SECOND MIDDLE SCHOOL IN THE B-CC CLUSTER
On 3/8/11, the Bethesda-Chevy Chase Cluster Middle School Site Selection Task Force
issued its report on suitable sites for a second middle school in the B-CC cluster,
recommending the Rosemary Hills/Lyttonsville Local Park as their first choice for
the site of a second middle school in the cluster, with the Rock Creek Hills Local Park
(site of former Kensington Junior High School) as an alternate.
■ At their 4/28/11 meeting, the Board of Education chose
Rock Creek Hills Local Park as their preferred site for B-CC Middle School #2;
a feasibility study will be conducted in Spring 2011.
■ At the 11/2/11, Board of Education meeting, Superintendent Joshua Starr detailed all of the issues that have arisen during the BCC Middle School #2 Site Selection
process, including the Open Meetings Act violation, the challenge of the site selection
that is currently pending at the State Board of Education, and concluded his presentation
by announcing that a new site selection committee should be formed and the process should
■ On Monday, 11/7/11, WTOP radio reported that Superintendent Starr
has stated a new site selection process will be undertaken.
■ Planning Board scheduled review and discussion of public sites evaluated in the new Report of the Site Selection Advisory Committee for Bethesda-Chevy Chase Middle School
#2 for Monday, 4/9/12, at 5 p.m.
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