Montgomery County’s school board is continuing with its plan to eventually reopen schools, and will take a final vote on its reopening plans Dec. 3. The Montgomery County Board of Education will meet again on Aug. 6 to make further recommendations for a projected date to bring students back to school buildings, Smith said on Thursday in a live virtual conversation about the recovery plan. Credit: Montgomery County Public Schools RELATED: Return to class: Fairfax County lays out plan for students to safely return to school this fall For the 2019-2020 School … Montgomery County Public Schools In an Aug. 4 update , MCPS said its plan includes a full day of instruction, more support for staff, students and … Maryland Local School System Reopening Plans Fall 2020 (As of August 24, 2020) 2020-2021 Public Schools Openings & Closings Dates Montgomery County will begin to reopen Monday at 6 a.m. following phase one guidance for the state of Maryland. A multi-agency group reviews these plans for consistency with Maryland Department of Health and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidance. The plan tentatively agreed to by the Montgomery County Board of Education is a step toward returning children to bricks-and-mortar schools, at least part time, amid the pandemic. The MCPS Fall 2020: Reimagine, Reopen, Recover Guide provides an overview of a few of the recovery models we are considering at this time, in light of the information and guidance MCPS has received from the Maryland State Department of Education and from county health partners. Montgomery County Crisis Center: 240-777-4000 Youth Crisis Hotline of Montgomery County: 301-738-9697 Important Contacts; Keep handy the contact information for: Your child’s teachers Your child’s principal and school Technical support If you have challenges at home, share them with your child’s teacher and/or the school principal. ©1995–2021 Montgomery County Public Schools, 850 Hungerford Drive, Rockville, Maryland 20850 Resources for Schools and School Systems Intending to Re-open School Year 2020-2021 All schools and local school systems that intend to reopen this school year for in-person classes and instruction should develop and implement a plan for reopening that addresses mitigating and controlling COVID-19 and should develop operational policies and procedures to protect the health and safety of students, parents and guardians, and staff. Prince George’s County. Montgomery County encourages schools to submit their reopening plan for review. This is just a draft guide and MCPS will continue to amend, adjust and improve upon these recommendations as …