Activities and Athletics

Activity Bus Routes  

Activity Bus Cross Reference 

2015-16 Extracurricular Activity Fee Form


 2015-16 Sports Schedule 

Concussion Prevention- highly recommended resource for all players and parents  

FMS medical form  

MCPS Permission Form Permission slip 

Pre-Participation Physical Evaluation Form Health form




Computer Club/Homework Club: Improve your basic typing and computer skills while learning new computer applications and programs or play school appropriate computer games independently or with friends. Students will also have the opportunity to complete homework assignments on the computer. Begins on Sept. 29, Tuesdays, Sponsor: Ms. Williams, room 42  


Jazz Band: An Extra-curricular music ensemble for instrumentalists that will explore all sub-genres of Jazz (Blues, Swing, Bebop etc.)  The group will either be one ensemble that meets on Thursdays.  The Jazz ensembles may perform in the winter and spring concerts, as well as at the MCPS Jazz Fesival at Sherwood High School in December, and on the Music department trip in May. Sponsor: Mr. Johns, Band Room. Beginning on Thursday, October 15th.


REC Extra’s Rock Band: For Guitarists, Bass Guitarists, Drummers, Piano Players, and Singers.  The Rock band will explore many facets of the rock and pop genres of the past 50 years.  Students will be divided into like-ability rock groups that will practice and perform together. Starting on Wednesdays October 14. Sponsor: Mr. Johns, Band Room  


REC Extra’s Guitar Club: Learn to play the guitar or improve your guitar skills! Starting Tuesday, October 13. Sponsor Mr. Johns, Band Room


REC Extra’s Leo Club:  Students with an interest in community service are welcome.  The Lions Club established the club in an effort to bring youth into community service through their school.  The club is dedicated to helping the community by engaging students in various community service projects.  Students will receive student service learning hours for participating in projects. Starting on Wednesday, Sept. 30 - May 18. Sponsors:  Mrs. Orzel, media center


School Newspaper:  For students interested in writing and reporting.  Students should be able to accept an assignment and complete it within a time frame.  The newspaper staff generates articles, gathers student opinions, offers advice, and generally writes about topics of interest to middle school students.  Articles and graphics are assembled in a printed newspaper each marking period and distributed to the student body. Begins Wednesday, Sept. 30th, Sponsor:  Ms. Chaney, room 42  


Student Government Association (SGA):  Involvement in activities that promote civic duty for the FMS community, such as canned food drive, fundraisers, and dance.  An election by peers to represent students in SGA takes place early fall in world studies classes.  Student members may attend meetings outside FMS.   An application is required for students not already elected as delegates.  Application forms are available in the main hall.  Starting Wed., October 7th—Wednesdays twice a month. Sponsor: Mr. Ascienzo and Ms. Lazarick, room 19


Yearbook:  Students interested in creating the annual Farquhar yearbook assist with designing layouts, taking pictures, coming up with creative ideas, and advertising the yearbook sale. Starting date TBD, Tuesdays (twice a month—dates to be determined), Sponsor: Ms. Carroll, computer lab


Project Change/Yes Club: This club is for anyone who has the desire to give back and connect to our community.  Ensure you have a voice and play a significant role in making our community the best it can be! Students gain a better understanding of Student Service Learning from multiple perspectives and get a first-hand look at volunteering. Tuesdays, Oct. 6 & 20, November 3 & 17, Dec. 1 & 15, Jan. 12 & 26, Feb. 9 & 23, March 8 & 22, April 12 & 26, Sponsor: Ms. Johnson, room 2


Fabulous Fingers and Toes Club: Sit back, relax, and chat with your friends while painting your nails and toes! Enroll in the Fabulous Fingers and Toes club and each week you will be able to paint your nails with your friends.  Come try out new colors and designs! Join in the fun before the warm weather is gone. Thursdays, Begins October 1st through Nov. 5th, Sponsor: Ms. Williams, Room 5

 Rec Extra Let's Rap: A place to hang out with friends, work on homework, watch movies, listen to music or just relax. 6th grade will start on Tues. October 20th. 7th/8th grade will begin on Wednesdays, starting Nov. 4th. Sponsor: Ms. Laraia, Room 22

 Capture the Flag: starting Tuesday, October 6th - November 3rd, Sponsor: Mr. Green, room 5

 Kickball: starting Thursdays, October 8th - November 5th, Sponsor: Mr. Green, room 5

Math Matters: Come to get support in IM, starting Thursdays, October 15, 2015, Sponsor: Ms. Houng in room 28

Makers's Club:Be creative with Legos, puzzles and beads and create Origami projects, Tuesdays. Sponsor: Ms. Ladd in Media Center

Rec Extra's DIY/Jewelry Club: Beginning Thursdays, October 22nd in room 7

Rec Extra's Ping Pong: Beginning on Wed., November 18th. Sponsor: Mr. Ingram

Coloring Club: Beginning on Wed., November 18th. Room 2

Karaoke: Come sing to your favorite music. Beginning on Nov. 19th in Room 2. Sponsor: Ms. Williams

                                              More Activities to Come…


Club and Intramural begin:  Tuesday September 29th

Activities are limited and fill up quickly.


If you have any questions, please contact Laurie Rose, Kristin Rhone (After School Activities Coordinators) or Sandy Orzel (Intramural Coordinator).


After-School Activities Contacts:






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