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MCPS Adopts New Calendar for 2020-2021

The Montgomery County Board of Education met on Tuesday in Rockville.

For the first time in four years, Montgomery County students will return to classes before Labor Day next year.

The county school board on Tuesday afternoon finalized the academic calendar for the 2020-21 school year, which shows classes will begin on Aug. 31 and end June 16.

Schools will be open on Inauguration Day and closed for a professional day that coincides with the Muslim holiday of Eid. 

Read more about the new calendar at BethesdaMagazine.com.

Volunteers Needed for Hearing and Vision Screening

We need volunteers to assist technicians with the students’ hearing and vision screenings on December 3rd, 4th and 5th. The time slots are in 30 minute increments from 9:30 AM to 2:00 PM, and we need 2 volunteers for each time slots. 

Are you available? Please use the button below to sign up!

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Last chance to advertise in our 2019-20 family directory!

School directory advertising is the ideal way to connect with local families year-round.

Our directory is not only an important resource but also a vital fundraiser for our PTA! With that in mind, we are thrilled to be working with AtoZ Connect again to help us produce the best possible directory for our community — both our traditional hard copy and our mobile directory app.

Think about it… promoting your business, firm, practice and community partnership in our directory is an ideal way to connect directly with other school families all the while supporting our school. Win-Win!

There are a few premium spots left and we’d love for these to go to our families! Half-price specials on premium pages are also still available. Don’t miss out!

Please contact Pegah Bozorgnia at 301-471-8487 or PegahB@CaliberHomeLoans.com now to put a hold on your spot. The directory will be going to the printer very soon, so don’t delay. Contact Pegah by November 20th.

AtoZ Connect

Our school uses a web-based system that enables parents to verify and edit their own directory listings.

To ensure we have the most up-to-date information for your family, please follow the instructions below to log in and verify your data using the Verification Wizard. This will only take 5 minutes of your time.

Click on the Auto Login Link below to log in and create/enter your own unique password for our school. Even if you have a login for a different school, you must verify your data for our school independently.

Auto Login Link

Your Username: Your Email

While verifying your data, be sure to indicate if you’re interested in advertising in our directory. It is a great way to support our school and promote your business!

You can access the directory at login.atozconnect.com or with the AtoZ Connect app on your Apple or Android device.

Download A to Z Connect app for Apple devices   Download A to Z Connect app for Android

If you have any technical issues with the software, email support@atozconnect.com and they will be sure to respond.

If you have any school-specific directory questions, feel free to email Pegah Bozorgnia on the Directory committee.

Scholastic Book Fair

The Scholastic Book Fair will be here from November 14-22! We’ll have an amazing selection of books, a late night raffle, and more! Book fair flyers will be going home with students in the next week, but in the meantime, we need parent volunteers to set up the book fair, help out at our events, help kids purchase books, and pack up the fair!  Click on the following link to sign up: https://signup.com/go/BduuBiK

11th Annual International Night

A special thank you to everyone who came to Diamond’s 11th Annual International Night!

First Day of School!

Have photos to share? Email them to us, and we’ll post them here!

Diamond Spirit Store

Our New Spirit Wear Store is Open for Business!

We have a brand new online store with all-new designs to kick off the new school year!

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The Kids are Back to School!

Big thanks to everyone who joined us at the Back to School Social!