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The superintendent of Maryland public schools has denied the Montgomery County school system's request for a waiver from the requirement to make up snow days.
The very first Monday after Montgomery County Public Schools filed for a waiver with the Maryland State Board of Education to cover some of the nine snow days it has already experienced, the school system was hit with a St. Patrick's Day snow storm that closed the schools yet again.
Tell kids there's a test coming up and they have one question: "Will this test count?"
Montgomery County schools superintendent wants to reimburse Rock Terrace students for money that was taken from some students' individual funds and banking accounts in an effort to help rebuild parents' faith in the school system.
Montgomery's County schools superintendent, Joshua Starr, says students sent him racist, crass tweets -- some that threatened his family -- in an attempt to convince him to close schools during bad weather last week.
Teachers across the region are sweating some big changes coming their way and that's no different in Montgomery County.
Superintendent Dr. Joshua Starr said the school system is aware of the issues and will form a group to tackle the problem.
Montgomery County Executive Isiah "Ike" Leggett held the first of five public forums on Thursday to discuss the budget proposal he'll introduce in March.
Teenagers at one area school cringe and brace themselves when uttering their high school's name.
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