MCPS To Hold Informational Meetings on Woodward High Reopening

Superintendent forming study group on best use of additional school space


Published:

Tilden Middle School on Old Georgetown Road in the former Woodward High School building

Via MCPS

School officials are planning a series of information-sharing meetings on the reopening of Woodward High School in Rockville.  

Superintendent Jack Smith has called for a study group to discuss using the high school to alleviate overcrowding at Walter Johnson High School in Bethesda and other area high schools. The group will also look at addressing capacity issues by moving alternative and vocational programs to nontraditional spaces, like commercial buildings, according to a Montgomery County Public Schools explanation.

Parents can learn more about the study group, which will meet over the spring, at meetings scheduled for Feb. 23 and March 2 at Tilden Middle School in Rockville. The sessions will run from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the school cafeteria.

The study group will be comprised of cluster coordinators, high school representatives, students, MCPS central office staff and advocates.

The group will offer guidance as the superintendent crafts recommendations for the Board of Education. 

Back to Bethesda Beat

Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Archive »Related Articles

Universities at Shady Grove’s Biomedical Sciences Center Building Project on Track for 2019

County executive, university representatives begin pushing state to support new programs

Sold in Bethesda, Chevy Chase and Potomac: Oct. 16-22

Notable homes sold in the last week

Teen Died After SUV Struck Him in Derwood

Hyundai hit 19-year-old on Shady Grove Road early Saturday morning

Dana Beyer Confirms Run Against Del. Waldstreicher For District 18 Senate Opening

Race marks her second try for seat, after challenge to Sen. Madaleno four years ago
Edit ModuleShow Tags Edit Module
Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Sponsored Content

Join Us on November 15 To See how the Democratic Candidates for Montgomery County Executive will Lead Us Into the Future

This free event will be hosted by The Greater Bethesda Chamber of Commerce and Bethesda Beat. Get your free tickets here.
Edit ModuleShow Tags

More »

Renovated Colonial

Bethesda, $1,995,000

Exquisite Condo

Chevy Chase, $2,650,000

Lovely Corner Lot

Bethesda, $1,200,000

Stunning Renovation

Bethesda, $1,664,000

Beautiful Finishes and a Pool

Bethesda, $1,459,000
Edit Module

Profiles

Your Guides to Leading
Local Professionals

Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags Edit Module

Edit Module