Welcome to Forest Oak Middle School

Forest Oak Middle School At Forest Oak we have a great facility and grounds (40 acres with woodlands, stream, etc...), wonderful students, a dedicated staff, and supportive parents --- all ingredients of an excellent school. More About Us  

Excel Beyond the BellExcel Beyond
The Bell program

Students get into art, science and engineering after school

Some students at Forest Oak Middle School in Gaithersburg, Maryland continue their learning after regular classes end in the Excel Beyond the Bell Program!

News and Announcements

PE Gear for Sale

Forest Oak Physical Education Clothing and Spirit Wear is now available for purchase online!  Place your orders now to guarantee your student and family will receive their PE clothing and spirit wear during the first week of school.  PE Clothing and Spirit Wear pre-sale ends on August 1st!  Please check out the the website below!  Clothing and accessories available to outfit the entire family! Click here for ordering information.   

Summer Math Letter for Students and Parents

Click here to view the letter from the Math Department.

For rising GHS Freshman, below is the Fall Sports tryout schedule!

 Cheer- August 14 – 16 Clinic at 9:30 – 12:30;    Cheer- August 17th tryout at 9:30;   Poms- August 14 – 16 Tryouts at 5:00 – 8:00 PM;    Boys Soccer- August 14 – 16 at 4:30 – 7:30 PM Girls Soccer- August 14 – 16;   Volleyball- August 14 – 16;    Football- August 14;  Cross Country- August 14 and 15 at 7:00 AM;    Cross Country- August 16th at 8:00 AM (at Fleet Feet in Kentlands)  Please note, students are not permitted to participate in any athletic activity until they have (1) a completed Medical Evaluation and a (2) completed parent permission form.  Individual sports may require additional paperwork as needed. Please click here for links to the forms needed by each student athlete prior to tryouts.

6th Grade Orientation

For incoming 6th graders only. The choice of dates are: Thursday, August 1; 9:00 am - 11:30 am,  Thursday, August 8; 9:00 am - 11:30 am  OR 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm,  Tuesday, August 13; 9:00 am - 11:30 am  OR 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm  Click here for all the details! 

For Students Entering 9th Grade at GHS in the Fall

Here is the Summer Reading Packet from the English Department at Gaithersburg High School.  Click here to view or print the 7-page packet.