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

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  

Jack and the Beanstalk Play

The Francis Scott Key Advanced Theatre Ensemble proudly invites you to be our guest on Friday, May 3, 2019, from 3:20 - 5:00 p.m., to watch our free Spring Performance of Jack and the Beanstalk.   Activity buses will be provided for students after the show!

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

Key Fundraiser

Make dinner a selfless act by joining us for a fundraiser to support Key MS.  Drop by Chipotle at 12060 Cherry Hill Road in Silver Spring on Monday, April 29, 2019, between 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.   Bring attach flyer  Chipotle Flyer 2019

Donating to Comfort Cases

Let’s show our Key Community Spirit by donating to Comfort Cases.  Comfort Cases is a local organization that provides a proper bag, filled with comfort and essential items to young people in foster care on their journey to find their forever home.  We will collect items until April 15, 2019. The collection box is l

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