Judith Docca

December 13, 2016 | Staff Writer

Durso and Docca Reelected President and Vice President of School Board (PHOTOS)

The Montgomery County Board of Education (BOE) members elected officers at today’s meeting and Michael Durso was re-elected president, while Judith Docca was elected vice president. Congrats to @mocoboe President Mike Durso & Vice President Dr. Judy Docca on their election as board officers! — MCPS (@MCPS) December 13, 2016 Congratulations to #Dr.Docca on election […]

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October 11, 2016 | Mitti Hicks

Student Population Changes in Montgomery Public Schools (VIDEO)

Enrollment in Montgomery County Public County Public Schools (MCPS)  is expected to reach a record-high of 159,242 students this school year, according to a new report by James Song, director of facilities management for MCPS.  This report was presented to the Board of Education at a recent meeting, and it highlighted how school enrollment is surpassing school capacity. […]

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October 11, 2016 | Mitti Hicks

Montgomery County Board of Education Seeking Waiver to Start School Before Labor Day

The Montgomery County Board of Education has approved a resolution to ask the state of Maryland for a waiver to start school next year before Labor Day. If the waiver is approved, the 2017-2018 school calendar will begin on Aug. 28 and conclude by June 15. Back in August, Maryland Governor Larry Hogan issued an […]

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September 26, 2016 | Staff Writer

Northwest High School Named ‘School of Opportunity’ (VIDEO)

Northwest High School is one of 20 schools in the nation to be recognized as a “School of Opportunity,” a coveted national designation honoring excellent public high schools that engage in practices that build on students’ strengths and create supported learning opportunities for all students. MCPS -TV reports.      

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July 11, 2016 | Maureen Chowdhury

MCPS Kicks Off School Supply Drive (PHOTOS)

Montgomery County Public Schools kicked off its drive for school supplies today at Wootton High School. Families and representatives from nonprofits had the opportunity to pickup supplies at the annual drive. According to the MCPS website, supplies were donated by students and staff from 81 MCPS schools and several offices. Superintendent Jack Smith, School Board […]

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January 6, 2016 | Willie James Inman

Acting Secretary of Education Visits Silver Spring School (VIDEO)

Acting Secretary of Education Dr. John King, Jr. visited JoAnn Leleck Elementary School at Broad Acres in Silver Spring this week where he discussed his top priorities for 2016. MyMCMedia’s Willie James Inman reports.

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December 23, 2015 | Staff Writer

Career Readiness Fair Held at Gaithersburg High (VIDEO)

Montgomery County Public Schools recently hosted a career readiness event at Gaithersburg High School. MCPS-TV reports. Visit our PEG partner MCPS-TV to view more of its local programming.

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December 8, 2015 | Sonya Burke and Maureen Chowdhury

Durso and Docca Elected BOE President and Vice President, Respectively

UPDATED The Montgomery County Board of Education (BOE) members elected officers at today’s meeting and Michael Durso was elected president and Judith Docca was elected vice president. Durso takes over as president for board member Patricia O’Neill, who has served as the board president for the past year. “This is an important time in the […]

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August 16, 2015 | Staff Writer

MCPS Summer Regional High School Graduation (VIDEO)

Montgomery County Public Schools recently held its 2015 Regional High School graduation ceremony at Richard Montgomery HS for students who completed their studies during the summer. MCPS TV reports. Visit our PEG partner MCPS TV to view more of its local programming.

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December 2, 2014 | Staff Writer

photo of Jill Ortman-Fouse

School Board To Take Oath Today

One newly elected member of the Montgomery County Board of Education and three returning members are scheduled to be sworn in to office tonight. Incoming At-large member Jill Ortman-Fouse and three incumbents—Judith Docca (District 1), Michael Durso (District 5) and Patricia O’Neill (District 3)—will be sworn in during a ceremony at 7 p.m. at the Carver Educational […]

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