2020-21 School Year and Virtual Learning
Our 2020-21 school year and virtual learning page is where we will post updates and reminders from Principal Klena and the Herndon MS admin team to parents during this school year, as well as our virtual learning resources, that will help students and families. We encourage this page to be one of your Google Chrome opened tabs during each day of virtual learning.
Virtual Back to School Night - Recordings
Herndon Middle School welcomed families virtually for Back to School Night on Tuesday, September 29 from 5:30-7:30PM. This year, our Back To School Night featured asynchronous and synchronous activities. We have plenty of videos and information for you to review on your own, and our synchronous, or live, information sessions are available now as recordings for you to review. Click to access the recordings and for more information about the night.
Parent Coffee 10/7/2020 Slide Show
Wasn't able to make the parent Coffee on 10/7/2020? Don't worry, meeting information can be viewed here!
Student Health and Safety Guidance
Consistent with Governor Northam’s phased reopening plan for Virginia schools, and guidance provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) has provided guidance to staff regarding school health practices for students.
Parent Consent Needed: Digital Resources, by October 30
Please visit our site here to review the list of tools our teams hope to use with students to support meaningful, robust online learning experiences for all students. The parent consent form is also on this page.
Free Meal Program for All FCPS Students
Grab and Go service hours are 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Monday through Friday (excluding holidays) with both breakfast and lunch being served at the same time. Bus routes for food distribution are operating Monday through Friday beginning at 6:30 a.m. Specific information about meal distribution locations and bus distribution schedules are available.
Parent Technology Help Desk
To support families who are working with their children during distance learning, Fairfax County Public Schools now has a Parent Technology Help Desk. The number is 1-833-921-3277 (833-921-FCPS). It will be answered by staff 7 a.m. to 11 p.m., seven days a week. If the help desk is unable to solve the issue on the phone with the parent or guardian, they will enter a ticket on the parent’s behalf and the request for help will be transferred to the appropriate FCPS team.
Upcoming Events at Herndon Middle School
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Mental Health Resources: 24/7 Emergency Numbers
CrisisLink Regional Hotline
Dominion Hospital Emergency
Mobile Crisis Unit
Herndon Middle School Features
The Hawkington Post - February/March
The Hawkington Post - December/January
FCPS News and Features
Madison Pyramid Team Completes Virtual Army 10 Miler
Handling the Homework Hassle