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

News and Announcements

2019 Key MS Summer Scholars

Francis Scott Key is proud to offer our 2019 Summer Scholars Program. The dates are July 8 - July 26, 2019. It is a 3 week program from 7:45 to 12:00 pm and students will be provided transportation, breakfast and lunch each day. We are offering Math & Literacy as well as some exciting STEM courses. Students will h

Sweet Frog Fundraiser

Help support the PBIS program and enjoy a delicious treat at Sweet Frog in the White Oak Shopping Center at 11211-A New Hampshire Avenue, Silver Spring, MD.   Bring the attached flyer any time on Tuesday, May 14 or Wednesday, May 15, enjoying some frozen yogurt and supporting the school.   Check out this fundraising e

Gr. 8 End-Of-Year Activities

Parents/Guardians,  Are you wondering what the Grade 8 Team is preparing for your student for the end of the school year.  Click on link below for Parent Letter, End Of Year Calendar, and End Of Year Activities.   2019 Parent Letter   EOY Calendar   EOY Activities  

Gr. 7 Washington DC Field Trip

Grade 7 field trip to 5 different Washington DC museums will take place on Friday, May 3, 2019.  This will be a part of a cross-curricular lesson between the social students and English classes during the third quarter.  See attach permission form for more details. Washington DC field trip May 2019

2018-2019 Yearbooks

The 2018-2019 Francis Scott Key Middle School Yearbook is on sale for $25.00.  After January 1, 2019, the price goes up to $30.00 To purchase a yearbook, parents/students/staff must go to If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Griffin, Yearbook Advisor, at 301-42

2019-2020 Registration Information

Click on link below for registration procedures for the 2019-2020 school year. Key Course Guide 2019 - 2020 Parent Night Presentation

2019-2020 Middle School Course Bulletin

The 2019-2020 Middle School Course Bulletin is below.  Please click on link  

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