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Middle School Programs

*Due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on school operations, the admissions process and timeline for the 2021-22 middle school regional programs at Eastern, Roberto Clemente, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and Takoma Park middle schools may be adjusted. Additional information about any changes is below. 

**NEW** Results of the Grade 5 universal review and lottery were mailed on Monday, February 22, 2021 via US postal service. See below for FAQS.

Middle School Magnet (Criteria Based) Process-  Frequently Asked Questions  (School Year 2020-2021) Preguntas frecuentes en español ***The FAQS include appeals information.

2020-2021 School Year Parent/Guardian Letter (Carta en español)

Information for Private and Homeschool Students (information)

The Parent Presentation for Eastern and Takoma Park from December 21, 2020 can be viewed here: English and español.

The Parent Presentation for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Roberto Clemente from December 22, 2020 can be viewed here: English and español.

Last Update: February 22, 2021


Application

Program

 

Schools with this program

 

Magnet Programs - Countywide

 

Middle School Humanities and Communication Program

  • Eastern MS
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. MS **

 

Middle School Mathematics, Science, Computer Science Program

  • Roberto Clemente MS
  • Takoma Park MS
 

**The humanities and communication program was moved to Martin Luther King, Jr. MS beginning with the 2018-2019 school year. 

Consortia/Choice

Program

 

Schools with this program

 

Middle School Magnet Consortium

 

Middle School Magnet Consortium 

  • Argyle Magnet Middle School for Information Technology 
  • A. Mario Loiederman Magnet School for Creative and Performing Arts 
  • Parkland Magnet School for Aerospace Technology 
 

Immersion

Program

 

Schools with this program

 

Foreign Language Immersion Programs

 

Chinese Immersion Program 

  • Herbert Hoover MS
 

French Immersion Program 

  • Gaithersburg MS
  • Silver Spring International MS
 

Spanish Immersion Program 

  • Silver Spring International MS
  • Westland MS
 

Middle Years Programme

Program

 

Schools with this program

 

Middle Years Programme

  • Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. MS
  • Francis Scott Key MS
  • Julius West MS
  • Montgomery Village MS
  • Neelsville MS
  • Newport Mill MS
  • Roberto Clemente MS
  • Silver Creek MS
  • Silver Spring International MS
  • Westland MS