shady Grove middle school

July 23, 2018 | Staff Writer

Adventist Healthcare Student Mental Wellness PSA Contest Results

The results are in for Montgomery Community Media’s Mental Wellness student video contest sponsored by Adventist Healthcare. The video contest challenged youth in middle school and high school to create an original Public Service Announcement (PSA) that highlights the mental wellness issues impacting their lives. Examples of those issues inlcude bullying, depression, stress, anxiety, and […]

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April 19, 2018 | Mitti Hicks

Forest Knolls Educator Receives MCPS Teacher of the Year Award

A Kindergarten and First Grade teacher from Forest Knolls Elementary School in Silver Spring, has been named the 2017-2018 Montgomery County Public Schools Teacher of the Year. Kristen Kane, who has taught at the school for more than 11 years, was awarded teacher of the year during the annual Champions for Children Awards Celebration on Wednesday […]

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June 27, 2017 | Mitti Hicks

UPDATED: School Board Approves New Principals For Next Year (PHOTOS)

UPDATE: Montgomery County’s Board of Education approved the appointments of the following principals and staff at its June 26 meeting: Standing room only here at tonight’s @mocoboe meeting. @mymcmedia — Mitti Hicks (@MittiMegan) June 26, 2017 Appointments and recognition of awards happening now. @mymcmedia @mocoboe — Mitti Hicks (@MittiMegan) June 26, 2017

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May 3, 2016 | Staff Writer

Michael Williams Named MCPS Teacher of the Year (PHOTO)

A social studies teacher from John F. Kennedy High School has been named the 2016-2017 Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) Teacher of the Year. Michael Williams, who has worked for MCPS for 14 years, will now compete for Maryland Teacher of the Year. Williams was named Teacher of the Year on Tuesday night during the 14th annual Champions […]

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May 3, 2016 | Staff Writer

MCPS Teacher of the Year to be Announced at Champions for Children Event (PHOTO)

UPDATED Three Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) teachers have been named finalists for the 2016–2017 Teacher of the Year award. The winner will be revealed at the Annual Champions for Children Awards celebration on May 3rd at Wheaton High School. MCPS announced the finalists in a news release and the honorees are: Andrea Segovia, is a […]

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November 29, 2012 | Staff Writer

Dr. Joshua Starr

Community Day

Superintendent of Schools Joshua P. Starr will hold his first Community Day event of the 2012-2013 school year on Thursday, November 29, 2012 in the Damascus, Gaithersburg, Magruder and Watkins Mill clusters. Dr. Starr will spend the day meeting with staff, visiting schools and hearing from parents. The Community Day will culminate with a Town […]

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