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15 W. Gude Drive, Suite 100
Rockville, MD 20850


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Meet the Members




Board Names Alum to Lead MCPS

The Montgomery County Board of Education announced Dr. Thomas Taylor will be  appointed superintendent of Montgomery County Public Schools. Dr. Taylor is an  MCPS alum. The Board will vote on Dr. Taylor’s appointment at their regularly  scheduled June 25 business meeting. 

Read more about Dr. Taylor.

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Forty-Seventh Student Member of the Board to be Installed July 1

Praneel Suvarna, Clarksburg High School Senior, will be installed as the 47th Student Member of the Board of Education (SMOB) July 1. 

Suvarna succeeds Sami Saeed, a 2024 graduate of Richard Montgomery High School. The Board will recognize Saeed’s service at the July 1 ceremony.

The SMOB installation ceremony will take place July 1, 4:00 p.m. at 15 W. Gude Drive. The ceremony is open to the public, with limited seating. It will also be livestreamed on the MCPS website and broadcast live on Comcast Channel 34, Verizon FIOS Channel 36, and RCN Channel 89.


27th Annual Distinguished Service Awards

Update - May 10, 2024.  Thank you to everyone who submitted a nomination.  The list of awardees may be found on the Board of Education's webpage regarding the Distinguished Service Awards.  The event was held on May 7, 2024.      

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Contact the Board of Education


Carver Educational Services Center
850 Hungerford Drive, Room 123 Rockville, Maryland 20850


Tel: 240-740-3030


Fax: 301-279-3860


*This email address should never be used for matters on appeal and legal notices.

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Matters Regarding Appeals and Legal Notices

Communication related to appeals may be delivered to the Board Office, emailed to, or faxed to 301-279-3860. All other legal notices and official communication must be delivered to the Board Office in writing as required by law.


Beyond the Boardroom is an MCPS TV production that gives the public an opportunity to get to know each Board member in their own words, outside of the Boardroom. These short videos provide insight into Board members’ personalities and passions.

In this episode, Mrs. Brenda Wolff reflects on how she came to know Montgomery County and how she first got involved with MCPS visit this link