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MCPS Parents Invited to Participate in Listening Sessions, Focus Groups on Special Education Processes and Services

(January 20, 2015)

The Montgomery County Board of Education has contracted with WestEd, a national research and service nonprofit organization, to conduct an independent review of Montgomery County Public Schools’ ...(more)

MCPS Schools Open Two Hours Late on Wednesday (Jan. 14)

(January 14, 2015)

Montgomery County Public Schools will open two hours late today (January 14, 2015) due to emergency weather conditions. Bus service will be provided on a two-hour-delayed schedule. Morning prekinde ...(more)

Board of Education Discusses Bell Times; Hears Presentation on Child Abuse and Neglect and Takes Action on Policies

(January 14, 2015)

The Montgomery County Board of Education met on Tuesday, January 13, 2015, at the Carver Educational Services Center, 850 Hungerford Drive in Rockville. Among other items, the Board continued its disc ...(more)

MCPS Schools and Offices will Open Two Hours Late Monday (1/12)

(January 12, 2015)

Montgomery County Public Schools and administrative offices will open two hours late today (January 12, 2015) due to emergency weather conditions. Day care programs may open at 9 a.m. Bus service will ...(more)

MCPS Launches New Report to Provide Detailed Information on Each School

(January 12, 2015)

School Support and Improvement Framework report gives a comprehensive look at each school Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) Superintendent Joshua P. Starr released a new, searchable report to ...(more)

Board of Education to Meet on Tuesday, January 13

(January 9, 2015)

The Montgomery County Board of Education will meet on Tuesday, January 13, 2015, at the Carver Educational Services Center, 850 Hungerford Drive in Rockville. The meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m., with ...(more)

Sixteen MCPS Students Named Intel Science Talent Search Semifinalists

(January 8, 2015)

Sixteen Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) students have been selected as semifinalists for the 2015 Intel Science Talent Search, one of the most prestigious high school science competitions in t ...(more)

MCPS Schools Open Two Hours Late Wednesday Jan. 7

(January 7, 2015)

Montgomery County Public Schools will open two hours late on Wednesday, January 7, due to emergency weather conditions. Bus service will be provided on a two-hour-delayed schedule. Morning prekinderga ...(more)

All MCPS Schools CLOSED Today Due to Emergency Weather Conditions

(January 6, 2015)

Montgomery County Public Schools are NOW CLOSED TODAY due to emergency weather conditions. All school and community activities in school buildings also are canceled. All administrative offices are ope ...(more)

Board of Education to Consider Bell Times Options

(January 6, 2015)

Proposals would allow high school to start later; Community input sought on options The Montgomery County Board of Education will consider several options for adjusting school starting and ending t ...(more)

UPDATED ADVISORY: Options for Changing Bell Times To Be Released Tuesday (Media Availability at 2:30 p.m.)

(January 5, 2015)

NOTE: Media availability has been postponed until 2:30 p.m. Tuesday. Information on bell times options will be released prior to the availability. Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) Super ...(more)

MCPS Launches Open Data Portal

(January 5, 2015)

OpenDataMCPS provides easy access to school data and information Montgomery County Public Schools launched a new open data portal Monday (January 5, 2015) that allows the public to search, sort, an ...(more)

Thirteen MCPS Students Receive Full-Tuition Posse Scholarships

(December 19, 2014)

Thirteen Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) students have been named recipients of full-tuition, four-year college scholarships from the Posse Foundation. The Posse program identifies pub ...(more)

Fifty Educators Achieve National Board Certification

(December 16, 2014)

Fifty Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) educators achieved certification by the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) in 2014. This brings the number of Board-certified teac ...(more)

Board of Education Elects Officers; Discusses Workforce Diversity Initiative and Hears Presentation on Proposed Budget

(December 12, 2014)

The Montgomery County Board of Education met on Tuesday, December 9, 2014, at the Carver Educational Services Center, 850 Hungerford Drive in Rockville. Among other items, the Board elected its office ...(more)