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Welcome to College Gardens Elementary School

IB Logo newVision: As a Primary Years Programme school, we will provide an engaging and open-minded learning community where all members collaborate respectfully to challenge and motivate one another within
a safe and nurturing environment.

Mission Statement: We develop and support a successful and inclusive environment where all students actively participate in and assume ownership of their learning. As a unified staff and community, we create a rigorous instructional program, which promotes
globally minded, creative, confident, and reflective lifelong learners.

About Us


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News and Announcements

MCPL Summer Reading Challenge!

Join Montgomery County Public Libraries’ Summer Reading Challenge! and spread kindness to animals, people, and the planet!

College Gardens ES and Clothes Bin® Fundraiser

College Gardens Elementary and Clothes Bin® have partnered to collect and recycle old clothing, shoes, and textiles! Please place your items in the green recycling bin near our parking lot. Every pound of recycled items supports College Gardens!

Field Day - June 12th!!

Make sure you are part of the fun by volunteering for Field Day. Click on the link for more Field Day information.

Kindergarten Registration

Use the link to access the MCPS website and all the information you need to register.

NEW Free and Reduced Meal Sign Up Now Available

Masks On or Off, It's Just Me PSA Featuring CGES Students

Sign Up for the PTA News Flash!

Stay informed about CGES news and events with the PTA News Flash! The PTA News Flash is a key weekly communication update for members of the CGES community to stay informed about what's happening at CGES. Sign up at

Volunteering at College Gardens - MCPS Mandatory Training

We hope you will be able to volunteer sometime this year whether it is helping in the classroom, participating in a classroom party or chaperoning a field trip. If you do, MCPS has new guidelines regarding volunteering including a MANDATORY ONLINE TRAINING. This training must be completed before you may volunteer in any way at the school. You may do the training online at home or at CGES in the Main Office. Click on the link above for more information.