Two Upcoming MCPS Budget Forums

MCPS is hosting a series of forums to learn more about the process for the 2024-2025 operating budget. Join us for discussions with MCPS leadership and an opportunity to ask questions and engage in breakout sessions. Please let us know whether you will attend and whether you will need Spanish or American Sign Language interpretation.Events will be held:

  • Tuesday, Nov. 14, 6:30-8, virtual. RSVP. Board of Education member Julie Yang will join MCPS leadership for this forum. This event will be live online via Zoom webinar(share your email and join).
  • Wednesday, Nov. 29, 7 p.m., virtual Pregúntale a MCPS on the budget via Facebook Live. Special guests will be Ivon Alfonso-Windsor, director in the Division of Management and Budget Office, and Elba Garcia, senior community advisor.

RSVP. There was also a forum on Wednesday, Nov. 8 at Gaithersburg High School that was open to students only.

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