Announcements and Upcoming Events

FCPS Laptop Return

If you have not returned your FCPS laptop and you have completed your summer program, please bring your laptop to Twain’s front office between 10:00 am and 2:00 pm, Monday through Friday.

Twain School Supply List (2021-22)

General Suggested Supplies:

earbuds/headphone with microphone 

glue sticks



paper and/or composition books

pocket folders


Optional supplemental supplies:


three hole punch


box of markers (8 count)

colored pencils


Grade Level and Content Specific Materials

Please review your student’s syllabus for any grade level or content specific materials needed.

Twain’s PTA Needs You

Join the Mark Twain Parent Teachers Associations (PTA). Your membership dues of $20 for an individual for $30 for a family help to support important social activities and learning enrichment opportunities for kids. Let’s make this year extra special. The first step is join the PTA. Please like us on Facebook to get news and updates from the Twain PTA.

Tiger Fest 2021***

Wednesday, August 18th

Please join us for our annual Mark Twain Middle School Tiger Fest!

This will be an opportunity for students and parents/guardians to pick up class schedules, receive locker combinations, practice opening lockers, join the PTA, visit the clinic to drop off medication, buy Twain spirit wear, reload your lunch accounts, meet some teachers, and ask any questions prior to the start of school.

Tiger Fest Schedule:

You are invited to attend according to the following schedule:

 3:00-4:45 pm:   7th Graders & 8th Graders with Last Name A-K

 5:15-7:00 pm:   7th Graders & 8th Graders with Last Name L-Z

Tiger Fest is also time when required FCPS forms will be submitted.  This information will be sent closer to August 18th.

Are you going to miss Tiger Fest?

Don’t panic! Feel free to stop by Mark Twain’s main office between 10:00 am and 2:00 pm on one of the following days - Thursday, August 19 or Friday, August 20.  Can’t make any of these dates? Still, don’t panic! Forms will be collected throughout the first week of school.

***Masks must be worn by everyone in attendance. Also, to limit the number of people in the building, we ask that only parents/guardians and Twain students attend Tiger Fest. Thank you for your understanding.