Farquhar Middle School

January 29, 2017 | Sonya Burke

Firefighters Investigate Blaze at Gym at Old Farquhar Middle School in Olney (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

UPDATED Montgomery County firefighters are investigating what sparked a blaze that occurred overnight at the old Farquhar Middle School gym in Olney. It happened around 1:15 a.m. at 17017 Batchellors Forest Road. Fire and Rescue Spokesperson Pete Piringer said firefighters encountered heavy fire conditions at the two-alarm fire. He said about 75 firefighters battled the […]

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October 17, 2015 | Staff Writer

Redland and Farquhar Students Experience Real Life Science Lessons (VIDEO)

Seventh grade students from Redland Middle School in Derwood and Farquhar Middle School in Olney had the opportunity to bring science lessons to life while participating in the 7th Annual Frontiers in Science and Medicine Day. MCPS-TV has the story. Visit our PEG partner MCPS TV to view more of its local programming.

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October 7, 2015 | Aline Barros

MCPS Students to Attend Annual Frontiers in Science and Medicine Day

Johns Hopkins University’s Montgomery County campus and Shady Grove Life Sciences Center are opening their doors and labs to Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) seventh-grade students for a day of science and medicine. Approximately 400 students are expected to attend the 7th annual Frontiers in Science and Medicine Day on Oct. 9. Students from Redland […]

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March 6, 2015 | Laura Rowles

GGCC’S Rowles Volunteers for Junior Achievement of Greater Washington

Winston Churchill said “we make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” I live my life by giving. Because let’s face it, you truly haven’t lived until you have done something for someone that you know can never repay you. That feeling you get that the simplest […]

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