MONTGOMERY CO, Md. (WJZ) — When students in Montgomery County walk into class for the first time Tuesday, they will have their notepads, pens and condoms.
The public school system has decided to provide condoms at four high schools, Gaithersburg, Northwood, Watkins Mills and Wheaton.READ MORE: Howard County Invites Nonprofits To Apply For $500K In Grant Funding For 'Innovative' Ideas
Some council members want to make them available at all 25 of the county’s high schools and even want it considered for 40 middle schools.READ MORE: Fall Foliage Report: Central Maryland Halfway To Peak Colors
This comes as sexually transmitted infections reach the highest level in 10 years.Pedestrian Fatally Hit Near The Avenue At White Marsh, Police Say