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Parent Conference

on Thursday, 08 October 2015 11:17.

6th Grade Parent Conference Sign-Up: 6th grade parents - Materials & information went home with your student on Friday, October 2nd for our parent conferences on November 9th & 10th. Please follow the directions on this handout to sign up for your conference. Additional copies of the form will be posted on the schoology 6th grade page after Friday.

7th Grade Parent Conference Sign-Up: Information for 7th grade conferences will go home with your students on Friday October 9th.  On Friday afternoon you will be able to sign-up for a November 9th or 10th conference using the link below: https://sites.google.com/site/mehms7thgradeteam/

8th Grade Parents do not need to sign up for conferences. The 8th grade will continue to hold open house conferences. Specific information about 8th grade conferences will go home on Friday, October 9th via email.


AMC 8 Test offered at MEH!

on Thursday, 08 October 2015 11:10.

When: Tuesday, November 17, 3:30-4:30pm
Where: MEH room 322 Cost: $3.00
Deadline for registration: Wednesday, October 21, 2015.
Maximum number of participants: 20

The AMC 8 is a 25 question, 40 minutes multiple choice examination in middle school mathematics designed to promote the development and enhancement of problem-solving skills. The contest is held in November every year. This test is open to all students at MEH. The test provides an opportunity to apply the concepts taught at the middle school level to problems which not only range from easy to difficult but also cover a wide range of applications. High scoring students are invited to participate in the AMC 10 test. If you want to participate in this prestigious contest, please complete the AMC 8 Test Application Form and return it to Ms. Wilkie no later than Wednesday, October 21. If 20 registrations are received before yours, your name will be placed on a wait-list. You will be informed no later than Wednesday, November 11 if there is space available. Please plan to bring a snack on the day of the test.

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Makerspace at Henderson

on Tuesday, 22 September 2015 10:34.

The Makerspace is now open! Students can visit the Makerspace at Henderson (M@H) during lunch and after school on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Students who stay after school can take the late bus home. This week students will learn the process of 3D printing. M@H was funded through a Super Grant provided by the Falls Church Education Foundation last year. If you want to learn more about the space and what is available, please visit www.mehmakerspace.com.

Thomas Jefferson High School Information

on Thursday, 17 September 2015 10:01.

  • Application Calendar
  • TJHSST E-Blast (from Mr. Sowers 9/17/15)
  • Applications available September 21, 2015 via TJHSST website
  • TJHSST Parent Information Night (at MEH!) - October 7, 2015 (6:45 pm)
  • Applications due October 16, 2015 at 3:30 pm

Is your 8th grade student interested in applying to Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology?

Thomas Jefferson Science and Technology School is a local Fairfax County public school established in 1985 as the Regional Virginia Governor’s High School for Science and Technology. The school’s environment is geared towards highly motivated students that are interested in biological, physical, mathematical, technological, and computer sciences.

Student’s must be admitted to the school through a highly competitive process that includes the following: Initial application (due October 16, 2015 at 3:30 pm), Admissions test (on December 5, 2015), Requesting teacher recommendations/Completing a Student Information Sheet/Write an essay in a proctored test environment (last three only for semi-finalists only).

Contact Us

Mary Ellen Henderson Middle School
7130 Leesburg Pike
Falls Church, VA 22043

(703) 720-5702 (Main Office)
(703) 942-5231 (Main Office Fax)
(703) 720-5706 (Counseling Office) 
(703) 942-5232 (Counseling Fax)
(703) 720-5701 (Attendance Line) 
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MEH Administrators

Principal: Ty Harris
Assistant Principal: Jon Pepper
School Counselor: Alyssa Jacobson
School Counselor: Matt Sowers
School Counselor: TBD 

MEHMS is committed to creating an innovative learning environment that excites, engages, and empowers ALL of its members to become internationally-minded citizens who are active, compassionate, and reflective lifelong learners.