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The Downcounty Consortium (DCC) is a group of five high schools that middle schoolers in a select part of Montgomery County, Maryland choose from. These high schools are Albert Einstein High School, John F. Kennedy High School, Montgomery Blair High School, Wheaton High School, and Northwood High School. Introduced in 2004, each DCC high school offers different academy programs catered to the interests of a student. These academies are open to all students in the DCC area. After picking one academy and taking four of that particular academy's classes, students are eligible for a special certificate. Students also participate in internships as they are referred through the program. The schools that feed into the Downcounty Consortium are Argyle Middle School, Eastern Middle School, Col. E. Brook Lee Middle School, A. Mario Loiederman Middle School, Newport Mill Middle School, Parkland Middle School, Sligo Middle School, Silver Spring International Middle School, and Takoma Park Middle School. Montgomery County is a suburban county located in the state of Maryland north of Washington, D.C.. The county, sometimes referred to informally as MoCo, is the most populous and affluent jurisidiction in Maryland. ... Official language(s) None Capital Annapolis Largest city Baltimore Area  Ranked 42nd  - Total 12,417 sq. ... Albert Einstein High School is a four-year high school located at 11135 Newport Mill Road, Kensington, Maryland. ... John F. Kennedy High School is located on Randolph Road in Silver Spring in Montgomery County, Maryland. ... Montgomery Blair High School (most often simply known as Blair) is a public high school located in Silver Spring, Maryland, a suburb of Washington, DC. The school was named after Montgomery Blair, a lawyer who represented Dred Scott in his United States Supreme Court case, and served as Postmaster General... 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

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