About Us

Who we are

The Foundation supports the strategic initiatives of Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS), giving priority to mitigating opportunity gaps that impact MCPS students. 

We Provide Opportunities for MCPS Students

Montgomery County Public Schools serves more than 160,000 students in over 200 school facilities, placing it among the largest school systems in the nation. Contributed funds are directed toward initiaves that support continued educational excellence, while helping MCPS students to maximize their knowledge and skills.  See our:

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We are Helping Students

We create pathways to promising futures, by giving MCPS students equitable access to tools proven to yield student success.

Our Mission

The Montgomery County Public Schools Educational Foundation supports the special needs and aptitudes of students enrolled in Montgomery County Public Schools(MCPS), supports MCPS strategic initiatives, and supports community engagement that bolsters successful student outcomes.

Our Vision

Our vision is that every student will have an equitable opportunity to succeed.

Our History

Founded in 1988, the Foundation celebrates its 30th Anniversary this year.

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