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MCPS Welcomes Record Number of Students Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) welcomed more than 161,000 students into its 205 schools for the start of the 2017-2018 school year. This is more than 2,000 new students to the school system and…

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QOHS Featured on FOX 5 The Quince Orchard High School (QOHS) community come out in force on Friday, Aug. 18 to be featured on a FOX 5 Zip Trip in downtown Crown. DJ Evan Dunmyer, a QO senior, spun tunes…

Jaguars Pick Up Speed

The average high school football team would be quite content with a 7-4 record and fifth consecutive postseason appearance. But not three-time state champion Northwest. Last fall’s Class 4A West Region semifinal loss to Richard Montgomery, a team the Jaguars…

Students Raise Funds for St. Jude’s

Photo | Pam Schipper

Nora Brodie leads the first wave of riders in Chesterbrook Academy’s July 21 Bike-A-Thon for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital as Principal Kristen Reel looks on.

On a hot, sunny day in late July, students at Chesterbrook Academy Preschool in Kentlands hosted a Bike-A-Thon in support of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. All ages participated, riding bicycles, tricycles and scooters. Collectively, they raised nearly $600 through…