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2022-2023 School Year

Welcome back to school! Details and information related to the 2022-2023 school year are available online.

Additional details on the 2022-2023 school year are forthcoming. Stay tuned!


HCPSS is Hiring!

HCPSS is actively seeking professionals in multiple areas who want to work for one of the most accomplished public education institutions in the nation. HCPSS has added hundreds of new positions to the school system for the coming school year.

Summer 2022 Hiring Fairs


Redistricting for the 2023-2024 School Year

In January 2022, the Board of Education directed that HCPSS initiate the boundary review process outlined in Board Policy 6010 School Attendance Areas. This review will include boundary modifications to establish an attendance area for New High School #13.

There is NO CHANGE for the 2022-2023 school year.


Class of 2022

Archived videos of graduation ceremonies are available on the HCPSS website, and will remain available for the foreseeable future on the HCPSS YouTube channel. Additionally, photos from each ceremony are available for viewing and free download via the HCPSS Flickr.


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Bright Minds Grants Support Innovative Classroom Projects

Eighteen Howard County Public School System (HCPSS) educators have been awarded grants by the Bright Minds Foundation. The grants, totaling nearly $25,000, will be used to fund innovative instructional projects during the 2022-2023 school year.

Jeffrey Fink, Jorden Lim, and Jessica Palad.

HCPSS Names 2022 Principal and Teachers of the Year

HCPSS is proud to announce its 2022 awardees. Principal of the Year: Dr. Jeffrey Fink, Oakland Mills High School; Teachers of the Year: Jorden Lim, Long Reach High School and Jessica Palad, Pointers Run Elementary School

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