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Washington County Public Schools is located in Western Maryland, as part of the tri-state area that includes nearby Pennsylvania and West Virginia. More than 24,400 students attend 46 school facilities, administered by about 3,700 employees, making WCPS the largest employer in Washington County.

WCPS at a Glance



  • Education Support Staff: 1,462
  • Teachers: 1,979
  • Administration: 264

Source: WCPS Human Resources Department (October 18, 2023)