All students and their families are invited to kick off the new school year at the MCPS 2021 Back-to-School Jam. Join us on Saturday, August 21, 2021, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Westfield Wheaton Mall.
The event will be a wonderful opportunity for families to learn about the school system and county programs and services while enjoying family-friendly activities, entertainment, a free COVID-19 vaccination clinic and more.
Key items of interest:
- Enrollment: MCPS staff will be on hand to provide families with important information about how to enroll their children in school. Who to call, what materials are needed and information about the process.
- FREE Transportation: MCPS will offer free shuttle transportation to the event from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. and from the event from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. from the following locations: Gaithersburg High School, Montgomery Blair High School, Paint Branch High School, Richard Montgomery High School and Seneca Valley High School.
- FREE COVID-19 Vaccinations: The Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services will host a free COVID-19 vaccination clinic. Register at this link or via this QR code:
- Safety: Attendees of the Back-To-School Jam must wear a mask. Masks in public indoor spaces are required by local government mandate beginning 08/07/2021. Masks and hand sanitizer will be available onsite.
Where: Westfield Wheaton Mall, 11160 Veirs Mill Road, Wheaton, MD 20902
Who: Hosted by Montgomery County Public Schools, Westfield Wheaton Mall, the MCPS Educational Foundation and many other key community partners