Welcome To Herndon Middle School!
AnnouncementsHerndon Rotary Club Writing Contest
It’s time for the Herndon Rotary Writing Contest. The local branch of Herndon Rotarysponsors this. They will award three awards to Herndon MS students. First prize is $200, Second is $100 and third is $50. The winner will go on to the District Level for Rotary and compete for $1000!
Attached is a flyer with more information. You need to write a 500-1500 word essay that answers 4 questions: “Is it the truth? Is it fair? Will it build goodwill and better friendships? Will it be beneficial to all concerned?” For more information, see Ms. Niles! Essays are due electronically by March 1st. Click HERE (pdf) for the flyer!
Odd, even, or neutral? The rotation schedule can be found HERE (pdf).
Hawk Time Enrichment Selection for Students:
Hawk Time at Herndon Middle School is designed to support student’s academic growth and encourage their interests and creative thinking. Many students are pre-scheduled into academic support classes and all students are able to choose at least one enrichment session with an HMS teacher.
If you have questions about your student’s opportunities in Hawk Time at Herndon Middle School please contact your assigned counselor.
Last Name A-K: Theresa Cooke TMCooke@fcps.edu
Last Name L-Z: Sandra Ghaemi email@example.com
Last Name A-J: Daisy Silva firstname.lastname@example.org
Last Name K-Z: Kristen Fulcher KJFulcher@fcps.edu
Herndon Middle School will host its 2015 Curriculum Night on January 28th. Click HERE (pdf) for more information.Milk and Bookie Drive
Thank you HMS!!!
HMS donated 2,198 books to the Herndon Neighborhood Resource Center!
This is more books than ever before! Thank you to all who participated with book donations, cookies and volunteer time. This is a very great service to families in our community.HMS Reading Rally Music Video
Don’t miss this fantastic music video written and performed by HMS students. Special thanks to Ms. Adams for putting it all together.
Battle of the Books Parent Letter
Parent Letters for Battle of the Books are now available!
Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology(TJHSST) is a unique Fairfax County public high school offering a comprehensive college preparatory program emphasizing the sciences, technology, and mathematics. The school serves students selected on the basis of aptitude and interest in the biological,physical, mathematical, and computer sciences who intend to pursue college preparation in the sciences, engineering, or related fields. The admission process is extremely competitive. For more information click HERE (pdf)
FCPS Bullying Tip Form and Phone Number
The Office of Safety and Security provides a telephone hot line and web form for the reporting of school safety issues including such dangerous rumors, drug use, theft, harassment, gang activities, existence of weapons, and vandalism. Tip Line users may identify themselves or remain anonymous, and calls will not be traced.
Tip Line (pdf)
Telephone Hot Line: 703-658-3636
Students with locker problems can give the Locker Problem Request Form (pdf) to their Hawk Time teacher. (See Learning Seminar on student schedule). Kiss and Ride Information
If you will drop your student off, please follow our Kiss and Ride procedures (pdf). Students may not be dropped off in front of the school and it is illegal to drop off students on Locust street. The Herndon police will ticket drivers and dropping off on the street is not safe for our students.
Attached you will find the Kiss and Ride directions map. (link attached map)
The HMS schedule rotation (pdf) which shows our neutral days, odd days and even days, is available. HMS 2014-15 Supply List and Bell Schedule
If your child is at-risk for harming him/herself, please contact one of these 24/7 emergency mental health hotlines for immediate support.Golden Wellness Binder And Other Wellness Resources!
Once again it is that time of year when Physical Education classes completes their Golden Wellness Binder. HERE (pdf) is a list of local community sites for physical fitness.
Office of Food and Nutrition Services
Wellness Brochure (pdf)
Herndon MS will be selling red string backpacks. The string backpack can be used to transport textbooks and classroom supplies throughout the school day. We would love to see all of our students using these backpacks to securely take their school supplies from class to class. For more information click here (pdf)
Current Newsletters & Downloads
- 2014-2015 Supply List: The supply list for the upcoming school year is available HERE.
- The HMS School Improvement Plan can be found HERE.
- Recuerden de revisar la sección en Español para mantenerse informados sobre eventos y fechas importantes.
- Here is some information for families new to Fairfax County who want to register children for FCPS schools.
- Support Herndon Middle School through your purchases at Food Lion! The HMS code is: 219845.