College Awareness Month
Student Services is excited to celebrate College & Post-Secondary Awareness throughout April. There will be a few events and activities this month to help students start thinking about, exploring, and planning for college, career, and/or post-secondary training. To show our excitement throughout HMS, Wednesdays will be College Spirit Day, so wear your college t-shirts/sweatshirts. Read more here.
Ramadan Fasting: Option to Request Early SOL Testing
The May SOL window is Monday, May 7 to Wednesday, May 30, 2018. HMS will begin testing on Monday, May 14 and end on Wednesday, May 23, 2018. All SOL tests are scheduled for the first block of the day. We are aware that Ramadan does begin during this window. If your child will be fasting during this time and you would like them to test prior to fasting, please contact Maureen McLoughlin at firstname.lastname@example.org by no later than May 1, 2018.
Schoolwide Clean Up: Parent & Student Volunteers Needed
Mark your calendars! April 26th is our school clean up day! Bring your gardening tools and gloves and come help students "beautify" the school. Students can sign up by clicking here for a link. All will meet in the cafeteria after school. Adult volunteers can email Ms. Niles at email@example.com.
May SOL Testing Schedule
May SOL testing will take place over the course of May 14-May 23 for seventh and eighth grade students. Please review the SOL May Testing Schedule by clicking here.
Jump Start Program- Student Volunteers Needed
Our annual Jump Start Program will be held August 6 - 9 for our students that will be new to Herndon Middle School next year. Student volunteers are always an essential part of the program. If you know of anyone interested in volunteering, please have them click here for more information.
Summer VIP Camp
V.I.P. Camp is designed to encourage teens to develop healthy and positive recreation interests and features a variety of leisure activities and programs. Camp runs Monday through Friday from 8am - 4pm and transportation is available. Participants must be rising 7th or 8th Graders and VIP will be held at Hughes MS this summer.
Upcoming Events at Herndon Middle School
Mental Health Resources: 24/7 Emergency Numbers
CrisisLink Regional Hotline
Dominion Hospital Emergency
Mobile Crisis Unit