October 14, 2016
The October edition of Frederick County Public Schools' E-newsletter FCPS Focus is now available. This issue contains information on enrollment growth; updates on plans for a 12th elementary school, fourth high school and Armel Elementary School addition/renovation; and numerous student/staff success stories.
JWHS Boys Basketball Camp 2016
The camp, October 28-30, is for middle school boys (6th-8th Grade) and high school freshmen. The cost is $50. Pre-register to get a free t-shirt. Walk-ins welcome. Get the application
Order Your Copy of The Woodbine Yearbook Today
October 10, 2016
The introductory price of $75 only lasts until October 21. On October 22, the price increases to $85. Learn more and order
FCPS High Schools Named Blue Star Schools
October 5, 2016
Working in Support of Education (w!se) has announced that James Wood, Millbrook and Sherando high schools have each been named Blue Star Schools for their students’ performance on the 2015-16 w!se Financial Literacy Certification Test. The national standardized test is administered to students at the conclusion of a course on personal finance and economics. Students who pass the test are designated as Certified Financially Literate and earn a w!se certification.
2015-16 Annual Report
September 30, 2016
The Frederick County Public Schools Annual Report highlights accomplishments made by the School Board, students and staff in the 2015-16 school year.
Applications for Free and Reduced Price Meal Program
Applications for the Free and Reduced Price Meal Program are now available. Under the program, both school breakfast and lunch are available each day for free or at a reduced price for eligible students.
Order School Pictures
All James Wood school pictures can be purchased directly from Victor O'Neill Studios via our dedicated school-specific page. Orders can be placed at any time. Be sure to click on "Re-Order 2016-2017 Portraits", as the period to pre-pay has passed.