We are in this together, and we are stronger together!

The emergency school closure issued by Governor Hogan extends for the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year. Coming together as a community to support one another makes us stronger. Let’s each commit ourselves to being flexible and patient with one another. 

Visit our Distance Learning Page

Visit the 8th Grade Team Page for End of Year Information

Continuity of Learning Schedule

On June 4 and 5, teachers will be preparing their classrooms for summer clearning. As a result, some teachers may not hold live check-ins and will provide learning opportunities in other ways.  Thank you for your understanding.

Continuity of Learning Schedule click to access PDF bilingual version





Principal's Messages to the Community

To access Ms. Slatcoff's most recent messages please use the following links. Messages are English followed by Spanish.

June 1, 2020 Community Message

May 27, 2020 Community Message

May 25, 2020 Community Message

May 18, 2020 Community Message

Update on Student Service Learning


All SSL forms for service should be emailed to Cynthia_M_Griffin@mcpsmd.org by the systemwide due date of June 5, 2020. SSL documentation for continued service through the summer of 2020 will be accepted in September 2020. SSL form:  https://bit.ly/SSLReflection

Virtual SSL Guidelines until school returns to normal status: https://www.montgomeryschoolsmd.org/departments/ssl/virtual.aspx

Ask Administration

Students, we want to hear from you!  

We know students have a lot of questions right now and we want to hear those questions. Please fill out this Ask Administration form to pose your question and then tune into our morning announcements to hear the response. Parents, don’t worry, we are working on something for you!

Buy a Yearbook.

Yearbooks are on sale for $35.00 at yearbookforever.com. If you have 

Stay Informed We encourage you to visit the MCPS Coronavirus webpage frequently and sign up to receive important alerts through the Alert Montgomery system.
Attendance Matters Please welcome our new Attendance Secretary Ms. A. Lorena Munoz.  She can be reached at 301-460-2150 or email her at Ada_L_Munoz@mcpsmd.org
Communications Survey Community preference survey in receiving MCPS communications, please connect to this link.  Communication Link Survey
Elective Offerings for Year 2020-21

Please see next year's Elective Offerings for School Year 2020-21 using this link. 

Elective Offerings

Show Up, Be Present Attendance Flyer! Flyer English version Flyer Spanish version
 MCPS Calendar  MCPS calendar (English) and (Spanish)  Please see MCPS website for the up-to-date calendar during school closing.  
 Bus Schedules  Bus schedules ARRIVAL and DEPARTURE

 Bell Schedule

The bell schedule is posted for your convenience when scheduling appointments and other events during the school day. 

 George B. Thomas Learning Academy

The George B. Thomas, Sr. Learning Academy works in partnership with Montgomery County Public Schools to address the academic needs of students by providing them with support on Saturdays. This program provides academic tutoring and instruction with certified teachers in a nurturing and supportive environment. For more information click here.


Parent Academy workshops give parents tips and tools to help their children succeed in school. Information on the spring schedule of workshops located here. These workshops are free!

 Student Service Learning (SSL)

Use this link for more information about the student service learning (SSL) program.

 BOXTOPS for Education

Earn Cash for Wood MS by participating in BOXTOPS for education. Thanks for your support.

 Teen Alcohol & Other Drug Abuse 

 Fast Facts for Parents: Teen Alcohol & Other Drug Abuse