Welcome to Forest Oak Middle School

Forest Oak Middle School At Forest Oak we have a great facility and grounds (40 acres with woodlands, stream, etc...), wonderful students, a dedicated staff, and supportive parents --- all ingredients of an excellent school. More About Us 


Excel Beyond the BellExcel Beyond
The Bell program

Students get into art, science and engineering after school

Some students at Forest Oak middle school in Gaithersburg, Maryland continue their learning after regular classes end in the Excel Beyond The Bell program.

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News and Announcements

Want to know more about the PARCC tests?

Information regarding the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) can be viewed by clicking here:  

Eighth Grade Activities

Click here to view activities and dates that have been planned for the 8th graders.

Linkages to Learning and Identity are sponsoring Parent Nights here at Forest Oak

The dates are every third Thursday of every month October through May. The meetings will be from 6 - 8 pm. Dates are as follows: October 16, December 18, January 15, February 19, March 19, and April 16. We hope to see you there!

Sixth Grade Parent Council

 If you have a student in the 6th grade and you would like to join the Sixth Grade Parent Council please join us in the media center from 6-6:45 pm on the following Tuesday’s:  October 14th, December 9th, February 10th, and April 14th.   Sí usted tiene un estudiante en el grado 6 y le gustaría ser parte del grupo de padres vengan y participen en la reunión de 6-6:45 de la noche de las siguientes fechas:  el 14 de octubre, el 9 de diciembre, el 10 de febrero, y el 14 de abril

Outdoor Education for 6th graders will be January 26 to January 30, 2015.

There will be an important meeting for parents on Thursday, November 20 at 6:30 pm in the student dining room. We will present and discuss one of the highlights of 6th grade, Outdoor Education, which we feel will be of great benefit to your son or daughter.Click here for more information and permission forms.

FOMS Drama Department

announces dates for the 2014-2015 season  Click here for all the details

Giant A+ Rewards are back!

Beginning September 1, 2014 you may register your card. Forest Oak's school code is: 03268   Click here to view the letter from Giant in English and Spanish

Shoe Fundraiser

Nothing to sell...click here for all the information

MCPS Testing Schedule for 2014-2015

click here to view the testing schedules 

School Climate Committe News

 Forest Oak has been awarded the PBIS Maryland Bronze Recognition for implementation of PBIS for the 2013-14 school year. A banner will be presented at the beginning of the next school year.