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

Identity Monthly Meetings for Latino Parents and Students

 are held once a month from 6 pm to 8 pm at Forest Oak MS. Dinner and child care are provided.  Click here to view the flyers in English and Spanish 

Giant A+ Rewards are back

In past years we have earned hundreds of dollars from this program to buy additional items for our students. Signing up is EASY and FREE. You must register you card (Forest Oak's code is 03268) for us to get the proceeds. Click here for the Letter to Parents in English and  Spanish. 

Excel Beyond the Bell is Back!

Session 1 begins September 28 and continues thru January 14, 2016. It runs from 3:00 to 5:30 pm. Click here for more information and for to see course descriptions and to sign-up. 

20th Annual Character Counts Poster Contest

The poster contest is open to all Elementary and Middle School students in Gaithersburg. It is co-sponsored by the City of Gaithersburg and Lakeforest Shopping Center.Click here to view the flyer which covers requirements for your entry, deadline dates, etc.

Character Counts Essay Contest

The 16th annual essay contest is presented by the City of Gaithersburg and the Gaithersburg Rotary Club. Click here to view the flyer that explains the necessary instructions for submitting your essay. The deadline to submit entries is Monday, September 28, 2015.

PE Uniform Gear for 2015-2016

FOMS PE uniforms will be sold at the school on August 18-19 and August 24-28. They will be sold September 1 and 2 in PE classes. After September 2, uniforms will only be sold before and after school and during lunch. Click here to view the order form.

2015-2016 School supply lists are here

click here for the lists in English and Spanish

We are now set up to receive your payment for several upcoming events

In the top menu, click Parents and Students and you will see the link for Online Payments.   

Math Summer Packets

Get your summer packets for Math: For Students Entering C2.0 Algebra, Incoming Algebra Prep, Incoming Honors Geometry, Incoming C2.0 IM, Incoming C2.0 Math 6

Here are your Summer Reading Packets!

Click here for Summer Reading Packets for incoming Sixth, Seventh, and Eighth grades.