January 7, 2022
Absences - Absence notes must be received in writing from a parent/guardian within 5 days of an absence. Please send all attendance correspondence to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Late Arrivals - Students must be in first period by 7:40 am. Please make sure your child is accompanied into the building by either an adult or a note explaining the reason for the late arrival.
Early Dismissal - If you have to take your child out of school early, please send your child in with a note for the front office or please call in advance. You MUST present your driver’s license when you arrive. A work ID is not valid.
For Discretionary Absences (up to 3 per school year) see the form here: http://fqms.hcpss.org/sites/default/files/Discretionary%20Absence%20Form%20%28FILLABLE%29.pdf
Please email the completed form to: FQMSabsence@hcpss.org.
For Religious Observances see the form attached here: http://fqms.hcpss.org/sites/default/files/religious-absence%20form%20%28fillable%29.pdf. Please forward this completed form to: FQMSabsence@hcpss.org.
Happy New Year, Folly Quarter Community!
What a crazy week! We were excited to welcome students back to the building on Wednesday and see their smiling faces. A new year, new beginnings, and a new focus.
A few reminders as we kick off 2022:
My student is absent for un-related illness or COVID reasons:
My student is experiencing illness symptoms:
My student has tested positive for COVID 19:
1/10 - PTSA Meeting, 7 pm. Meet our new Principal, Mrs. Clark. Google code: FQMSPTSA22
1/17 - Schools & offices closed, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
1/19 - Schools close 3 hours early (11:25 for FQMS)
1/24 - Schools closed for students, Professional Work Day
Harris Teeter's Together in Education Program - FQMS has joined the Harris Teeter's program to help raise funds for our school. It is easy and free. Simply give the cashier our school code, 6538, and your VIC card when you check out and your card will be linked for the entire school year. Thank you for your support.
If you have an immediate need for help with depression, suicidal thoughts, or other serious mental health issues, please contact:
Grassroots Crisis Intervention at 410-531-6677
The Maryland Crisis Hotline: Dial 211 and then choose option 1
The Crisis Text Line: Text 741741 and a trained counselor will respond.
The National Suicide Prevention Hotline at 1-800-273-8255
HCPSS Technology Help
Please see our website for technology help resources.