Fulfilling the Promise of Preparation

HCPSS Using International Benchmark Data to Inform World Class Practices

The results of the first OECD Test for Schools implemented in Howard County show that most HCPSS high schools are performing as well as, or better than, the world’s leading nations in educational achievement.

HCPSS Debuts New Mobile Application

HCPSS unveiled its new mobile application, designed to provide real-time news, information and resources to members of its community of schools.

Essential Applications


Stay up-to-date on HCPSS events

School & Bus Locator

Find your child’s school and view bus pickup times

Family Portal

Stay on top of your child’s grades. More Information

Staff Hub

For HCPSS employees

Emergency Card Online

Fill out your child’s emergency card. Application Instructions

HCPSS Mobile App

Aggregate news and events from the district and your school


  • 76 schools
  • 51,681 students
  • 8,084 staff

93% of all HCPSS Students graduate.

85% of all HCPSS Students attend college after graduating.