School Information

School Hours

7:45 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.  

Business office Hours: 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.  

Communicating with the school 

Before contacting administration, parents should first address instructional concerns with the classroom teacher and resource teacher (RT). If you need to contact the administration or RT, please refer to the academic department directory.

   Listed below are some of the more frequently requested phone numbers.

Athletic Office 

301-989-6070 

Financial Specialist 

301-989-5793 

Attendance Office 

301-989-5795 

Health Room 

301-989-6091 

Business Administrator 

301-989-5797 

Main Office 

301-989-5700 

Cafeteria 

301-989-6055 

Media Center 

301-989-6028 

Career Center 

301-989-6057 

Security Office 

301-989-6056 

Counseling Services Office 

301-989-5710 

Transportation - Dispatch 

301-879-1062 

Registrar      301-989-6089    

Full Staff Directory:

http://www.montgomeryschoolsmd.org/schools/springbrookhs/staff/directory.aspx

Other useful web sites include:

http://twitter.com/Springbrook_hs or @springbrook_hs (twitter feed);

https://twitter.com/BrookSports or @brooksports (athletics site/twitter feed); and

http://springbrookathletics.org/ (athletics)

Attendance 

We believe that school achievement starts with regular school attendance, so students are expected to on time and in class every day
  •  The attendance secretary is now in the main office. .     
  •  Students who are absent must submit a note from a parent/guardian within three days of their return to school.  
  •  The complete attendance policy is available in the Students Rights and Responsibilities Handbook.  
  •  Student Rights and Responsibilities    

Personal Electronic Devices

Please encourage your student to use these items responsibly. 

  •  These devices must be turned off and out of sight during classroom instructional time unless otherwise instructed by the teacher.    
  •  If they are displayed or in use during classroom instructional time, they may be confiscated.   
  •  Students may retrieve confiscated items at the end of the school day or parent may be required to come to school to retrieve items. 
  •   SHS will not assume any responsibility for these items if they are lost or stolen.  

Dress Code Requirements

 In order to establish a business-like atmosphere and prevent the possible disruption to educational activities, SHS has established the following guidelines:
  • Shoes must be worn at all times.
  • Emblems or items of clothing which may cause offense may not be worn.
  • Clothing that depicts or advocates the use of drugs, tobacco, alcohol, or weapons may not be worn. 
  • Tank tops, crop tops, exposed midriffs, or visible undergarments are not permitted. 
  • Head gear (hats, bandannas, hoods, sunglasses, etc.) may not be worn once a student has entered the building. Head scarves are permitted to be worn by female students only. 

Agenda Books

  • All students will receive an agenda book during the first week of school free of charge which gives detailed information about school policies and procedures.  
  •  If lost, replacement agenda books are available for purchase from the Financial Office at a cost of $5.00. 

 Inclement Weather

Parents are requested to not call the school about emergency closing information.   
  •  Please be aware that MCPS occasionally has late openings or early dismissals due to inclement weather or unusual emergencies.  
  •  These weather related decisions are made by the MCPS Central Office and not by SHS.   
  •  When school emergencies occur, the information is broadcast over local radio and television stations, as well as the MCPS website, within minutes of any decisions being made. 

Lockers/Security

  • Locker assignments will be given on the second day of school to students who return the emergency information form. 
  •  Lockers at SHS have built-in combinations; therefore, students need not provide their own locks.
  •  Anything found in the locker belongs to the student to whom the locker was assigned. 
  •  If students choose to bring personal electronic devices or other valuables to school they assume full responsibility for these items. 
  •  In addition, students are solely responsible for securing their belongings in a safe place.  The school is not responsible for lost or stolen electronic devices. We prohibit students from sharing lockers with anyone else.   

Lunch

  • SHS has a one lunch program designed to allow students to obtain additional help from their teachers. 
  • The lunch period is a “closed” lunch program, therefore, students must remain on campus.
  • Students can not order food to be delivered . 

Parking Permits

  •  Parking permits will be available the first week of school. 
  •  Any student who does not have a financial obligation may pick up a parking application in the Main Office or in the Security Office.  
  • Completed applications must be accompanied by cash or a check for $75.00 and returned to the Security Office.  Please make checks payable to Springbrook High School.  
  •  Vehicles without current parking permits can expect to be towed.  
  • Student drivers who develop a pattern of tardiness or other problems may have their parking permit revoked.  

Student Service Learning Hours (SSL)