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An International Baccalaureate School offering the Middle Years Programme
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Media Center Summer Hours

The media center will be open this summer for book exchange from 9 to 2, 6/19-21, 6/27-29, and weekdays 8/23-9/1. Please check for updates.

Reminders - Vaccinations for School Year 2017-2018

Maryland State law requires that the following student groups provide proof of 1 tetanus, diphtheria, and acellular pertussis (Tdap) and one meningococcal (MCV4) vaccination in order to start school on September 5, 2017: Read more here.

Summer Math Packet Information

Click here to access summer packets (all levels)

MCPS Immunization Information

Click here to read about immunization information and requirements

Middle Years Programme (MYP) Summer Exploration

To be completed by all incoming Julius West students for the 2017-2018 school year.As a proud International Baccalaureate Middle Years (IB/MYP) school community, we seek to become critical thinkers, lifelong learners, and responsible global citizens. In order to engage our school community in exploring local and global issues, this summer, we will conduct an inquiry into the issue of Environmental Responsibility.

Julius West Summer School Documents and Information

Dear Parents and/or Guardians,In order to bolster student success in mathematics and literacy here at Julius West, we are pleased to announce four summer school classes that are designed specifically to enhance your child’s understanding of our two most important offerings in middle school - Mathematics and Literacy. Based on recommendations from our teachers and other staff members, we feel your child would benefit from either of our two focus areas this summer. Click here to read more.

MCPS News & Communications Updates

Read here to catch up on this month's news

Rising 6th Graders Orientation Registration

Julius West Middle School will offer an orientation program for students entering 6th grade at Julius West next year. Ten two-hour sessions, identical in content, will be offered. The purpose of this program is to acquaint students with school personnel, facilities, school activities, and introduce them to the middle school concept. Our goal is to enhance their adjustment to the middle school experience when they arrive in the fall. We hope that all incoming 6th grade students will be able to take advantage of this orientation program.

MCPS Middle School Career Technology Education Camp

Click here to read more about the Career Technology Education summer camps available this summer

Digital Citizenship Initiative

Parents, you are a vital part of MCPS’s Digital Citizenship initiative! Read here for more information.