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Frederick County Public Schools’ Advanced Academics Specialist Christine Borman-Bozick and the Monocacy Middle Criminal Justice Club will join Frederick City Police Office...

FCPS has posted a draft 2018-2019 academic calendar online for public review and comment. FCPS encourages the community to review calendar information at www.fcps.org/calendar a...

Communities nationwide are celebrating American Education Week, November 13-17, 2017.  Frederick County is no exception.  Next week, FCPS will join school systems a...

Students in Frederick County public schools benefit each year from the community’s generous financial donations through the Community Foundation of Frederick County. Grant...

The Board of Education of Frederick County unanimously approved a data-security policy last July to establish a data-governance framework for the school system’s technolog...

Frederick County Public Schools (FCPS) continues to achieve impressive results on Advanced Placement (AP) scores. According to the College Board’s AP 2017 report, FCPS hig...

Frederick County Public Schools (FCPS) recently signed a partnership agreement with College Readiness Mission–The Gulati Program (CRM).  The program is designed to he...

In honor of Apprenticeship Month, Frederick County Public Schools (FCPS) will host a recognition ceremony for Frederick County business partners who have made the Maryland ...

Frederick County Public Schools (FCPS) invites parents of elementary and middle school students to parent-teacher conferences in November. Friday, November 17, elementary sch...

Frederick County Public Schools’ student scores outpace Maryland and the nation on 2017 SAT and ACT exams. Results on the SAT for the class of 2017 set a new baseline in b...

Frederick County Public Schools’ Career and Technology Center (CTC) students in Phil Arnold’s Computer-Aided Design (CAD)-Architecture program were invited to pr...

High school sophomores and juniors who attend Frederick County Public Schools may apply to serve as the 2018-19 Student Member of the Board of Education.  The nomination de...

Nymeo, one of Frederick County Public Schools’ business partners, presented a check to Superintendent Terry Alban to cover school supplies for students whose families cann...

Frederick County Public Schools (FCPS) shared the news earlier this week that our Career and Technology Center (CTC) students’ Lemelson-MIT InvenTeam is one of 15 selected...

Frederick County Public Schools (FCPS) is home to the Maryland Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (MAHPERD) 2017 Maryland PE Teacher of the Year: Jo...

Frederick County Public Schools (FCPS) has just learned that our Career and Technology Center (CTC) Lemelson-MIT InvenTeam won one of 15 grants offered to high school teams nati...

Frederick County Public Schools (FCPS) invites parents of eighth grade students to this year’s Life after Middle School: Planning for the Future event, Wednesday, Nov...

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 (FCPS) is seeking a new site for the Rock Creek School, which provides special education programs for students with complex medical conditions an...

Frederick County Public Schools (FCPS) hosted a second groundbreaking ceremony yesterday at Butterfly Ridge Elementary, under construction and slated to open in August 2018. Ear...

Frederick County Public Schools (FCPS) hosted a groundbreaking ceremony yesterday at Sugarloaf Elementary, under construction and slated to open in August 2018. Initially stu...

Frederick County Public Schools (FCPS) recently signed a partnership agreement with the Spanish Speaking Community of Maryland (SSCM).  SSCM will sponsor events and worksho...

Frederick County Public Schools (FCPS) reports preliminary September 30 enrollment of 42,204, which reflects a net increase of 826 students over last year. Enrollment is 32...

For her outstanding contributions to science education for the State of Maryland, Frederick County Public Schools’ science teacher April Clark was named the 2017 Maryland ...

The Frederick County Public Schools’ 2017 Marching Band Festival features all 10 high schools and the Shepherd University Marching Band on Monday, October 16 at 6 p.m. Hos...