News and Announcements

College and Career Planning Information Meetings

The Counseling Department is offering College and Career Planning information meetings throughout the summer for senior parents and students.  Topics will include individual senior credit checks, planning for two and four year college options, using Naviance, and steps in the college application process that should be

Don't Miss the 2019 Back-to-School Fair

Join us in a fun kickoff to the 2019–2020 school year! All MCPS students and their families are invited to Westfield Wheaton for an MCPS Back-to-School Fair on Saturday, August 24 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m . The Back-to-School Fair is a great way to kick off the school year and learn about the school system’s prog

Summer Reading Packets for School Year 2019-2020

Please see below for the summer reading packets for the school year 2019-2020: Grade 9 Summer Reading 2019-2020 Grade 10 Summer Reading 2019-2020 Grade 11 Summer Reading 2019-2020 Grade 12 Summer Reading 2019-2020 AP Language Summer Reading 2019-2020 AP Literature Summer Reading 2019-2020

MCPS toOffer High School Career Readiness Camps

Rising Grade 9 students are invited to register for career readiness camps that will be offered this summer. Students will explore skilled and professional careers and match their career goals and interests with career academies and high school programs.  The camps will take place from 8:15 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Thoma

Summer School Registration Under Way

Summer school registration is under way for the high school regional summer school program.    The high school program is open to all students who are residents of Montgomery County, whether or not they are enrolled in MCPS. The high school program will be offered at four locations: James Hubert Blake, Winston Church

Student Registration for Summer Rise

Calling all rising MCPS juniors and seniors:  MCPS is now taking applications for the 2019 Summer RISE program. Summer RISE provides students with a three-week, career-based learning experience and introduces students to high-demand career options that match their interests.  Student registration will close at midn

Clubs and Activities for 2018-2019

Please see the attached list for clubs and activities that are held at Sherwood High School for the 2018-2019 school year.  You can also find this list under the Parent tab. Clubs and Activities 2018-2019

Second Act Newsletter

The links below are to the Second Act newsletter for parents and students.  The newsletters give information regarding depression and the signs of suicide.   Second Act Parent Newsletter Second Act Student Newsletter

Guidance around Responding to Allegations of Bullying, Harassment, Hazing and Intimidation

November 7, 2018 MCPS Sports Community, I am writing to share resources and our responses to further support our students and families, following the serious situation in our Damascus High School community. As you may know from the news, five Damascus High School students have been charged with second-degree rap

2019-2020 School Year Calendar

MCPS is developing the school calendar for the 2019-2020 school year.  The Board of Education held a discussion at its business meeting on October 9, 2018, about the process, options, and challenges for developing the calendar and is considering two potential calendar scenarios. As the district develops a calendar,

School Safety and Crisis

Attached please find information regarding school safety and crisis.   School Safety and Crisis

Student Rights and Responsibilities and Code of Conduct

In order to ensure a safe, productive and positive learning environment, MCPS publishes two documents that help students, parents, and staff understand school rules and regulations; the expectations for student conduct; and the possible consequences for violating the rules.  A Student's Guide to Rights and Responsibil