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HCPSS System Calendar

The current operating status can be found on the HCPSS status website.

The HCPSS academic calendar is subject to change.

Subscribe to a Calendar

Users may subscribe to an HCPSS calendar in order to add it to your personal online calendar by completing the following:

  1. Right-click on a calendar below
  2. Select copy link location (shortcut or address)
  3. Add it to your calendar service

Printable Calendars

2021-2022 Academic Calendar Monthly Format

2021-2022 Academic Calendar Dates Only

Calendar Information

The Howard County Board of Education approved the HCPSS 2021-2022 academic calendar during its meeting on January 7.

  • 01/12/2021: Board Approves 2021-2022 Academic Calendar
  • 11/03/2021: 2021-2022 Academic Calendar Updates
  • Learn more with answers to frequently asked questions about the HCPSS calendar and operating status.

    Non-Academic Calendars

    Several non-academic calendars are available for students and families, including:

    School-specific calendars can be found on each school’s website.

    Emergency Closings

    The HCPSS calendar may be adjusted in cases of emergencies, including inclement weather. See below for districtwide closing information, and which will be updated no later than the school day following an emergency closing.

    2021-2022 Emergency Closings

    • Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2021 – Schools dismissed three-hours early due to inclement weather.
    • Monday, Jan. 3, 2022 – Schools and offices closed due to inclement weather.
    • Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2022 – Schools closed due to inclement weather.
    • Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2022 – Schools opened two hours late due to inclement weather.
    • Friday, Jan. 7, 2022 – Schools and offices closed due to inclement weather.
    • Thursday, Jan. 20, 2022– Schools closed due to inclement weather.