Candlewood Elementary School MCPS

Vision Statement

We at Candlewood Elementary School recognize the individual needs of our student body. We see our school as a learning environment conducive to developing the fullest potential of each of our students in a safe learning environment which promotes positive social interactions.

News and Announcements

Technology Support

MCPS Community Tech Support Help is available for the technical needs of any student or parent during remote learning. To contact technical support, please call 240-740-7022.

Registration for New Students

Click the link above to access an online registration form and more information for new Montgomery County Public School students.

Continuation of Learning

The Distance Learning schedule for Grades K-5 will start this Monday, April 6th. Please remember that there will be no instruction beginning Thursday, April 9th through Monday, April 13th for Spring Break. Instruction will resume on Tuesday, April 14th. Click the link above for more information.

Register for Saturday School

Saturday School offers students the academic instruction and tutoring the need to do better in school – from kindergarten through high school, and beyond.  Click the link above for more information.

Welcome Military Families!

Candlewood is invested in supporting our military families. For assistance with your transition, connecting with other military families and military resources in our area contact the PTA Military Liaison at

Access and Install Microsoft 365

All students and school system staff can get the latest version of the Microsoft Office software suite, Office 365 ProPlus, for free, thanks to a partnership between the Maryland Department of Education and Microsoft.  Click the link for more information.

Register for myMCPS Portal

Register for the myMCPS Portal, a 21st century digital learning environment to get access to student grades, report cards, assignments, absences and more.  For more information, click the link above.