Welcome to Neelsville Middle School an IB World School

Back to School

Dear Neelsville Middle School Families:

I hope this email finds you doing well and in good health and spirit while you are enjoying the final weeks of summer. 

Please click this link  for Back-to-School important information for the 2022-2023 school year.

Continue to have a safe and relaxing summer break.  We look forward to seeing everyone on the first day of school, Monday, August 29, 2022!


Barbara Escobar

Proud Neelsville Middle School Principal

Bus Transportation Information

Transportation Letter to Parents (English)

Transportation Letter to Parents (Spanish)

Arrival Routes

Departure Routes

Nighthawks Community Calendar

Choose this link to view the calendar of school events for the 2022/2023 school year.

Community Calendar Link

6th Grade Summer Orientation

If you missed the Summer Orientation experience on August 5th and August 9th,see the links below for the information that was shared by the Neelsville staff.

Parent Orientation Information

Student Orientation Information

FARMS Applications 

The family application process for Free and Reduced Meals has opened for the 2022/2023 school year.  More information is available at this link along with access to the online application:  Free and Reduced Price Meals Information/Application.

Apply online NOW at MySchoolApps.com (translations available). Click here for an English video tutorial. Click here for a Spanish video tutorial.


PTSA annual membership driving is happening now!  

Membership Information Link

Membership Form (Paper)

PTSA Announces New Board Member for the 2022/2023 School Year

  • Louella Matarazzo, President
  • Mike Owens, Vice President
  • Sarah Belonia, Secretary
  • Chantal Falade, Treasurer

Neelsville PTSA Facebook Group - follow at this link for the latest updates.

Grade 6 Parent Outdoor Ed Open House

6th grade parents -- you have the opportunity to learn about Outdoor Education, an important part of the 6th grade year, by attending the Outdoor Education Open House at the Lathrop E. Smith Enviromental Education Center on Wednesday, August 31 from 5:30pm to 8:00pm.  Click here for more details.

Registration for Middle School Fall Athletics

Fall 2022 interscholastic athletics online registration will be submitted through the ParentVue Portal, opening on August 15, 2022.

How to Register (English)

How to Register (Spanish)

Student Service Learning (SSL)

Student Service Learning Graduation Requirement

 Summer is a wonderful time for students to engage in SSL opportunities and earn SSL hours towards meeting the 75-hour state graduation requirement! 

Middle school and high school students should continue earning SSL hours towards their SSL graduation requirement by engaging in SSL opportunities over the summer, including traditional in-person opportunities and select virtual/remote opportunities that follow the guidelines posted on the MCPS SSL webpage (www.mcps-ssl.org). Current fifth-grade students may begin participating in SSL opportunities starting June 18, 2022

Link to Student Service Learning Opportunities

Capital Improvement Project Neelsville Middle School New Facility - September 2024

Building Plans PTSA Presentation - Tuesday, November 9, 2021

New! Neelsville Middle School

IB Middle Years Programme

IB programmes challenge students to excel in their studies, and encourage both personal and academic achievement.  Read More

Upcounty Drive Thru Food Distribution

Equity Center Dry Food Pantry Distribution

Equity Center Diaper Distribution