Back-to-School Information

As summer begins to wind down, it is time for all of us to prepare for the 2017-2018 School Year. Below you will find some resources to help you prepare for school.

The first day of school is on Monday,  September 11th this year.   All students and their families will report to the auditorium.  There will be continental breakfast beginning at 8:15 a.m.

Back to School Night for parents will be Tuesday, September 12, 2017 from 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.

♦For new students (Welcome!)

If your child will be starting school at MIDS this year, use the following checklist to determine whether all of the required documents for enrollment have been completed and submitted to the office.

♦For all returning students (Welcome Back!) 

Health Requirements

Make sure that your child is healthy and ready to learn by the start of the school year! In order to attend school, all students must return a fully completed Health Form (Available here) 

Are you aware of the Minimum Health Requirements for School? (Check the MD State vaccination requirements here)

School supplies

Make sure your child is equipped with all of their necessary supplies on the first day of school!

For a full list of school supplies by grade level click here


Keep up with your child’s school activities by checking the calendar on our website frequently.

To download a current annual calendar, click here.  Please note that this calendar shows annual events and confirmed activities at any given time and is updated whenever events are confirmed.


Parents may obtain official school uniforms from the Carousel Store.  Note: If you placed an order during Carousel’s fitting at MIDS, your uniforms will be ready for pick up either at the Carousel store or the school.

Hot Lunch

Karen’s Katering will continue to provide a hot lunch option to MIDS families this year.  Click here to be directed to the hot lunch page.

Tuition Payments

Parents should check their tuition agreements to ensure that they are current on enrollment fees and tuition deposits. Instructions to set up your FACTS account will be sent separately by FACTS by August 14, 2017.