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Frederick County Public Schools and the Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation (DLLR) recognized the first local Youth Apprenticeship Maryland program participan...

Frederick County Public Schools announces the names of the eight support employees recognized in the 2017 Support Employees of the Year program for outstanding achievement in th...

The Frederick County Public Schools’ Hugh B. Nolan Track Meet celebrates its 40th anniversary next week. Named in honor of dedicated elementary physical education teacher,...

Student artist Emma Liu at Urbana Middle School is one of only seven to win a National PTA Reflections Program Outstanding Interpretations Award for 2016-2017. Her award comes w...

The Frederick County Public Schools’ We Are the World Summer Camp registration deadline is extended through Wednesday, May 17. Offering great exposure to world languages a...

In statewide SkillsUSA competition, 28 Frederick County Public Schools’ Career and Technology Center (CTC) students earned first-place gold medals in 12 competitions, some...

The Frederick County Public Schools Food and Nutrition Services Department is participating in the United States Department of Agriculture Summer Food Service Program to provide...

Student finalists from every public high school in Frederick County will test their business acumen in the second year of a local competition called Startup Frederick, modeled o...

Karima Sharper, Centerville Elementary Special Education teacher, was surprised to learn that she is the Frederick County Public Schools 2017-2018 Teacher of the Year. The schoo...

Walkersville High School junior William Anderson will be a senior by the time he begins his term as the next student member to the Board of Education of Frederick County, July 1...

Phil Arnold, who teaches Computer-Aided Design—CAD—Engineering and Achitecture classes at the Frederick County Public Schools’ Career and Technology Center (CT...

The Maryland Association of Environmental and Outdoor Education recently awarded Myersville Elementary 2017 Maryland Green School status. To achieve Green School certification, ...

There is good news on two fronts about excellence in career and technology education at Frederick County Public Schools. Yesterday, the Maryland State Department of Education (M...

The Frederick County Public Schools’ Elementary Honors Chorus makes the Weinberg Center for the Arts the place to be on Wednesday, May 3, at 7 p.m.  Tickets for this ...

Do you have questions or thoughts about Frederick County Public Schools you'd like to discuss with the Superintendent? FCPS Superintendent Dr. Terry Alban invites the pub...

Frederick County Public Schools has announced that four teachers have advanced to be named finalists for the 2017-2018 FCPS Teacher of the Year Award, the county’s most pr...

The official last school day this year for students who attend Frederick County public schools is Friday, June 9. On that day, FCPS will dismiss students 2 hours early for a t...

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High School Grand Prize Winner to Compete Internationally

Credit Union to Continue Sponsoring Educational Programs

Frederick County Public Schools’ Superintendent Dr. Terry Alban has recorded an important message about school safety. It is posted online at www.fcps.org and available at...

View the press release from the Frederick County Sheriff's Office entitled, "Catoctin High School Shooting Threat Uncovered."

Monday, March 27, 2017 Dear FCPS Families and Community: I am thankful today to report that the proactive measures we take at Frederick County Public Schools to keep our s...

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