Summer Programs

Each summer the HCPSS presents a number of learning experiences and educational opportunities by offering a wide variety of programs and classes. These programs and classes are open to Howard County residents as well as out-of-county residents.

2015 Summer Classes and Camps Course Information

Gifted and Talented – 2015 Summer Institutes for Talent Development

Comprehensive Summer School (CSS) Registration Information, K-9/BSAP and High School

Online Registration

  • February 2-February 13, 2015
  • March 2-March 13, 2015
  • March 30-April 10, 2015
  • May 4-15, 2015
  • May 25-June 5, 2015

Complete an online registration form

Onsite Registration at Homewood Center

  • Wednesdays 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm
  • February 18, March 18, April 15,May 20, June 10
  • Saturdays 9 am – 11 am
  • June 13 and June 20

View HS Courses with a waitlist

Contact Us

Comprehensive K-9 and High School Programs

HCPSS StarTalk Chinese Language Camp

June 29- July 17, 2015
8:30 am to 3:00 pm
Clarksville Middle School
Grades 3-8

Gifted and Talented Summer Institutes

Mail-In Registration Only

Mail Registration Form & payment postmarked by May 15, 2015 to:

G/T Summer Institutes
5451 Beaverkill Road
Columbia, MD 21044

Contact: LaDonna Norjen, 410-313-7005

MESA (Grades 9-12) Registration Information

Mail-In Registration Only

Mail Registration Form & Payment postmarked by June 5, 2015 to:

MESA (9-12)
Attn: Diane Martin
10910 Clarksville Pike
Ellicott City, MD 21044

Contact: Diane Martin, 410-313-1524

Career Academies Summer Programs

New class added for students entering Grades 6, 7, and 8, Creative Computer Story Telling, see catalog page 20 for details

Mail-In Registration Only

Mail Registration Form & Payment postmarked by May 15, 2015 to:

Applications & Research Lab
Attn: Stephanie Discepolo
10920 Clarksville Pike
Ellicott City, MD 21042

Contact: Stephanie Discepolo, 410-313-7493


Registration Forms

  • Registration Form – can be used to register for G/T, MESA grades 9-12 and Career Academies programs only; Comprehensive Summer School (CSS) K-9/BSAP and High School may use the online registration form or complete an on-site registration at the Homewood Center.
  • Health Form – to be completed by non-HCPSS students and out-of-county residents only; must also submit immunization records.

Financial Information