|Boundary Analysis Online Materials
For community members who are unable to attend a regional public meeting on the districtwide boundary analysis, MCPS has made an online version of the presentation available. The presentation is organized into video sections. Each section includes specific areas for feedback.
MCPS-MCCPTA Mental Health and Wellness Forum
MCPS and MCCPTA are holding their Third Annual Mental Health and Wellness Forum on Saturday, January 11th. You may register here.
Special Education Parent Workshop
MCPS is holding a Special Education Parent Workshop on January 29th. Topics include: The A to Z’s of Section 504 Plans; Parent Preparation for an Individualized Education Program Meeting; Strategies for Supporting a Student with Anxiety; and Practical Communication Skills to Use with Your Preschooler. You may register here.
MCCPTA Committee on School Climate and Safety
This committee holds monthly calls open to all MCPS parents. The next call will be Friday, January 31st from 12:00-1:00 pm. Dial-in: (605) 313-5111, Access code: 543000. Contact Gillian Huebner at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Community Meetings on the State of Education in Montgomery County
MCPS is hosting two community meetings on education topics like academic readiness, career pathways, and work-based learning opportunities that take students from Pre-K to Job. Presenters include Craig Rice, Montgomery County Councilmember and Chair of the Education & Culture Committee, Dr. Jack Smith, Superintendent, MCPS, Dr. DeRionne Pollard, President, Montgomery College, and Dr. Stewart Edelstein, Executive Director, Universities at Shady Grove. The sessions will take place:
- Tuesday, January 28, 2020 – 6:30pm @ Montgomery College – Germantown Campus Bioscience Educational Center – Room 151. 20200 Observation Drive, Germantown
- Wednesday, March 4, 2020 – 6:30pm @ Northwood High School – Cafeteria. 919 University Boulevard, Silver Spring
Consider Joining MCCPTA
The MCCPTA Nominating Committee is accepting nominations for MCCPTA officer positions for the 2020-2021 school year now through February 21st. The positions are:
- Vice President for Educational Issues
- Vice President for Administration
- Vice President for Programs
- Vice President for Advocacy
- Recording Secretary, Board of Directors
- Recording Secretary, Delegates Assembly
- Area Vice Presidents
- Cluster Coordinators
Please contact Sheara Krvaric for more information on how to apply for any of these positions.