Upcoming Events

Online Winter Sports Registration

Sign-ups for Winter Sports are now open through the new online system using the Parent Portal which has links both in English and en Español.  A detailed set of instructions for completing the process and a condensed version are available online.  The registration needs to be completed by Monday, November 13th to ensure students can begin trying out on Wednesday, November 15th.  QO will be hosting several open house nights were parents can come in and go through the online process with members of the Athletics and Coaching Staff.  These dates are 10/24, 10/30, 11/6, 11/8, and 11/13, before attending make sure you have read through the letter from Mr. Rabberman which includes information about what you need to complete the process.

9th and 10th Grade Parent College Information Night 

This meeting will provide information to help parents understand the college search and application process which culminates in the 12th grade as well as highlight ways to prepare for it while students are in 9th and 10th grade. It will be held on Thursday, October 26th, 2017 at 7PM in the Auditorium. 

James and The Giant Peach 

What?!  QO Theatre is putting on a musical in the fall?  Discover Roald Dahl's fantastical tale of a boy, his insect friends and their amazing journey across the ocean on a giant piece of fruit.  Also known as James and The Giant Peach on November 4th or 11th at 2pm or 7pm both days.  Tickets available at the door and online at https://goo.gl/V3CH76.  Adults $12 · MS/HS $10 · Children/Seniors $6

Senior Fees

Seniors, be sure to pay your one-time senior fee.  If you pay now until November, the senior fee is only $50!! You can pay online through our online school store. Checks should be made payable to QOHS and can be turned into Ms. Etzwiler in room 332.

Student and Parent Portal (Edline Replacement)

Need to access the MCPS Parent Portal or MCPS Student Portal, need more information about this - get all the details the the myMCPS Information Page.  This page has information about setting up your account, what you can access via the portal and detailed instructions for using the portal.  To access grades and class information through the MCPS Classroroom go to https://mcpsmd.instructure.com and to access attendance and long term information go to the Student/Parent portal https://portal.mcpsmd.org/public/.


Thinking of ordering a yearbook? Take advantage of our early purchase sale and buy your yearbook for only $90, this is the lowest price possible! Click here to order your yearbook  online today or here to print out an order form (in English or Español).

SSL Information

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 and sign-up for text or email reminders from remind.com - sign-up by texting @mrstshel to 81010.  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.



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