Division News

  • ESSER III Spending Plan

    Frederick County Public Schools is seeking public input on the Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief III (ESSERIII) Spending Plan. The deadline to provide input is August 31.

  • Spielman Earns National Honor

    Frederick County Public Schools Work-Based Learning Coordinator Missy Spielman has been named the 2021 Seamless Work-Based Learning Professional of the Year.

  • FCPS Graduates Receive Nearly $6 Million in Scholarships

    The members of the Class of 2021 will do great things in the future. Combined, this year's James Wood, Millbrook and Sherando high school graduates earned more than $5.7 million in scholarships.

  • ASBO Awards Pinnacle of Excellence Award to Patty Camery

    The Association of School Business Officials International has named Frederick County Public Schools Executive Director of Finance Patty Camery the recipient of the organization’s 2021 Pinnacle of Excellence Award.

  • Board Room Named for Former Superintendent

    The School Board has named the Board Meeting Room at the Frederick County Public Schools Administration Building the Dr. Melton F. Wright Board Meeting Room in honor of the division's former Superintendent of Schools.

  • New Assistant Superintendent Named

    Vernon J. Bock has been named Frederick County Public Schools’ new Assistant Superintendent for Administration. Bock, who is a James Wood High School graduate, will succeed Dr. Albert Orndorff who is retiring July 1.

  • Superintendent’s Contract Extended

    During its meeting on June 15, the Frederick County School Board extended the contract of Superintendent of Schools Dr. David Sovine through June 30, 2025. Dr. Sovine became the Superintendent of Frederick County Public Schools on July 1, 2011.

  • FCPS Plans to Provide In-Person Learning Five Days a Week in 2021-22

    Schools Superintendent David Sovine has announced the school division is planning to provide in-person learning five days a week for the 2021-22 school year with consideration being given to an all distance learning option being made available on a limited basis.