Welcome to the MLK PTSA

Welcome to the MLK MS PTSA website. In the weeks to come, we'll add information about clubs, announcements, events and more.  We encourage you to visit the Membership area of our site to learn more about what the PTSA does and why joining the MLK PTSA, or volunteering, are an integral part of our mission to support the MLK community.

MLK school

This week:

November 26, 2019

  • LAST Indoor Soccer
  • SGA
  • RecXtra Tuesday Gaming Club
  • RecXtra GSA Club
  • RecXtra HW de Espanol
  • RecXtra World Language Club
  • Silver Knights Chess Club

 November 27, 2019

  • Early Release Day (12:30 p.m. dismissal)

November 28-29, 2019

  • Thanksgiving - No School

From the PTSA: Happy Thanksgiving!  We are grateful for our MLK community.  


Upcoming Events:   

December 3- National Gallery of Art - Grade 6 Humanities

December 5 & 6- Artist-in-Residence (in-house field trip)

Spirit Dine Out Nights

We have several spirit dine out nights throughout the school year.  If you mention MLK during the events, a portion of the proceeds will go to the PTSA to support our kids.  Here is information on the next two:

o   Noodles & Company – Tuesday, December 3rd from 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Mention MLK when you dine in or carry out, and the PTSA will get 25% of the sales! Location is 20952 Frederick Rd. Germantown, MD 20876. Use this Noodles & Co flyer! 

o   MOD Pizza – Sunday, December 15th from 10:30 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. Mention MLK and the PTSA will get 20% of the sales! Location is 145 Commerce Square Place (Kentlands) Gaithersburg, MD 20878.  This applies to dine in OR carry out! Use this MOD Pizza flyer! We need 20 RSVPs to get the fundraiser going.  Please commit to eat!

Our next PTSA meeting will be on Tuesday, December 10th @ 7p in the Media Center.  That evening we will also showcase and celebrate student artwork from the Reflections program.  Stay tuned for more information.

New Clubs beginning soon at MLK

Please make note of new upcoming clubs at MLK!  Young Scholars Club, RecXtra Chinese Club, RecXtra GSA Club, and RecXtra Language Club.  Registration forms can be found in the main office or on the website sometime Monday afternoon.

Attention MLK Humanities Program Parents

We know it can be hard for your children to participate in after school activities when they live outside of the MLK boundary area and have no access to activity buses. We’d like to help. If you would like to be connected with parents of other Humanities students, please send an email to mlkptsaconnect@gmail.com.  Let us know your name and your child’s name and grade; we will contact you with information about how to get connected with other Humanities parents.  You do not have to be a member of the PTSA to take advantage of this connection opportunity.

**Attendance Message** Please remember to call the school in the morning to let us know if your student is absent for the day or away for travel.  Calling in will help teachers with attendance and will avoid calls to your home in the evening.  The direct line for attendance is 301-601-0317, or you can call the main office.

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Start your online shopping at Smile.Amazon.com and select MLK Middle School PTSA as your charitable organization. Earn money for our students!

SVHS, NWHS and CHS Boundary Study News

The results are in and MCPS superintendent Dr. Jack Smith has made public his recommendation.  Follow the link and go to page 12 to see the boundary changes he recommends.  There are many.  If you agree or disagree with his recommendation, you can make your voice heard by contacting the Board of Education.

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