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2023-24 HMS Staff & Community Messages

Hereford Middle School is committed to providing a safe and supportive community in which students celebrate diversity, demonstrate integrity and develop mutual respect and responsibility in order to pursue academic excellence.

Hereford Middle School empowers every learner, every day through rigorous, diverse, educational experiences to become productive global citizens. 

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SUMMER READING 2024 !!!  read
ClickHere to go to the Summer Reading page

Fall Sports information posted -  June 12, 2024
go to the Athletics page

8th Graders take their BCPS Chromebooks with them to their BCPS High School
All students keep their school laptops at home over the Summer.
Please keep in a safe, dry place with charge cord to bring back next school year.
Keep the laptop clean, don't apply stickers on it. IF there is an issue with the Chromebook, contact the BCPS help desk - follow this link for information.
IF a student is not returning to a BCPS school, their Chromebook must be turned in to HMS on their last day.

Summer Food Program
All children ages 2-18 can receive meals for FREE
Click the image below for full size to view information

free food program BCPS

Summer Assistance with Laptop Issues
Check out the BCPS Tech Page for information

Check out events by viewing our Calendar

NEW - all the HMS emails that are sent to Parents in one spot on our website - see the link above and in the Parents drop down menu.

2023-24 HMS Staff & Community Messages

BCPS parents, staff, students, and community members can now download the #TeamBCPS Focus App. The app will allow users to view information in Focus, our Student Information System, based on their role in the system. Click Here to view the 2023-24 Student Handbook student handbook 23 24


HMS Morning News Channel 

WHMS is now Livestreaming each school day morning. 
And shows are recorded there too! Head to our YouTube channel!!!

whms tv club

Nominate a Teacher/Staff !
Each month we gather your suggestions to recognize 
a staff member who goes above and beyond here at HMS.
This is your chance to have input and make a staff member's day.
If you would like, nominate a teacher/staff member today!

Order your Yearbook NOW!

Or use the QR code below

yearbook order qr code

HMS Parent/Guardian Guide
Information all about procedures, supports, supplies, and more!

Parents can view student schedules using Focus. 
Students/Parents: Looking for student schedules, attendance and report cards? Log into the Focus.      

  • Parents: For instructions on how to create a parent account please see our Tech Support page.


Parent Account instructions to log in to Focus, BCPS’ Student Information System, and Schoology, BCPS Learning Management System. 
ClickHERE for directions

FOCUS Student Portal Instructions

Parents - check out this great resource recommended by our Counselor office.
From the BCPS 'Parent University', it is a good source of parent information.

 Parent University | Smore Newsletters for Education

HMS School Supply list   2023-24

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Online Credit Card Payment Information:

Direct link to Hereford Middle School Purchase Page 
Parent Directions for Purchases

BCPS Disclaimer 

Laptop Collection for all 7th graders
Laptop Collection for all 7th graders
 students visiting 3 elementary schools to perform music