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Middle School Programs

Information for the 2022-2023 school year

Middle School Regional Programs Timeline

  • November 2, 2022 - Middle School Magnet (Criteria Based) Parent Presentation - Livestreamed on MCPS website
  • No Application necessary for current MCPS students.  All grade 5 MCPS student data will be centrally reviewed.
  • Mid January  2023- Notification of results
  • School year 2022-2023 information for private and home-schooled students will be posted here around October 15, 2022. 

Information from the 2021-2022 school year

The information below is provided for reference only, please be sure to use the links above for the most current information.

  • Update: Families of Grade 5 students should receive their student’s universal review and lottery results by January 21, 2022. 
  • Middle School Magnet (Criteria Based) Timeline 
  • 2021-2022 Letter to Families
  • Middle School Magnet (Criteria Based) Process 2021-2022 School Year-  Frequently Asked Questions  (Preguntas frecuentes en español
  • Monday, November 1, 2021 Presentations  
    • Upcounty Middle School Magnet Programs – Clemente and King (English) (Spanish)  
    • Downcounty Middle School Magnet Programs – Eastern and Takoma (English) (Spanish
     
  •  Information for private and home-schooled students.


Last Update: September 13, 2022


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
 

 

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