MCPS Science engages all students through phenomenon-based, 3-Dimensional learning and provides opportunities for students to connect their learning to real world problems. Our instructional goal is to prepare students for lifelong learning by developing skills necessary for success in college and career as outlined by the NGSS Science and Engineering Practices.
To cultivate scientifically literate citizens who are skilled, reflective and empowered to make informed decisions for themselves and the community.
To develop and deliver high-quality, equitable, inclusive, standards-aligned instruction. We do this by providing innovative curriculum and professional development; meeting the needs of our diverse school communities; and collaborating with stakeholders to ensure opportunities for all.
National Science Bowl: Frost MS
Robert Frost Middle School won their Science Bowl Regional Competition for the 2023 National Science Bowl on March 11, 2023 and went on to compete in the National Finals in Washington, DC. The Science Bowl Competition gives teams across the Nation a chance to showcase their quick thinking and scientific knowledge on a wide range of topics including physics, chemistry, biology, and more. Robert Frost Middle School has won first place in the Regional Competition for the past three years and placed in the top 16 at Nationals for the top three years.