News and Announcements

Second Act Newsletter

The links below are to the Second Act newsletter for parents and students.  The newsletters give information regarding depression and the signs of suicide.   Second Act Parent Newsletter Second Act Student Newsletter

Guidance around Responding to Allegations of Bullying, Harassment, Hazing and Intimidation

November 7, 2018 MCPS Sports Community, I am writing to share resources and our responses to further support our students and families, following the serious situation in our Damascus High School community. As you may know from the news, five Damascus High School students have been charged with second-degree rap

Clubs and Activities for 2018-2019

Please see the attached list for clubs and activities that are held at Sherwood High School for the 2018-2019 school year.  You can also find this list under the Parent tab. Clubs and Activities 2018-2019

MCPS Supertendent Smith Releases FY2020 Capital Budget and CIP Amendments; Makes Boundary Recommendation for New Clarksburg Elementary School

Superintendent of Schools Jack R. Smith is requesting minor adjustments to the adopted Fiscal Year (FY) 2019-2024 Capital Improvements Program to address enrollment growth, school security, and access to college and career readiness programs. The $1,815 billion recommendation is an increase of $37.6 million more

Share Your Thoughts on Parent Portal

MCPS is issuing a Request for Proposals (RFP) for a new Student Information System.  A component of the system will include a new parent/student portal.  The district wants to hear from parents on their ideas for using an online parent portal, including: account creation and management access to schedule, gra

Winter Coat Drive Under Way

The Prekindergarten/Head Start Programs is seeking donations to provide students with new winter coats.  They are collecting coats for boys and girls in sizes 5, 6, and 7, along with other winter wear, such as hats and gloves.  Monetary donations are welcome.  Donations can be sent to Rocking Horse Road Center, 4910 Ma

YouTube Permission Slips

YouTube permission slips were sent home with all students on Thursday, October 18th.  If you would like your student to have access to the services on the YouTube permission slip, please sign and have your student return the permission slip to the main office.  Permission slips are due by Thursday, October 25th.  Plea

2019-2020 School Year Calendar

MCPS is developing the school calendar for the 2019-2020 school year.  The Board of Education held a discussion at its business meeting on October 9, 2018, about the process, options, and challenges for developing the calendar and is considering two potential calendar scenarios. As the district develops a calendar,

Grocery Rewards Enrollment

Please link your Harris Teeter VIC and Giant A+ rewards cards to Sherwood High School.  The Harris Teeter code is 1003 and the Giant code is 00846.  Cards have to be re-linked each school year.  Thank you for your support.

School Safety and Crisis

Attached please find information regarding school safety and crisis.   School Safety and Crisis

Student Rights and Responsibilities and Code of Conduct

In order to ensure a safe, productive and positive learning environment, MCPS publishes two documents that help students, parents, and staff understand school rules and regulations; the expectations for student conduct; and the possible consequences for violating the rules.  A Student's Guide to Rights and Responsibil

Community Resources and Internet Sites Regarding Bullying

Community Resources and Internet Sites Regarding Bullying