Francis Scott Key MS

An International Baccalaureate
World School


Middle Years Programme (MYP)

Middle Years Programmer (MYP)The Middle Years Programme is one of three programmes offered by the International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO).

MYP is a flexible instructional framework that encourages students to become critical thinkers, life-long learners, and responsible global citizens. We offer the IB Middle Years Programme to all students in Grades 6-8.

About MYP /  MYP Handbook 

Important Announcements



This school year, myMCPS Parent Portal will replace Edline as the primary home-to-school communication vehicle for schools to share information regarding grades, attendance, scheduling, and more. The myMCPS Parent Portal will be for teachers, parents, and students in grades 6 through 12!  Click the link below to lean how to access and navigate through the new MYMCPS Parent Portal





News and Announcements

Help The Homeless

Francis Scott Key Middle School's NJHS, SGA, and Ladies of Distinction are holding a gently used clothing drive to help the homeless.  Click here to see flyer.

PTSA Meeting

Francis Scott Key Middle School's PTSA will hold their next meeting on Tuesday, January 9, 2018, at 7:00 p.m., in the media center.  

Flu Vaccine Clinics

2017 School-Based Flu Vaccine Clinics Set for Nov. 9 The Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services will conduct free injectable flu vaccine clinics Nov. 9 from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. for children 18 and under. The clinics will be held at John F. Kennedy, Northwest, and Rockville high schools. The


Pre order your 2017-2018 Francis Scott Key MS Yearbook for $25.00.  After January 1, 2018, the price goes up to $30.00.  If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Griffin, Yearbook Sponsor. Click  here for order form.  

Excel Beyond the Bell Program (EBB)

Welcome to Excel Beyond the Bell! Our Excel Beyond the Bell Collaborative is a public-private partnership created by the Collaboration Council to inspire our youth to realize their full potential by offering safe, quality and accessible out-of-school time programs. Together with the Montgomery County Recreation

Maryland Immunization Requirements

The Maryland mandatory immunization requirements will change next year when your student enters Grade Seven.  See flyer for more information.

2017 Summer Packets

Francis Scott Key Middle School  expects all students to read during the summer because we are committed to the continued academic success of our students.   Click on link for Summer Reading Packet     2017 Summer Reading Packet

School Year Information

Below are several items of interest for the beginning of the 2017 - 2018 school year: School Supply List 2017   Social Gathering Flyer 2017