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 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

Counselor of the Year

Hilary Murphy Francis Scott Key Middle School Counselor Of The Year   A National Board Certified counselor, Hilary Murphy has been at Francis Scott Key since 2016. Colleagues says that she shares a variety of strategies and best practices for building relationships with students, and supports the socia

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  

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  

Accessing MyMCPS Portal

Student Service Learning Activity

Please use this form, updated August 2018, if you have completed service that has been preapproved Montgomery County Volunteer Center (MCVC) website:     Please complete the form below, update Aug