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  

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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

A Letter to All FOMS Families

Click here to view a letter from Mr. Muhammad that was sent home on the last day of school.

Free Lunch Available at These Locations Monday through Friday

click here to view the details

Summer Reading

There are Summer Reading Packets for 6th, 7th, and 8th grades!  Click here to view any or all!

2017 Summer Math

Click here to see what is in store for the summer in Math!

Summer School 2017

Forest Oak will offer a Reading 7, Reading 8, and Algebra class from July 10 - July 28, 7:45 - 11:30 am. each day. Classes will be held at Gaithersburg Middle School due to a summer maintenance project at Forest Oak. The cost is $235 and bus transportation is provided. Fee reductions are available to qualified families. Please read the registration form for more information. Click here for the form.

Don't Miss Out! The 8th Grade is Going to Six Flags!

The deadline to submit permission slips for the 8th grade field trip to Six Flags has been extended until Thursday June 1st. This is the absolute deadline and no permission slips will be accepted past this point. Make sure to bring your signed permission slips and payment (can be provided in cash or check or completed online) to Mr. Grove, Mrs. Forth, or Ms. Stanley during Cougar Time next week. We hope to see you there!

8th Grade Promotion

scheduled for Thursday, 6-15-17, 7:00 pm at Gaithersburg High School's Auditorium

The Spring PTA Fundraiser is Joe Corbi's Pizza!

Details in a nutshell: Packets for the Fundraiser will be given to students on Tuesday, April 4th. Order forms and money are due Friday, April 21. Delivery/pick-up will be on Thursday, May 18, 3-7 PM.  Click here to see all the details contained in the flyer that will be in each packet.

Homework Hotline Live!

offering students homework help from MCPS teachers. Ask your questions to HHL by calling 301-279-3234, tweeting, texting, emailing or posting to Facebook. See the MCPS website for more information.

Help Plan Your Child's FY 17-18 Course of Studies!

There was a parent meeting for 6th and 7th grade parents to discuss course options for the 2017-2018 school year. Click here to view the 2017-2018 Course Offerings Book and see all the offerings we have for students at FOMS. Also watch the power point presentations that were shown at the meeting.