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2018 - 2019 Information

Physical Education Clothing Information / Spirit Wear

  • MCPS has eliminated the Extra Curricular Activity Fees starting with the 2017-2018 school year so students will no longer have to pay to participate in sports or extra-curricular activities

2018 - 2019 Forms and Information

  •  Additional 6th Grade Documentation  
  • Athletic Information
    • Students in 7th and 8th grade can participate on our sports teams.  (Fall- Softball and Cross Country, Winter- Basketball, Spring- Soccer)
    • Students need to have had a physical within two years
      • Information on the required forms, including the physical form can be found here.

New Student Orientation

  • WHAT: An opportunity to check out Poole MS, meet our staff, try out lockers, and get to meet new peers!
  • WHO: Open to all incoming 6th graders and any new 7th or 8th graders
  • WHEN: Thursday, August 30, 2018, from 7:55 a.m. until 11:40 a.m. (arrive by 7:45 a.m.)
  • HOW: This is a practice run of your first day with us.  Come to school the way you plan to during the year (walk, car, bus) and get here by 7:45 a.m., activities start at 7:55 a.m.

6th Grade Summer Orientation

  • What: A brief orientation for incoming 6th grade students designed to help them transition to middle school.
  • Who: Incoming 6th grade students
  • When: August 8, 2018 from 8:00-10:00 a.m.  There is no need to RSVP, just show up!
  • How: There is NO transportation provided for this event.

6th Grade Mixer & Outdoor Ed Parent Meetings

6th Grade Back-to-School Mixer - August 30, 2018 from 5:00-7:00 p.m.     
Outdoor Education Parent Meeting - September 13, 2018, 5:30-6:30 p.m.
  • Incoming 6th grade students are invited to our 6th Grade Back-to-School Mixer and Social.  There will be pizza, dessert, drinks, a DJ and tons of fun!  Come meet your new classmates and get ready for a great year.
  • There will be a parent meeting about Outdoor Education on September 13, 2018, at 5:30 p.m. in Room 300.  Parents will get information about outdoor education preparation and planning.   

Back to School Night

  • John Poole Middle School will host our Back to School Night on Thursday, September 13, 2018.  The evening will start with a general meeting at 6:30 p.m. in the main gym.  Parents will be given the opportunity to visit each of their children's classrooms and hear about the classrooms and content that will be covered throughout the year.

6th Grade Outdoor Education **18-19 Information**

Information About Outdoor Education for 6th Grade             

Fall Field Trips


Grade 6

6th grade students will be going to Outdoor Education on November 14, 15, and 16, 2018.  All of the information is above.

Grade 7 


Grade 8


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