ALERT MCPS CardMCPS ALERT is a free service that provides MCPS families with emergency information from the school system via text, email or pager. Parent Academy 2017Parent Academy Workshops give parents tips and tools to help their children succeed in school.MCPS NewsRead here to catch up on this month's newsImportant Information about Anaphylaxis and EpiPensClick to read Important Information about Anaphylaxis and EpiPensTrout Tales BlogFollow along as our students learn all about trout in the classroomThe 2016 Educational Forum is here.The 2016 Educational Forum at Nysmith School for the Gifted is here. For families with intellectually curious students! Read here for more information.National Junior Honor SocietyThe National Junior Honor Society is an organization that honors outstanding students, and provides service learning opportunities, social activities, and field trips. To learn more click here. Julius West - A Safe and Welcoming School Click here to read Outdoor Ed. Information 2016-2017 Find useful links, information and forms such as permission slips and chaperone forms here!Safe Routes to SchoolThis newsletter will contain information regarding the Safe Routes to School Program, pedestrian and bicycle safety topics and more!