Feb 01
Vision & Hearing Testing

Vision and Hearing testing will be done at NCMS from February 20 through 22 for all 8th grade students.  This service is mandated by the State of Maryland.  If you do not want your child tested for vision and/or hearing, please send in a written note to the school nurse prior to the testing dates.

Feb 01
PARCC Testing

PARCC testing for all grades will begin on April 23 and end on May 15th.  Exact testing dates for each grade will be announced as soon as our schedule is finalized.

Feb 01
Yearbook Sale

Yearbooks may be pre-ordered from February 5th through March 30th.  The cost for the yearbook is $27.00  Order forms will be given to students in homeroom and extra copies are available in the school office.

There are three ways to order the yearbook:

  • To order online, visit the website ybpay.lifetouch.com and enter the Yearbook ID Code 11869118
  • You may also mail a check or money order made payable to Lifetouch in the amount of $27.00 to: Lifetouch, 1017 Wilso Drive, Baltimore, MD 21223
  • Send the order form and payment to NCMS. Checks must be made payable to Lifetouch.
Feb 01
Maryland Integrated Science Assessment (MISA)

8th Grade students will take the Maryland Integrated Science Assessment (MISA) in March.  Team 6 will test on March 6 and 7.  Team 5 will test on March 8 and 12.

Feb 01
St. Jude's Math-a-thon

The Math Department is again sponsoring the St' Jude's Math-a-thon.  Information was already sent home regarding the Math-a-thon with students.  Students must return the permission slip attached to the fundraising envelope by Friday, February 9.  If students would like to register on line, the URL is:  http://fundraising.stjude.org/northcarrollms.

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