latino issues

February 22, 2021 | Abby Espiritu

Conversation on COVID-19 Resources for County’s Latino Community Set for Feb. 27

The Latino Student Achievement Action Group (LSAAG), Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS), Montgomery County and the Montgomery County Council of PTAs (MCCPTA) will be teaming up to present a virtual community conversation about resources and support for local Latino families on Saturday. The conversation will be held from 1 p.m to 2 p.m and conducted […]

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July 2, 2014 | Julie Rios Little

Connecting our Latino Youth to Opportunities

Connecting our Latino youth to opportunities Spanish version  Our Latino students are not only the future, but also the present. They are the second largest student group in Montgomery County Public Schools (27.4%), and they represent the highest percentage in Kindergarten (30.7%). Along with African American students, Latino students face many challenges. The academic gap between […]

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June 22, 2012 | Staff Writer

Nancy Navaro at hispanic summit

White House Hispanic Summit (Video)

Dozens of Obama administration officials joined more than 300 Latino residents for a summit at Montgomery Blair High School. The summit is part of a White House initiative to engage the Hispanic community. Montgomery County Council Vice-President Nancy Navarro was instrumental in bringing the summit to Montgomery County. Take a look.

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