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Calendar Reminder!

  • 1/24: High schools only close 3 hours early. No half-day pre-K/RECC.
  • 1/25: High schools only close 3 hours early. No half-day pre-K/RECC.
  • 1/26: All schools close 3 hours early. No half-day pre-K/RECC.

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Hammond HS Named National School of Opportunity

Hammond High School has been designated a School of Opportunity by the National Education Policy Center, one of only eight schools in the country and the only school in Maryland.

Find out about the recognition →

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G/T Advisory Seeks Nominations for Educator Recognition

The annual program sponsored by the Gifted and Talented Advisory Committee celebrates educators who demonstrate exemplary commitment to the needs of advanced-level learners and/or the G/T Education Program.

Fill out a nomination form →

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Apply Now for SMOB 2018-2019!

Current sophomores and junior may apply to be the next Student Member of the Board of Education.

Find out more →


Quick Statistics About HCPSS Schools & Students

  • 76 schools
  • 55,638 students
  • 8,136 staff

93% of all HCPSS Students graduate.

85% of all HCPSS Students attend college after graduating.