New Student Orientation

All students who are new to John Poole MS are welcome to attend the new student orientation on Thursday, August 25, 2022.  The orientation will take place from 7:55-11:40 a.m. and bus transportation will be provided to all bus riding students.  During orientation students will have the opportunity to walk through their schedules, tour the school, and meet their teachers. 

Questions regarding bus transportation should be directed to 240-740-4720. 

If you have any other questions about this orientation, please contact the school at 240-740-4200. 

Fall Athletics (7th and 8th grade: Boys Softball, Girls Softball and Co-ed Cross Country) 

Registration starts on Monday, August 15, 2022, at 12:00 p.m. through Friday, September 9, 2022, at 12:00 a.m. Click here for the athletics web page.

Summer Math & Reading

Summer Reading Information click here

Summer Math Information click here

myMCPS Overview Information

Click here to access information and resources related to myMCPS.

Good Samaritan Law Facts

Click here to read facts about teh Good Samaritan Law.



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