MVMPCS Updates – 3/1/21

In MVM eNews,


Early Dismissal Changes - Please note: Early Dismissal days for the remainder of the school year are as follows: Wednesday, March 3 and Wednesday, May 19.

March Virtual Parent Engagement - All are invited to join a Montessori Q&A Session with Montessori Specialist Amanda Bodden on Wednesday, March 17 from 10-11am. Submit your questions here. The link will be sent via eNews.

March Materials Distribution - Our next Materials Distribution will be Wednesday, March 17 from 1-4pm. Materials will be left under the awning for contactless pick up. Please remember to wear masks and practice social distancing with other families. You may drop off any books or other materials that need to be returned to school in the bins provided by the Hospitality Committee.


Virtual Variety ShowWe are excited to announce the 2021 MVMPCS Virtual Variety Show! It's time to think about what talent you'd like to share, and get ready to let your light shine! More details can be found on the Intent/ Permission Form here. Forms are due by Wednesday, March 10. 

Volunteer Committee - Are you looking to earn some hours? Please click here to read about our many current volunteer needs. Have you helped out or attended a meeting this year? Please remember to log your hours!

2020-21 Annual Fund - Together, we have raised over $14,000 and counting! Make your contribution here. #WEAREMVM

Yearbook - We want to see your snow day photos! Please email .jpg files to

MMCI BOT Updates

MMCI Lottery - The MMCI Lottery is open for the 2021-22 school year at MVMPCS, now through March 12, 2021. The lottery is open to Frederick County residents from age 3 through rising 8th graders. Those interested can apply online here.

MMCI Re-Registration - Parents and guardians: it's time to re-register all currently enrolled students in the MMCI Lottery System. Please check your email for instructions. Contact with any questions.

Our next regular Virtual MMCI Board of Trustees Meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 24 at 7pm. Past minutes can be found here. A link to join the virtual meeting will be sent out via ENEWS.

GC Business

Our next Virtual Governing Council Meeting will be held on Thursday, April 8 at 6:30pm. The link to join the virtual meeting will be sent out via ENEWS.


FREE Meals – FCPS is currently providing FREE to-go breakfast, lunch, and supper meals for all children 18 and younger at sites throughout the county. Please click here for details.

Blessings In A Backpack – Please note: distribution locations have changed. Blessings in a Backpack bags will be available for any child 18 or younger on Fridays from 11 am to 1 pm, now at the following Blessings Partner schools only: Brunswick ES, Centerville ES, Lincoln ES, Monocacy ES, Spring Ridge ES, Sugarloaf ES, Twin Ridge ES, Waverley ES, Whittier ES. MVMPCS families are welcome at any of these locations.

Frederick County GIS Food Distribution Public WebApp - Frederick organizations combined forces and created this valuable resource to help community members easily find food distribution sites.