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Gearing Up For The 2019-2020 School Year!

The first day of school is fast approaching! Here’s what you need to know for the school year, including back to school nights, bus schedules, school supply lists, emergency notifications and much more.


Families

Boundary Review Process for 2020-2021 School Year

HCPSS is in the midst of a systemwide school boundary review process, which could potentially impact any or all of our 74 comprehensive schools for the 2020-2021 school year. The Superintendent on August 22 presented his recommendations to the Board of Education for its consideration. The Board is scheduled to vote on November 21.

Students

2019-2020 Safe Driving Presentations

All student drivers and a parent/guardian must attend to a safe driving program each year in order to get a parking permit. Students may attend a presentation at any location.

Partnerships

Comcast Partnership Leverages Platforms to Increase Student and Family Outreach

HCPSS and Comcast will develop communications strategies to inform and connect students and their families with supports and opportunities offered by HCPSS and the community.


Celebrations

Agricultural Science Academy Students Lecture at Science Center

Three Glenelg High School/Agriculture and Natural Resources Academy students presented their findings on “Feeding the World in 2050” to a public audience this summer at the Maryland Science Center, as part of the Center’s Lunchtime Lecture series. The students discussed advancing agricultural technologies and practices to feed a growing population.

HCPSS Staff Recognized for Teachers of Color Recruitment Event

Human Resources and Professional Development, and School Management and Instructional Leadership staff members were honored for creating and hosting HCPSS’ first Teachers of Color recruitment event. The program was part of a larger effort to diversify HCPSS’ workforce, which includes an emphasis on open contracts, “grow your own” programs, competitive salaries and more.

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