MCPS will have in-person classes in the fall and won’t revert back to virtual lessons unless the state orders that school buildings be closed (via Bethesda Magazine).
Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich and Dr. Travis Gayles, the county’s health officer, have recommended that the County Council reinstate a mask mandate indoors if COVID-19 cases continue to rise countywide.
All Maryland residents 16-and-over will be eligible to get a COVID-19 vaccination at all State-operated, County-operated and privately operated vaccine clinics in the State starting Monday, April 12, 2021 by order of Governor Larry Hogan.
Information from the March 23, 2021 Montgomery County Board of Education discussion re MCPS’ reopening plans.
MCPS is collaborating with student, parent and community stakeholders to plan for potential in-person graduation ceremonies in June 2021.
The Montgomery County Board of Education is seeking feedback on MCPS’ 2020-2021 calendar options. Note: The Board is scheduled to adopt the final traditional and innovative school calendars on March 23, 2021.
Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services has community COVID-19 testing available to all MCPS staff, students and family members.
MCPS to Host Virtual Conversation on ‘Return to School’ Plan Feb. 24th. Note: This discussion is in regards to the 2020-2021 school year.