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On Tuesday, The Foundation School in Largo had a special visit from a former student and valedictorian at his 8th grade graduation. Tahrique spoke to three classes in the middle school and students from the high school. He shared his struggles, challenges, and successes while at The Foundation School, in foster care, at Bowie High School, in college at Cal State, and in the workforce. Tahrique had great advice for the students: "Strive high and always do your best. Don't let anyone or anything pull you down."
Tahrique has been a chef on a cruise ship in Oregon for the past year and is headed to Colorado to be a chef at a ski resort. He is combining his love for cooking with his love of travelling and living in new places. The Foundation Schools is so proud of Tahrique! ... See MoreSee Less
As our students return to school after the winter break, we at The Foundation Schools are so excited about all of the possibilities that the New Year brings for our students and staff. All the best in 2019! ... See MoreSee Less
We’re a newer family. Does the school follow PGCPS on snow days? We can’t seem to find any updates for the school. Thanks!
Special Thanks to Our Partners at Hargrove!
We are so lucky to have been selected by Hargrove, LLC‘s Exhibitor Services and Trade Show Division to be the recipient of their Team Building/Community Service Day! Their team created and donated baskets of classroom essentials, beautified our walls with a TWIRL mural, and did an incredible job overhauling our book room so teachers can easily […]
Please help to ensure that our at-risk students can start the new school year with the supplies necessary for them to get on the path to success. Donations of all types of new school supplies are needed and welcomed throughout the month of August, including: Pencils Colored Pencils Pens (Blue & Black Ink) Calculators (Including Used TI-84 Graphing Calculators) Notebooks (Composition […]
For more than 40 years, The Foundation Schools has been providing innovative programs and support services that address the educational, social and mental health needs of children and adolescents with emotional disabilities and learning challenges. Our vision is that all students experience success.
All of our teachers are certified in special education or their content area.
“I highly recommend The Foundation Schools. Talking from experience, we received the best. There was no question that went unanswered by the exceptional staff.”
Ms. Felecia Taylor
“I know the people sitting here today and those that support you feel the same way about you. They believe in us. Let's make them proud and give our lives everything that we have to give, because you never know what good things may come out of them. Let's give our lives everything that we have to give, because you never know what good things may come out of them.”
Shakia P (Valedictorian , class of 2015)
“Coming to The Foundation Schools gave me the new start I needed and I was ready. Things just seemed to keep getting better. Where I previously had negative school experiences, at The Foundation Schools, I was connecting with people that would eventually change my life and my attitude about my education. With the guidance and support I received, I finally felt that I could have a productive, fruitful future if I kept working and kept the commitment I made to myself to get to this stage. Even though I liked the school, many days my behaviors got the best of me, but the staff saw me through and they did not give up on me, even on my worst days.”
Christina R (graduation remarks)
“I have been going to school more often. The instruction here at The Foundation Schools in Montgomery County (FSMC) is different than the public school that didn't have the right tools. Without FSMC, I would not be going to school.”
“The Foundation Schools in Montgomery County (FSMC) helped me accomplish my goal of graduating high school.”
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