Montgomery County Officials Defend Online School DecisionLeaders in Maryland's largest county are defending the decision to open schools virtually after Gov. Larry Hogan prodded school systems to implement in-person learning.
Montgomery County Teacher Maxwell Bero Arrested For Sexual Contact With StudentA Montgomery County teacher was arrested Wednesday following an investigation into allegations he had sexual contact with a student in 2014 and 2015, county police said.
Montgomery County Public Schools Move Online For First Semester Amid COVID-19 PandemicOne of Maryland’s largest public school districts announced Tuesday that it only will have virtual, online classes through at least Jan. 29 and is cancelling all fall and winter sports amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Coronavirus Latest: Montgomery County Schools Loaning Out Chromebooks For Students During ClosureWith schools closed for another month due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Montgomery County Public School system is loaning out computers for students who need them to do their homework.
Coronavirus Latest: Montgomery County Public Schools Employee Tests Positive For COVID-19Public health officials in the county investigated the case and determined no students or staff are at risk for exposure from the staff member.
Montgomery Co. Schools Wrap Damascus H.S. Locker Room Hazing Investigation The superintendent said the boy's locker room was without supervision for 25 minutes each day.
Damascus High School Principal Resigns After Locker Room Hazing IncidentDamascus High School's principal is no longer working at the high school, she said in a letter Tuesday.
DOE Investigating Claims Of Bias Against Asian American Students In Montgomery County Public SchoolsThe U.S. Department of Education is investigating allegations of discrimination against Asian American students in Maryland's largest school system.
Firm Hired To Help Schools Investigate In Wake Of Damascus Rape ChargesA Maryland school system will hire an outside firm to investigate its procedures and reporting practices following the filing of rape charges that involve high school football players.
New Guidelines For Student-Athlete Supervision In Place For MCPS, Follows Damascus High School IncidentMontgomery County Public Schools issued new guidelines and expectations from its student-athletes.
DC Area Students Caught Distributing Passes For Racial Slurs Students at a high school in a Washington suburb of Maryland have been caught distributing passes that gave the bearer permission to use a racial slur for black people.
Official: Maryland School System Considers Metal DetectorsAn official with Maryland's largest public school system says metal detectors may be added to student entrances.
Md. School Bus Driver Accused Of Raping Special Ed. StudentA 62-year-old school bus driver has been arrested after police say he was caught on camera raping a 12-year-old special education student.
Officials Announce Opening Of Recovery And Academic ProgramOfficials have announced the opening of a recovery and academic program for Montgomery County public school students who are recovering from substance use.
Teen Suspect In School Rape Case Pleads To Child Porn ChargeOne of two Hispanic teens who entered the country illegally & later charged with raping a 14-year-old girl in a DC high school entered a plea on child pornography charges.