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Sat, September 21
Homecoming Dance

Mon, September 30
No school for students and teachers

Fri, October 4
Early release day for all students

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    Stay up to day with all that is happening at RMHS by reading the online (or paper) copy of The Tide. You can find the online version here

     

    Homecoming 2019

    A few reminders about hallway decorations, pep rally, and the homecoming dance: 

    ·       Starting after school on 9/19/19, lockers in several hallways will be inaccessible due to hallway decorating. These lockers will be inaccessible through lunch on 9/20/19. To be safe, please take anything you might need from your locker with you at the end of the day 

    ·       Face and body painting must be done before school outside of the building. No painting is allowed inside the school. Also, when it comes to face and body paint, keep your hands to yourself, there is no “tagging” of other students permitted

    ·       The pep rally will be outside in the stadium. Seniors will get to sit and stand on the field in coned off sections and on portable bleachers, sophomores will sit on the far end of the home bleachers closest to the scoreboard, juniors will sit in the middle section, and freshmen will sit in the section closest to the school building. SGA will label these sections

    ·      For Friday’s game, please remember, no backpacks are allowed into the game. You will not be permitted into the game if you have a backpack

    ·     The dance starts at 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, 9/21/19 and ends at 11:00 p.m. Please tell your rides to be at the school prior to 11:00 p.m. to pick you up

    ·     To enter the dance, you must have your ticket and school ID 

    ·      Reminder, all bags will be searched when you enter the dance

    ·      No heels are allowed on the gym floor, there will be a coat and shoe check available

    ·      There is no re-entry once you leave the dance. You cannot go to your car to get something and come back in, so please plan accordingly

    Finally, as always, the use of drugs or alcohol before, or during the dance will not be tolerated. If any student chooses to attend the dance under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol, or brings drugs and/or alcohol with them to the event, the MCPS Code of Conduct will be followed.

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    Back to School Information

    Find out all the information (as it becomes available) for your return to school on Tuesday, September 3, 2019, by clicking on the following back to school information link

    Phone Number Updates

    The existing number (301) 610-8000 will be forwarded until the end of July 2019. After that time, you will need to use the new main phone number 

    (240) 740-6100.  

     

    The following are also important numbers you may need moving forward:

    Main Office – (240) 740-6100

    Attendance Office – (240) 740-6101

    Counseling Office – (240) 740-6120

    Registrar – (240) 740-6122

    Career Center – (240) 740-6135

    Health Room – (240) 740-6102

    IB Office – (240) 740-6165

    Athletic Director – (240) 740-6150

    Financial Office – (240) 740-6112

    Security – (240) 740-6115

    myMCPS Portal  

    Have questions about the new MyMCPS portal. Click on the links below to find out more information. Parents can now update their emergency cards and upload their athletic medical forms to the portal. 

     

    Parent Portal            

    2019-2020 Student Policies Advocacy at Richard Montgomery 

    Check out this document to see how students, parents, and staff all work together to advocate for the needs of our students. 

    Student Agenda Book (2019-2020 Information, policies, and regulations) 

    Changes to information contained in the RMHS Student Handbook (Spin Book page 8). The spirit of this change is to ensure students do not have an overwhelming number of assessments on any given day. Please note the revised department assessment days outlined below, effective immediately:

    Monday: Social Studies, World Languages

    Tuesday: English/ESOL, Science/Tech Ed

    Wednesday: Math, Social Studies

    Thursday: World Languages, English/ESOL

    Friday: Science/Tech Ed, Math

    *Physical Education (PE) and the Arts may give an assessment on any day of the week.

    Overview

    With respect to this policy, an assessment is a major formative or summative assessment covering multiple skills or standards, or units/chapters. Exit cards and other checking-for-understanding assessments are not considered major formative and summative assessments. Major assessments may fall under the formative, summative, or test/quiz grade book categories. A major assessment may be, but is not limited to, an exam, test, quiz, or project.  If a teacher or PLC decides to delay an assessment based on student preparedness, data, or other factors, the assessment must be moved to the next available department day. If unexpected or external factors beyond a teacher’s control (weather, holiday) delay a teacher or PLC’s assessment, the teacher(s) will work collaboratively with their class(es) to determine the next most appropriate day to administer the assessment.

    2019-2020 Upcoming Events & Information

    Find out what's happening at RMHS by visiting the upcoming events and information page. 

    Student Newsmakers

    RM students are up to amazing things! Learn about some of our students' recent newsworthy accomplishments on our Student Newsmakers.

    Visitor Information

    If you're coming to the school, please review our visitor information page for details on where to park and what to bring with you.

    Pedestrian and Driver Safety 

    The City of Rockville Police department reminds drivers and pedestrians of the following safety tips.

     


     

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