Francis Scott Key MS
An International Baccalaureate
Middle Years Programme (MYP)
The Middle Years Programme is one of three programmes offered by the International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO).
MYP is a flexible instructional framework that encourages students to become critical thinkers, life-long learners, and responsible global citizens. We offer the IB Middle Years Programme to all students in Grades 6-8.
About MYP / MYP Handbook
News and Announcements
Join the Francis Scott Key community for a night out at Sweet Frog. This event will take place Friday, September 13, 2019, at the White Oak Shopping Center from 3:30 to closing. All purchases will benefit the school. See you then!
Picture Day is Coming!
Student individual pictures will be Thursday, September 19 and Friday, September 20, 2019. Pictures will be taken during Physical Education/Health classes. Attach is a flyer for your reference.
Life Touch Flyer 2019
2019 Summer Reading Packets
At Francis Scott Key Middle School we encourage all students to read during the summer because we are committed to the continued academic success of every student. Students can choose books they are excited to read! They can read books at home, books from the local library, or books that have been previously purcha
2019 Accessing MyMCPS Portal
Back to School Information
In an effort to be more environmentally responsible, we will not be printing and mailing the 2019- 2020 Back-to-School Information (summer mailing). Please click on the links below to read all school-related information for the 2019-2020 year. Some items are general school information to review. Others should be
2019 - 2020 Family Life Information
Students participate in a nine-week health education program which includes curriculum on mental health; tobacco, alcohol, and drug use; personal and consumer health; disease prevention and control; family life and first aid.
Click on each grade level for Family Life letter.
Grade 6 Family Life Letter
2019-2020 School Spirit Gear
Get your 2019-2020 Francis Scott Key MS gear. Click on link below for more information.
2019 Counselor of the Year
Hilary Murphy Francis Scott Key Middle School Counselor Of The Year A National Board Certified counselor, Hilary Murphy has been at Francis Scott Key since 2016. Colleagues says that she shares a variety of strategies and best practices for building relationships with students, and supports the socia