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Board of Education and Frederick County Teachers Association (FCTA) leaders signed a contract at yesterday evening’s Board meeting that takes effect July 1, 2017. The cont...

Leaving no cost-savings unmined, Frederick County Public Schools’ warehouse staff continues to use GovDeals, an online auctioning service to auction surplus and obsolete e...

Frederick County Public Schools’ seniors placed second worldwide in Destination Imagination global competition in Knoxville, Tennessee last month. Recent graduates from Li...

Frederick County Public Schools’ Superintendent Dr. Terry Alban is again hosting a summer book club this year for the public—including students—and employees. ...

Frederick County Public Schools Human Resources Executive Director Paula Lawton is proud to announce that the first-ever FCPS Substitute Teacher of the Year award goes to Patric...

Frederick County Public Schools announces principal and assistant principal appointments for the 2017-2018 school year. The changes take effect July 1. The following individu...

As we approach the end of the school year, Frederick County Public Schools’ Superintendent Dr. Theresa Alban decided to add a way to engage with FCPS families, students an...

Frederick County Public Schools’ Purchasing Department staff recently earned special recognition at the regional Association of School Business Officials (ASBO MD&DC) ...

Frederick County Public Schools Supervisor of Counseling and Student Support Janet Shipman is proud to announce that the Frederick County Association for Counseling and Developm...

The Frederick County Public Schools’ Department of Special Education and Psychological Services hosted a celebration on May 15, honoring employees and others with outstand...

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...