Montgomery County Public Schools

Joshua Starr. (Photo credit: Cameron Thompson / All News 99.1)

Montgomery County Schools Vote for Later Start Times

Montgomery County Public Schools have voted Tuesday to change their start times.


Joshua Starr. (Photo credit: Cameron Thompson / All News 99.1)

Montgomery County Schools Superintendent Stepping Down

After entering the role in July 2011, Montgomery County Public Schools Superintendent Joshua Starr will resign this month.


File photo of vending machines. (Photo credit: PAUL J.RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Montgomery Co. Schools to Consider Healthier Food Requirements

Despite protests from a nutrition advocacy group, Montgomery County Public Schools says their cafeterias haven’t resembled a 7-Eleven full of junk food for nearly a decade.


A Maryland middle school teacher has been placed on administrative leave after he allegedly authored two fiction books depicting a “futuristic school shooting” using a pseudonym.  (credit: Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Montgomery Co. Public Schools Launches Teacher Diversity Program

Montgomery County Public School announced it is launching an initiative to create a more diverse teacher workforce.


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Maryland Substitute Teacher Charged With Sex Abuse

Montgomery County police say they plan to release details about sexual abuse allegations involving a substitute teacher.


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Doritos, Fruit Snacks Get the Boot as Montgomery County Schools Ban Certain Additives

The same Montgomery County parents’ group that petitioned to get vending machines full of junk food locked until 30 minutes after the final bell and strawberry milk removed from cafeterias is celebrating another victory this week.


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Md. High School Football Players Benched After Getting Chemical Burns From Locker Rooms

Some football players at a Montgomery County high school won’t be taking the field for quite a while after they suffered chemical burns from a locker room mistake, reports WJZ-TV.


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Montgomery County Schools Enroll Unaccompanied Immigrant Children

About 100 unaccompanied children who have crossed the border from Central America have enrolled in Montgomery County schools.


Parents and students in Montgomery County protest school start times at a School Board meeting in Rockville. (Jim MacKay/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Students, Parents Protest Montgomery County School Start Times

Students and parents in Montgomery County, some dressed in their pajamas, are protesting to push back school start times.


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Montgomery County Schools Scrap Plan To Push Back School Start Times

After months of discussing the possibility of later bell times, Montgomery County Public Schools has scrapped the plan, citing implementation costs of more than $20 million and mixed feedback from the community.




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