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Image for public information meeting on fourth high schoolPublic Information Meeting on Fourth High School Scheduled
December 5, 2016
FCPS is hosting a public information meeting on the construction of Frederick County’s fourth high school at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 4 at Admiral Richard E. Byrd Middle School. Representatives from the school division and the architectural firm designing the school will provide an overview of the project, seek community input on the design and respond to questions.


Promo Image for CHESPRA AwardsFCPS Receives 10 Awards for Communications Excellence
November 30, 2016
The Chesapeake Chapter of the National School Public Relations Association has presented Frederick County Public Schools with 10 awards in recognition of communications excellence.



Promo Image for public information meetingPublic Information Meeting on Armel Elementary School Addition/Renovation Scheduled
November 28, 2016
Frederick County Public Schools is hosting a public information meeting on Monday, December 12, 2016, at 6:00 p.m., regarding the Armel Elementary School addition/renovation that is anticipated to open in the fall of 2018. The meeting will be held in the Armel Elementary School cafeteria. Representatives from the school division and the architectural firm designing the addition/renovation will provide an overview of the project, seek community input on the design and respond to questions.


Logo of ASBOFrederick County Public Schools Earns Meritorious Budget Award
November 21, 2016
The Association of School Business Officials International (ASBO) has awarded Frederick County Public Schools a Meritorious Budget Award (MBA) for excellence in budget presentation during the 2016-17 budget year.


Promo Image for FCPS NewsletterFCPS Focus
November 11, 2016
The latest edition of FCPS Focus is now available.





Promo image that says "watch this video"Website Introduction Video
October 28, 2016
Prior to the start of the 2016-17 school year, Frederick County Public Schools unveiled a new division website as well as new school websites. This video provides an overview of the new websites and how to access important information.

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The FCPS division website homepage received an Award of Excellence from CHESPRA, the Chesapeake Chapter of the National School Public Relations Association, in the 2016 Communications Contest.

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FCPS Superintendent David Sovine created a Student Leadership Council about four years ago to provide students with an opportunity to voice their opinions and concerns, develop leadership skills and promote communication. In this video written and produced by James Wood High senior Amanda Christian, Dr. Sovine and council members Abbey Esslinger and Emily Allder discuss the council and its work.

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