April 19, 2017
Thanks to legislation approved by the General Assembly, students in grades 3-8 who fail an SOL test in reading, mathematics, science or history by a small margin may retake the tests they fail.
April 7, 2017
The latest edition of FCPS Focus is available.
2017-18 Transportation Forms
April 4, 2017
The Frederick County Public Schools Transportation Department is asking parents/guardians of all current students to complete a 2017-18 Transportation Form and return it to their child’s school no later than April 21. The information will be used by staff to develop the most effective and efficient bus routes for the 2017-18 school year.
FCPS Receives Grant for Career and Technical Education
March 24, 2017
Frederick County Public Schools has been awarded one of 16 $37,500 state grants to support Career and Technical Education Programs.
2016-17 Make-up Day Information
March 17, 2017
As noted on the 2016-17 School Calendar, the three days of school missed due to inclement weather on March 14-16 will be made up on June 6, 7 and 8. The last day of school is now Thursday, June 8.
February 23, 2017
During a joint meeting on February 22, the School Board reiterated the need for the Frederick County Board of Supervisors to take some action on the requests for the funding needed to proceed with construction of a fourth high school
, the Armel Elementary School addition/renovation
and construction of a 12th elementary school
. The projects are needed to address overcrowding and future enrollment growth due primarily to residential development.