Deadlines for Regional, Magnet and Choice Approaching
The deadline for applications to participate in the Choice process is Friday, Nov. 2.
Grade 8 Downcounty Consortium (DCC) and Northeast Consortium (NEC) parents received information about the Choice process in the mail in mid-October. Grade 5 Middle School Magnet Consortium (MSMC) families received information about the middle school options as well. Grade 5 or 6 students who live outside the MSMC consortium and are interested in an MSMC school for next year can enter the lottery by November 2. Visit this website for more information: http://www.montgomeryschoolsmd.org/schools/msmagnet/
Go to these websites for information about the Choice process:
All Grade 5 parents also received information regarding testing for the magnet programs in October. Visit this website for more information about the magnet programs at the middle school Roberto Clemente, Eastern, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and Takoma Park middle schools. Testing for Grade 5 will take place at each elementary school on a date chosen by the school.
The deadline for applications to participate in high magnet programs is Friday, Nov. 2. Grade 8 parents received information regarding magnet programs in October. Visit this website for more information about the magnet programs at Montgomery Blair, Richard Montgomery and Poolesville high schools. The application is accessible online using the child’s MCPS Google account.
Testing for students who have submitted a completed application for the magnet/application programs at Montgomery Blair, Richard Montgomery and Poolesville high schools is scheduled for December 1. Please see the application form for time and location.
The deadline for applications to participate in the regional high school college and career programs is Friday, Nov. 2. Grade 8 parents received information regarding the various programs via the MyMCPS Parent Portal. Applications can be found in the Document Library of the Parent Portal. The Document Library can only be accessed using a laptop or computer.