Rock Terrace School

February 23, 2021 | Deirdre Byrne

Filmmaker, Father Reflect on Quince Orchard Black History in ‘Finding Fellowship’

Jason Green, director of the “Finding Fellowship” documentary—available on BlackRock Center for the Arts’ website—spoke to MyMCM about the three things he hopes viewers will take away from the film. Here’s what he said: Rev. Gerard Green, the father of Jason Green, is featured in the film, which examines how three segregated churches united after […]

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June 2, 2020 | Emma Shuster

MCPS Announces Virtual Graduation Ceremonies (See Full List Here)

COVID-19 has caused a disruption in many festivities, including graduation ceremonies. To honor their graduates, Montgomery County Public Schools will hold a virtual universal graduation on June 7 at 6 p.m. This ceremony can be viewed on MCPS-TV (Comcast 34, Verizon 36, RCN 89) and on NBC COZI TV (Broadcast Digital 4-2 and on Cable). […]

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May 3, 2019 | Michelle Queen

MCPS Graduation Season Starts May 24

More than 10,000 Montgomery County Public Schools students will receive high school diplomas in commencement ceremonies this year. The high school commencement season is set to begin Friday, May 24, and will end Thursday, June 13.  Sixteen graduation ceremonies will be held at DAR Constitution Hall in Washington D.C. Those ceremonies can be viewed live on […]

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May 28, 2018 | Marisa Fried

MCPS Graduation Season Starts May 29

Olympic gold medalist Haley Skarupa, bestselling author Nora Roberts, and Kathryn Sullivan, who was the first woman to walk in space, are among the speakers who will address the graduating class of 2018 this year. Washington Post journalist Dana Milbank, Congressman Jamie Raskin, award-winning TV producer Andrew Och, and ESPN sportscaster Bram Weinstein will also […]

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May 26, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

MCPS Graduation Season Gets Started Friday

An Olympic Gold Medalist, an ESPN sportscaster and the chairman of the Special Olympics are among the speakers who will address the graduating class of 2017 this year. And several schools will be holding ceremonies at the Xfinity Center at the University of Maryland, College Park, saving families the trek into the District to see […]

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June 9, 2016 | Maureen Chowdhury

Five Things to Know Today, June 9, in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know today, June 9, in Montgomery County: 1. It’s graduation day for the Class of 2016 at Northwood, Watkins Mill high schools and the Rock Terrace School. 2. The Montgomery County Planning Board will hold a work session today and on the agenda; the Bethesda Downtown Plan. 3. The Montgomery County Chamber […]

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March 23, 2015 | Krista Brick

MCPS Bowers Proposes Combining Rock Terrace and Tilden Schools

Students who attend Tilden Middle School and those at Rock Terrace School may go to school in the same building if the Montgomery County Board of Education agrees with a proposal put forth by Interim Superintendent Larry Bowers. Bowers released his recommendation on Monday. He is suggesting that both student bodies share a new facility […]

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January 12, 2014 | Staff Writer

Starr to Update Board on Rock Terrace Work Programs

Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) Superintendent Joshua P. Starr will provide the Montgomery County Board of Education with an update on work experience programs at Rock Terrace School, including a plan to address withdrawal of funds that some students received as part of their educational program. The update will take place during the Jan. 14 […]

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July 19, 2013 | Staff Writer

Implications of Immigration Reform (Video)

“21 This Week” host Casey Aiken and the panel discuss Immigration Reform and the potential impact on the two major political parties. Guests Rich Parsons, Mark Uncapher and Susan Heltemes comment. Take a look. The next show of 21 This Week airs on Sundays at 11 a.m. and then again at 7 p.m. on Channel […]

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July 19, 2013 | Staff Writer

Panel Discusses Improper Use of School Funds (Video)

“21 This Week” host Casey Aiken and the panel discuss the recent report of improper use of school funds at Montgomery County Public Schools’ Rock Terrace School. Guests Susan Heltemes and Rich Parsons comment on this issue. Take a look. The next show of 21 This Week airs on Sundays at 11 a.m. and then […]

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