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HMS Student Newspaper: Holiday Edition
December 19, 2018
Featured articles include: "Holiday Traditions," "Easy Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe," "How to Make a Snow Globe," "Winter Sports," and "What to do on a Snow Day." Also, find out what holiday movie to watch over winter break, and see what HMS students voted as their favorite holiday songs!
HMS Student Newspaper: Halloween Edition
October 26, 2018
Featured articles include: "Halloween House Interview," "My Advice for Seventh Graders," "The History of Haunted Houses," and "Washington Capitals Win The Stanley Cup!" Also, find your next book to read or recipe to make in this edition.
School Clean Up
October 09, 2018
Thank you to the parents, students, and staff who came out to help support our School Clean Up day. Thank you to Gracie Landscaping for consulting with us and supporting us in our total face lift of grounds. We will plan similar events in the future. Herndon MS is grateful to have such a caring (and talented) community!
HMS Student Newspaper Summer Edition
May 29, 2018
The summer edition of the HMS student newspaper includes articles about the upcoming Herndon Festival and the current renovations which are under way at Herndon High school, as well as the World Cup, the Cherry Blossom Festival, and the Royal Wedding.
Battle of the Books 2018
April 20, 2018
Seventh and eighth grade students alike have been reading all year long in preparation for the culminating competition, Battle of the Books, which took place on Wednesday, April 18.
HMS Student Newspaper February Edition
February 21, 2018
The February edition of the HMS student newspaper includes articles about the Super Bowl, the origin of Valentine's day, a review of the movie The Greatest Showman, and everyone's favorite student comics!
January 18, 2018
Parents are invited to attend parent orientation at Curriculum Night, held at Herndon Middle School on January 18, 2018 from 6:30-8:00 p.m. Parents will have access to various resources, as well as be able to ask staff on-hand any questions they may have about learning at HMS. More information and resources can be found here.
HMS Student Newspaper: Winter Edition!
December 05, 2017
Featured articles include: "To Skate or Not to Skate?," "Nike or Adidas?," "Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade," and more, including a recipe for peanut butter blossoms!
The Road to Graduation: Making it Manageable
November 30, 2017
The PTA and Student Services collaborated to present a workshop on “The Road to Graduation: Making it Manageable” on Tuesday, November 29th.
HMS Student Newspaper: Fall Edition!
October 26, 2017
Featured articles include: "Teens Banned from Trick-or-Treating?!," "Wonder: A Summary and Review," "The Homecoming Parade," and more, including the editorial "What’s Up with Your Pants?"
Seventh Graders Become Scientists for A Day at MWEE
October 11, 2017
In late September, 7th grade students assumed the role of environmental scientists at their Meaningful Watershed Educational Experience (MWEE). Students used science skills and knowledge to explore the overall health of the local ecosystem at Meadowlark Gardens...