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directions and all information is at this link
PARENTS - note that your child's laptop can be checked for virus by following the steps at the update link above.   There are also tech staff at all high schools today, Friday, from 8:30am to 3:30pm.  Chromebooks do not need to be checked.  They are NOT impacted by the virus.
For assistance with tech questions, please go to the link below.
At    9am to 3pm
Students - see you in Advisory at 8:20am.  Google Meet works the same as usual.
NEWLY UPDATED -->  Virtual School  Tech Resource page

HMS Calendar
 11  Parent Workshop  -  Using Schoology to Support Student Organization Online
10am    or 6pm    Look for the email sent on 11/6 for the Meet join links
or contact Christopher Putnam at 

 12  The above workshop is also offered today at 2pm

 18, 19  Parent Session - Executive Functioning Skills in the Online Learning Environment  6pm  *see the flyer that was emailed on 11/15/2020 for registration link and Google Meet Link

 19  Parent Session* - Executive Functioning Skills in the Online Learning Environment  1pm  *see the flyer that was emailed on 11/15/2020   *2nd repeat session 

 25 Wednesday > REGULAR THURSDAY Schedule school day', 
school IS in session.  No advisory.  B day Thursday schedule, Mods 1,2,3,4/5 or 5/6

 26-27  Thanksgiving Holiday - Schools and Offices Closed
 30  report cards distributed 
 2  School resumes classes -  Monday Schedule
 23  Christmas Holiday/Winter Break Begins at the End of the School Day
 4  Schools reopen

 Student Council presents, HMS Spirit Wear now on sale!
HMS Spirit wear

2020-21 HMS Shortened Week- Learning Schedule
 School Supplies information
 Daily Schedule example
 NEW - Virtual School  Tech Resource page
 Google Meet  & Schoology Parent and Student tips for usage
 Virtual Meeting Best Practices information
 Parent and Student tech self help information
 BCPS One Parent Tips 
 Virtual Back to School Night 8th grade presentation
 Virtual Back to School Night 6th/8th grade
Legends team presentation
  Virtual  Back to School Night 7th grade presentation
 Virtual  Back to School Night 6th grade presentation

Link to the Parent/Student self help –
The link at the bottom of the page is for filling out a tech issue ticket.
It is called  “Parents and Students Tech Support”

For county wide updates, please go to

WELCOME new Bulls!
Check out our 'New Student Portal' clickHERE
Here you will find lots of information about our school, resources for students, and more!  

HMS Morning News Channel - new shows are posted every Friday
Morning News Show

  Technology Acceptable Use Policy 
  Google Meets for Learning at Home for Parent-Student 

Resources for families from our counseling staff
COVID-19 Counseling HMS page

Google Meet is the tool for online class meetings
click on image below for full size pdf view
Department of Innovation video for parents about how to log their students onto Chrome and switch between accounts. 
google meet description

Complete Clubs & Sports list 'at a glance' > clickHERE


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. 

MSDE Report Card for HMS 2018

BCPS ONE to ONE Initiative> 
Laptop information Page  

Any questions or feedback about the HMS website, please contact Christopher Putnam at

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

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