MCPS Closed for Yom Kippur Wednesday
Schools resume classes on Thursday, Sept. 27.
Public schools in Montgomery County will close Wednesday, Sept. 26, in observance of Yom Kippur, a Jewish holy day.
Yom Kippur marks the end of the annual High Holy Day period (Sept. 16 to Sept. 26 in 2012), which begins with Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year. On Sept. 25, observation will begin at sunset.
Classes will resume on Thursday, Sept. 27.
For all MCPS holiday closures, head to the schools' calendar.