Participate in Upcoming Events
Current 11th grade students and their parents/guardians are invited to attend an in-person information session on the HCPSS Apprenticeship Maryland Academy, Thursday, May 5 at 6 p.m. The event will be held at the HCPSS Applications and Research Laboratory, 10920 Clarksville Pike, Ellicott City.
The Howard County Public School System Fine Arts Office, in partnership with The Inner Arbor Trust, invites the community to attend the third annual Jazz in the Woods Festival. The musical celebration will take place at the Chrysalis-Merriweather Park at Symphony Woods. Tickets are free and the event is open to the public.
HCPSS’ High School Gifted and Talented (G/T) Orchestra will perform with Emmy Award-winning string trio, Time for Three, at a concert May 15. The groups each will play separately and together. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased online.
The Howard County Association of Student Councils (HCASC) will host a virtual mental health panel for HCPSS middle and high school students. Interested students should pre-register to receive the meeting Zoom link.
HCPSS’ High School Gifted and Talented (G/T) Orchestra will perform side-by-side with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra on Friday, March 4. The event is free and open to the public.
HCPSS is hosting a hiring fair to address current staff shortages in multiple areas. No registration is needed to attend the event. Masking is required. To be interviewed, attendees must have completed and submitted the online application and meet minimum qualifications for the position(s) for which they have applied.
Parents/guardians of, and students in grades 8-11 are invited to attend a virtual information session on the HCPSS Advanced Research Program, which includes the high school Gifted and Talented Independent Research and Intern/Mentor courses. Register online in advance of the event.
HCPSS’ Black Student Achievement Program is hosting a College and Career Opportunities webinar series for students in grades 8-12 and their families. The theme of the four-part series is “It’s Never Too Early to Dream Big.” Students and families will explore career pathways, and discuss opportunities and resources available through HCPSS Career and Technical Education. They will also learn about courses, internships, projects, apprenticeships for high school and beyond.
Diploma-seeking high school seniors with IEPs or 504 plans are invited to attend an in-person visit to Howard Community College (HCC) on Wednesday, Dec. 1. Interested students should register online or contact the transition teacher at their school by Nov. 17.
ABLE Accounts: A Financial Planning Tool for People with Disabilities and their Families, Nov. 17, 2021
Families of individuals with disabilities are invited to participate in an online workshop about the benefits of ABLE accounts and how they can be used to promote personal choice, independence and financial stability. Kelly Nelson from Maryland ABLE will share an overview of how ABLE accounts can help people with disabilities and their families to save and invest for the future without jeopardizing federal, state, and local benefits such as SSI and Medicaid.