- Friday, 10/28 - Hispanic Heritage Assembly
- Friday, 11/4 - End of the 1st Marking Period
- Saturday, 11/5 - Fall Play, "Almost, Maine" at 2pm and 7pm, details below
- Monday, 11/7 - No School for Students
- Tuesday, 11/8 - No School, Election Day
- Saturday, 11/12 - Fall Play, "Almost, Maine" at 2pm and 7pm, details below
- Monday, 11/21 - Informational meeting for parents of 10th graders currently enrolled in Health class, who are interested in reviewing the materials for the Family Life / Disease Units at 4pm in room 144A.
Production is well underway for QO Theatre's Fall show, Almost, Maine (a real romantic comedy). Please join us on November 5th and 12th, at 2pm or 7pm both days, to find out what they mean by "It's love. But not quite". Online tickets (via the school store) will start towards the end of October. Reserved seating tickets (at $12 per seat) are available by emailing the tickets chair at QOTheater.Tickets@gmail.com. As always, tickets will also be available at the door ($10/adult, $8/MS/HS/College, $5/Child/Sr) before each show. Special note: This show is rate "PG-13" as it contains mature content, including adult relationships and alcohol, that may be uncomfortable for young viewers. And don't forget, you can become a patron of the arts anytime by filling out the Patron Form http://goo.gl/iUrbmQ or by contacting our Producer at Linda_F_Lee@mcpsmd.org.
Health Class Information Meeting
There will be an informational meeting for parents of 10th graders
currently enrolled in Health class, who are interested in reviewing the
materials for the Family Life / Disease Units on Monday, November 21st at 4:00
in room 144A. A parent notification letter was distributed to all
students enrolled in the Health classes on Monday, October 17th.
Senior Class Items
Get started on the 2016-2017 school year by paying your senior fee TODAY, the fee is now $70 and you can pay online or pay via cash/check made payable to QOHS, drop off all cash/check payments to Mrs. Burdette - details in the flyer!
Obligations - CLEAR Them Early!
Students with obligations should make sure to clear them with the finance office as soon as possible. Students with obligations cannot purchase tickets to the homecoming dance or participate in athletics. Don’t wait! If you are not sure if you have an obligation please see Mrs. Lee in the finance office for a printout of your obligations.
Students in need of Student Service Learning hours can look for current opportunities on the bulletin board in the red hallway on the first floor. You may also look on the MCPS SSL website to view ongoing opportunities. All opportunities with a purple graduation cap are already approved by MCPS. If there is no graduation cap make sure you submit the Individual Student Service Learning Request form prior to serving your volunteer hours. See Mrs. Shelhorse if you have any questions concerning SSL or need help finding opportunities.
NEWS AND EVENTS
Our iSTEM/Engineering Club is excited to begin competing in local robotics competitions! We're looking for students interested in participating, parents and community members, especially engineers or programmers to volunteer and get involved. Or you can make a tax-deductible donation by mailing in a check or donating online. Full details are available on our details page.
ABOUT QUINCE ORCHARD
The mission of Quince Orchard High School, a diverse community, is to provide an excellent education in a safe, nurturing environment that challenges all students to embrace the highest standards of personal integrity and academic achievement. This will be accomplished through excellence in teaching and commitment to learning in partnership with family and community. More About Quince Orchard