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Celebrating the Year at Edgewood Elementary
Celebrating the Year at Edgewood Elementary's Summer Kick Off Block Party
What do you get when more than 400 family guests, 40 staff members, and 12 local business and community partners gather on one school's front lawn? One...
2022 Green Teachers of the Year
2022 Green Teachers of the Year
Congratulations to the 2022 elementary and secondary Green Teachers of the Year. This year’s elementary honoree is Ms. Sue Nickerson, second grade te...
The Daily Record Announces 2022 Leading Women Honorees
The Daily Record Announces 2022 Leading Women Honorees
The Daily Record selected Jillian Lader, Manager of Communications, Harford County Public Schools, to receive one of the 2022 Leading Women awards. The ...
Magnolia Middle Students Work Together on Low Ropes Course
Magnolia Middle Students Work Together on Low Ropes Course
On May 18, May 25, and June 3, the Magnolia Middle School Physical Education Department organized trips to the Harford Glen Low Ropes Course. The Low Ropes...
George Lisby Hosts Family Night
George Lisby Hosts Family Night
On May 26, George D. Lisby Elementary School at Hillsdale hosted their very first in-person Family Night since the beginning of the pandemic.  Li...
Magnolia Middle
Magnolia Middle's Annual Bunny Hop Run Returns
On April 13, the Magnolia Middle School Physical Education Department organized the school’s annual Bunny Hop Run. The last time the Magnolia Bunny H...
Principal of Abingdon Elementary Recipient of Patriotic Employer Award
Principal of Abingdon Elementary Recipient of Patriotic Employer Award
Dr. Stacey Gerringer, proud principal of Abingdon Elementary School, received the Patriotic Employer Award on May 31, 2022, during the school's Patriot...
March Madness Event at Magnolia Middle
March Madness Event at Magnolia Middle
On March 31, Magnolia Middle School hosted a March Madness event. Basketball teams from each grade competed during their physical education class in a tour...
George D. Lisby Elementary School at Hillsdale Hosts Anti-Bullying Assembly
George D. Lisby Elementary School at Hillsdale Hosts Anti-Bullying Assembly
Recently, WombWork Productions visited George D. Lisby Elementary School at Hillsdale 3rd-5th graders for a very special assembly on anti-bullying.  T...
Harford County Environmental Scholarship Program
Harford County Environmental Scholarship Program
Seven Harford County Public Schools seniors recently received $1,000 scholarships through the generosity of local businesses and private donors. The well-d...
Sports for Life Corn Hole Tournament
Sports for Life Corn Hole Tournament
On May 23, Bel Air High School hosted the first in-person Sports for Life Corn Hole Tournament for 142 participating athletes. Thanks to Athletic Direct...
John Archer and Deerfield Elementary schools partner for Bridge Building event
John Archer and Deerfield Elementary schools partner for Bridge Building event
John Archer School recently hosted a Bridge Building Partnership event with 4th and 5th graders from Deerfield Elementary School. John Archer stu...
AAUW
AAUW's Resnik Award Brunch Honors 11 HCPS Female Students for their Achievements in the Fields of Science and Mathematics
On April 30, 2022, after a two-year hiatus due to COVID-19, the Harford County branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) was once again...
Joppatowne High School Junior Wins Congressional Art Contest
Joppatowne High School Junior Wins Congressional Art Contest
Shout out and congratulations to Joppatowne High School junior Amiera Celian, who won the 2022 Congressional Art Contest for U.S. Congressman Dutch Ruppers...
HCPS Teacher Chosen for Disney Imagination Campus Celebration at Walt Disney World Resort
HCPS Teacher Chosen for Disney Imagination Campus Celebration at Walt Disney World Resort
 Congratulations to Ms. Alisa Janiski, Gifted and Talented teacher, for having been selected as one of only 50 inspiring teachers from across the nati...
Fallston High School German Teacher Celebrates 50 Years at HCPS
Fallston High School German Teacher Celebrates 50 Years at HCPS
May 17, 2022, was officially declared as “Herr Rick Jones Day” at Fallston High School. A brief but heartfelt ceremony was held at Fallston ...
School Lunch Hero Day
School Lunch Hero Day
School Lunch Hero Day, on Friday, May 6, 2022, is our opportunity to thank all of our Food and Nutrition workers who prepare and serve nutritious meals for...
Fallston High School Students Earn Recognition in German Studies
Fallston High School Students Earn Recognition in German Studies
Huge shout out to Fallston High School sophomore Skylar Brown and freshman Elizabeth (Liz) Bromley, students of German Teacher Rick Jones.  Both of th...
Ms. A. Blaine Hawley Named National Distinguished Principal
Ms. A. Blaine Hawley Named National Distinguished Principal
We are THRILLED and so incredibly PROUD to share that Ms. A. Blaine Hawley, principal of Red Pump Elementary School, has been named this year's Nationa...
North Harford High School Takes First Place at County Envirothon Competition
North Harford High School Takes First Place at County Envirothon Competition
Congratulations to the North Harford High School Envirothon team! The team placed first in this year’s county competition on April 29 at Eden Mill an...
Author Dan Gemeinhart Visits John Archer School
Author Dan Gemeinhart Visits John Archer School
Author Dan Gemeinhart traveled from Washington state to visit the John Archer School on April 29.  The school’s Book Club read his The Remarkabl...
Maryland Association of Environmental and Outdoor Education Maryland Green Schools
Maryland Association of Environmental and Outdoor Education Maryland Green Schools
A huge shout out to the six new and recertifying HCPS Maryland Green Schools! Congratulations to the staff and students for promoting environmental steward...
Magic of Science Fair and Family Festival
Magic of Science Fair and Family Festival
Northeastern Maryland Technology Council and Bravura Information Technology Systems, Inc. Announce 2022 Women in STEM Scholarship Recipients
Northeastern Maryland Technology Council and Bravura Information Technology Systems, Inc. Announce 2022 Women in STEM Scholarship Recipients
We are proud to share this year’s Northeastern Maryland Technology Council (NMTC) scholarship winners from Harford County Public Schools, each earnin...
Havre de Grace Wins its Second Championship in the 37th Annual Harford County Academic Tournament
Havre de Grace Wins its Second Championship in the 37th Annual Harford County Academic Tournament
On Saturday, April 23, five area high schools, including C. Milton Wright, Fallston, Harford Technical, Havre de Grace, and North Harford, participated in ...
Homestead/Wakefield Community Rebuild Meeting APRIL 27, 2022
Homestead/Wakefield Community Rebuild Meeting APRIL 27, 2022
Homestead/Wakefield Elementary School Community Rebuild Meeting Wednesday, April 27, 2022 at 6:30 p.m. Wakefield gymnasium   The Homestead/Wakef...
Ring Factory Elementary School Celebrates Earth Day
Ring Factory Elementary School Celebrates Earth Day
Ring Factory Elementary School celebrated Earth Day in a big way by planting trees! Fifth grader Camden Steiner received 15 flowering trees for the school ...
Jarrettsville Elementary School Holds Domino Cereal Box Challenge to Benefit Manna House
Jarrettsville Elementary School Holds Domino Cereal Box Challenge to Benefit Manna House
Jarrettsville Elementary School joined in on the excitement around the cereal box challenge and organized a fun visual to show just how much their school c...
Southampton Middle School Raises Nearly $40,000 in Annual Harford Family House Fundraiser
Southampton Middle School Raises Nearly $40,000 in Annual Harford Family House Fundraiser
Students at Southampton Middle School recently raised money for Harford Family House with their Hoops for Homes event.  Harford Family House supports ...
National FFA Organization Members From North Harford High School Earn Top Honors at Recent Career Development Events
National FFA Organization Members From North Harford High School Earn Top Honors at Recent Career Development Events
Congratulations to the 22 North Harford National FFA Organization members who recently competed in the Career Development Events at the MD FFA Spring Judgi...
No Kid Hungry Maryland Recognizes HCPS Food and Nutrition Services
No Kid Hungry Maryland Recognizes HCPS Food and Nutrition Services
No Kid Hungry Maryland recently recognized the phenomenal work of the HCPS Food and Nutrition staff. Throughout the pandemic, our Food and Nutrition staff ...
Sign Presentation at Red Pump Elementary
Sign Presentation at Red Pump Elementary
We want to extend our heartfelt appreciation to Mr. Ed Kulik, who presented Red Pump Elementary with this beautiful sign for the front of their school. Mr....
Kimberly Neal, Esq, General Counsel for HCPS, Earns Top Award
Kimberly Neal, Esq, General Counsel for HCPS, Earns Top Award
The Daily Record and the Maryland State Bar Association recently held the annual Leaders in Law awards, designed to celebrate outstanding lawyers and judge...
Joppatowne High School P-TECH Program Hosts Mock Interview Day with Help from Aberdeen Proving Ground Partners
Joppatowne High School P-TECH Program Hosts Mock Interview Day with Help from Aberdeen Proving Ground Partners
The Pathways in Technology Early College High School (P-TECH) program at Joppatowne High School continues to promote the ideals of North Star by preparing ...
Jessica Willson Named Adapted Physical Education Teacher of the Year!
Jessica Willson Named Adapted Physical Education Teacher of the Year!
Jason Semanoff, Physical Education Program Specialist with the Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) presented Jessica Willson, Adapted Physical Ed...
George D. Lisby Elementary Celebrates Grand Opening of Their Ben Carson Reading Room!
George D. Lisby Elementary Celebrates Grand Opening of Their Ben Carson Reading Room!
George D. Lisby Elementary School at Hillsdale (GLES) celebrates a virtual Grand Opening of their Ben Carson Reading Room! Dr. Ben Carson’s foundatio...
Fallston High SGA delivered
Fallston High SGA delivered 'thank you' letters to veterans
Last week, the Fallston High School SGA delivered 'thank you' letters to veterans. All social studies classes executed a Veteran’s Day les...
2021 Safeway Foundation School Spirit Campaign
2021 Safeway Foundation School Spirit Campaign
The 2021 Safeway Foundation SCHOOL SPIRIT campaign raised $2906.17 on behalf of Southampton Middle School! On October 5th, Mark Glenn, ...
Erika Edwards Recognized as Outstanding Early Career Teacher
Erika Edwards Recognized as Outstanding Early Career Teacher
Erika Edwards, at North Harford High School, was recognized as the Outstanding Early Career Teacher by the Maryland Agriculture Teachers Association! She w...
Christy Renzulli receives HCPS Student Services Star Award
Christy Renzulli receives HCPS Student Services Star Award
Congratulations to Christy Renzulli, School Counselor at Norrisville Elementary School, on being recognized as the recipient of the 4th HCPS Student Servic...
Panthers for the Planet
Panthers for the Planet
The Bel Air Middle School ecology club, Panthers for the Planet, recently won first place in the Caring For Our Watersheds competition for the Chesapeake B...
Maryland ProStart Brunch Battle
Maryland ProStart Brunch Battle
Liam Logan, a junior at Havre de Grace High School, competed in the first ever Maryland ProStart Brunch Battle! He worked with mentor chef, Jon Miller of T...
Water Safety Testing Results
Water Safety Testing Results
In response to requirements stipulated in HB 270, passed by the General Assembly and signed into law by Governor Larry Hogan. Harford County Public Schools...

CALENDAR

JUNE 28
Primary Election Day (rescheduled for July 19, 2022) - Schools and Offices Closed
JULY 04
Holiday (Independence Day) - Schools and Offices Closed
JULY 18
Board of Education Meeting
6:30 PM - A.A. Roberty Building
JULY 19
Primary Election Day (rescheduled from June 28, 2022) - Schools and Offices Closed
AUGUST 15
Board of Education Meeting
6:30 PM - A.A. Roberty Building
AUGUST 25
New Teachers on Duty
AUGUST 29
All Teachers on Duty
SEPTEMBER 05
Holiday (Labor Day) - Schools and Offices Closed
SEPTEMBER 06
Opening of Schools for Students, Grades K-12
SEPTEMBER 08
Opening of Schools for PreK Students
SEPTEMBER 11
National Arts in Education Week
SEPTEMBER 23
3-hour Early Dismissal for All Students

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