forms must be received in the Board office by March 1, 2018, by 5:00 p.m. (Deadline has been extended to 5:00 p.m. on March 8, 2018.)

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Facilities and Boundaries

The Board held a work session on the Superintendent’s Facilities and Boundaries recommendations on March 15, 2018. The Board will be making a decision on the Facilities and Boundaries recommendations on March 22, 2018.

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Contact Information

Contact Information

Board of Education Office

Montgomery County Public Schools
Carver Educational Services Center
850 Hungerford Drive, Room 123
Rockville, Maryland 20850

Tel: 240-740-3030
Fax: 301-279-3860
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How to Search for Board of Education Materials

All Board of Education Documents, Agendas, and other meeting materials are in Boarddocs. The search for those materials can be found at this link.

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Board Expenses

Board Expenses

On Monday, July 28, 2014, the Montgomery County Board of Education (Board) approved sweeping changes to the processes and guidelines that govern the payment of expenses that Board members incur as a part of their work. Among the changes, Board members will no longer use district-funded credit cards; will receive a per diem allowance when attending professional conferences; and will employ a new process for determining public events, conferences, and meetings that Board members can attend at the district’s expense.

The changes are reflected in the Board Member Compensation and Expense Standards section of the Board’s Handbook, as well as the new and updated expense forms: