Upcoming Events - Daily Announcements

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    • Students it's important to note that registration for ONLINE summer classes is currently taking place.  This includes online health and other MCPS summer courses.
    • Yearbook Distribution - in room 241 during lunch, there is a limited number of extra yearbooks for sale, cost is $100 (cash only). We also have old yearbooks for sale. Cost is $50 (cash only). 
  • Friday, 6/14 - Half Day and LAST Day of School for Students

Summer Assignments

Get a head start on the summer assignments for English classes and many of our AP classes in 2019-2020.  A full list of classes and the information for each assignment can be found on our Summer Assignments page.  Classes who have assignments include - English (9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, AP Lit, and AP Lang), AP Computer Science Principles and Programming, AP Music Theory, AP Studio Art, AP Biology, AP Chemistry, AP Environmental Science, AP European History, AP NSL, AP US History, French 5, AP French, AP Spanish Language, and AP Spanish Literature.

Summer School Health at QO

The Health & Physical Education Department of Quince Orchard High School will be offering 1 section of a summer school health course. The purpose of this course is to receive the .5 credit needed for graduation. The course will be offered July 22- Aug 9 (3 week section) from 9:00-1:00 and will be a hybrid with a portion of the class online as well as meeting face to face at Lakelands Middle School. Registration flyers were given out and are available in the counseling office. After completing the registration form, a spot will be confirmed upon payment of $300.00. Forms can be turned into Ms. Aranda or Ms. Cross in the counseling office. Payment can be processed using the QO online store or by check. Please email Brook_N_Aranda@mcpsmd.org with any questions.

QO.U Resources

Students can access resources shared during past QO.U classes by clicking here.

Between the Bell - Weekly Basketball and Soccer Games at Lunch

Come to the outdoor basketball courts every Monday and Thursday at lunch for pickup Soccer and Basketball games hosted by the Gaithersburg Student Union. Click here for more information

Student and Parent Portal

 myMCPS ScreenshotNeed to access the MCPS Parent Portal or MCPS Student Portal, need more information about this - get all the details the the  myMCPS Information Page.  This page has information about setting up your account, what you can access via the portal and detailed instructions for using the portal.  To access grades and class information through the MCPS Classroroom go to  https://mcpsmd.instructure.com and to access attendance and long term information go to the Student/Parent portal  https://portal.mcpsmd.org/public/.  If you are having issues with your account or need your login information, please contact Mrs. Jennifer Nicholson, Media Specialist, via email to Jennifer_R_Nicholson@mcpsmd.org 

SSL Information

Students in need of Student Service Learning hours can look for current opportunities on the bulletin board in the red hallway on the first floor and sign-up for text or email reminders from remind.com - sign-up by texting @mrstshel to 81010.  You may also look on the MCPS SSL website to view ongoing opportunities.  All opportunities with a purple graduation cap are already approved by MCPS.  If there is no graduation cap make sure you submit the Individual Student Service Learning Request form prior to serving your volunteer hours.  See Mrs. Shelhorse if you have any questions concerning SSL or need help finding opportunities. More information can be found here.