Activities and Athletics
Activity Bus Routes
Activity Bus Cross Reference
2015-16 Extracurricular Activity Fee Form
MCPS Permission Form Permission slip
Pre-Participation Physical Evaluation Form Health form
Clubs - Stay Tuned for the 2016-2017 Clubs
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.
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.
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.
REC Extra’s Guitar Club: Learn to play the guitar
or improve your guitar skills!
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
If you have any questions, please contact Laurie Rose,
Kristin Rhone (After School Activities Coordinators) or Sandy Orzel (Intramural
After-School Activities Contacts: