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Equity In Action: Free Tech for 3 MCPS Middle Schools

Verizon's Innovative Learning Initiative is providing more than 3000 new iPads to students at Argyle, Forest Oak and Neelsville Middle Schools. The partnership provides free internet access for students, as well as technology-infused teacher training.

Equity In Action

Forum for Equity and Excellence Set for Oct. 15

The First Black and Brown Forum for Educational Equity and Excellence will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 15.The event, which is being hosted by the NAACP Parents’ Council and Identity, is set for 7–9 p.m. at Gaithersburg High School.
The forum will bring together Montgomery County education stakeholders, advocacy partners supporting the Black and Brown Educational Equity Coalition, and other community leaders for a discussion of evidence-based solutions to create better educational outcomes for students of color in MCPS.


Attend the Thomas Edison High School of Technology Fall Open House

MCPS parents and students are invited to attend the fall open house at Thomas Edison High School of Technology on Oct. 15 from 6 p.m.—8 p.m. High school students at all MCPS schools have the option to apply for enrollment in one of Edison’s 18 career and technology programs.
In addition to providing valuable professional certifications and licenses, students also may earn college credit. At the open house, teachers, students, business and industry partners will be on hand to answer questions and showcase the work done in the programs.

Edison Open House

A New School, More Programs and Opportunities

Did you know? Seneca Valley High School is opening a larger school in the 2020-2021 school year to alleviate overcrowding at Clarksburg and Northwest high schools. The Board of Education will make a decision about boundaries in late November 2019. Due to the overlapping timeline, all students interested in Seneca Valley’s application-based programs should apply by Nov. 1, regardless of whether they are in or out of the school’s current boundaries.

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MCPS–All In: Equity and Achievement Framework

MCPS is committed to addressing disparities in student outcomes by closing gaps in opportunity and achievement for all students, in all classrooms, in all of our schools. The MCPS All In: Equity and Achievement Framework provides the purpose, path and plan to ensure success for all students.

Visit the Framework Website