News and Announcements

Weekly Bulletin 10/15/17-10/21/17

Weekly Bulletin 10/15/17-10/21/17

Registering for Winter Athletics through the MyMCPS Portal

The Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) Athletics program is excited to announce the launch of the online registration program for the upcoming winter sports season through the myMCPS Parent Portal .   The portal will officially open on Monday, October 16, 2017 (at 6:00 a.m.) and will feature registration

NAACP Parents' Council to Hold Kickoff Meeting

The NAACP Parents' Council kickoff meeting will be held from 5:00 to 8:30 p.m. on Monday, October 16 at Gaithersburg High School.  This event will bring together parents, MCPS teachers, and principals to share ideas on cultivating parent engagement and promoting student achievement.  The event will begin with a communi

Celebrate the 31st Annual Montgomery County Community Service Week

Get ready for a week chock-full of volunteer opportunities across the county in honor of Montgomery County's 31st annual Community Service Week, set for October 22-29.  There will be lots of ways for students and families to help a variety of local nonprofits, schools, and government agencies throughout the week, incl

Attend Open Houses for Middle and High School Consortia Application Programs

The deadline for applications to participate in the Choice process is November 3.  Parents/guardians and students are encouraged to attend open houses to learn about the Choice program scheduled in October at Northeast Consortium (NEC) and Downcounty Consortium (DCC) high schools, and at the Middle School Magnet C

Setting the 2018-2019 MCPS School Calendar

It's that time of year again when the district develops the school calendar for the following school year.  Since last year, school districts across Maryland have been discussing how best to design their school calendars given the new time constraints placed on the length of the school year.  The current 2017-2018 sch

Grocery Rewards for the 2017-2018 School Year

It's time to renew your grocery rewards cards for the easiest way to donate back to Sherwood High School.  In the attachment, please find the codes to line your Giant and Harris Teeter cards with Sherwood High School.  Thank you for supporting our programs.   Grocery Rewards Cards         

Ski Club

Ski Club will have several ski trips on the following dates:  January 6, January 20, January 27, February 3 and February 10.  All registration must be done through the Whitetail website.  Do not send any money to the school.  We cannot accept money, only completed forms and confirmation of sales.  Please make sure you

myMCPS Portal for Parents and Students

The new myMCPS Classroom portal is a 21st century digital learning environment designed to meet the needs of staff, students, and parents of MCPS!  The myMCPS Parent Portal is replacing Edline as the primary home-to-school communication vehicle for schools to share information regarding grades, attendance, scheduli

Registration Open for New Parent Academy Workshops

The MCPS Parent Academy offers parents and community members the opportunity to attend free workshops that provide information, resources, tools, and tips to support their children's success in school.  Don't miss the fall season of workshops, which will be offered on a range of topics, including college and career pla

Study Released on Career and Technology Education Programs in MCPS

MCPS has released its comprehensive study of Career and Technology (CTE) programs.  The study was commissioned by the Board of Education to assess the district's current programs and efforts to prepare all students for non-remedial postsecondary education and high-demand fields of employment.   Over the next sev

Student Rights and Responsibilities and Code of Conduct

In order to ensure a safe, productive and positive learning environment, MCPS publishes two documents that help students, parents, and staff understand school rules and regulations; the expectations for student conduct; and the possible consequences for violating the rules.  A Student's Guide to Rights and Responsibil