Francis Scott Key MS

An International Baccalaureate
World School

All Staff 2019

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

News and Announcements


On Monday, October 14, 2019, MCPS schools have designated this day as an open house time period for parents/guardians to visit the school and classrooms.  The open house will be between the hours of 8:30 - 10:30 a.m. which will run through parts of 1 st , 2 nd , and 3 rd  period and 1:30 - 2:30 p.

Early Dismissal Protocol

To help ensure the safety of our students and not disrupt classroom instruction, we ask that you please follow our early dismissal protocol.  If you know that your student will be learning early, please give your student a signed note with the time they need to be dismissed and ask them to bring the note to the Main O

High School Program Options

    The MCPS Office of Curriculum and Instructional Programs (OCIP) has developed a long-range strategic plan for high school programming. This plan was presented to the Board of Education on May 30, 2019. The plan will be implemented in phases over the next six years, beginning with marketing in summer and f

2019 Summer Reading Packets

At Francis Scott Key Middle School we encourage all students to read during the summer because we are committed to the continued academic success of every student.  Students can choose books they are excited to read! They can read books  at home, books  from the local library, or books that have been previously purcha

2019 Accessing MyMCPS Portal

Back to School Information

In an effort to be more environmentally responsible, we will not be printing and mailing the 2019- 2020 Back-to-School Information (summer mailing).  Please click on the links below to read all school-related information for the 2019-2020 year.  Some items are general school information to review.  Others should be

2019 - 2020 Family Life Information

Students participate in a nine-week health education program which includes curriculum on mental health; tobacco, alcohol, and drug use; personal and consumer health; disease prevention and control; family life and first aid.   Click on each grade level for Family Life letter.   Grade 6 Family Life Letter

2019-2020 School Spirit Gear

Get your 2019-2020 Francis Scott Key MS gear.  Click on link below for more information.