HCPSS System Calendar
The current HCPSS 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:
- Right-click on a calendar below
- Select copy link location (shortcut or address)
- Add it to your calendar service
2021-2022 Academic Calendar Monthly Format
2021-2022 Academic Calendar Dates Only
- English Calendar (Dates Only) Updated 4/8/22 (one page list format)
- Calendario Año Escolar 2021-2022 – Solo Fechas
- 2021-2022 学年行事历–纯日期
- 2021–2022 학년도 달력 – 행사 날짜
2022-2023 Academic Calendar Monthly Format
- English Calendar Updated 6/27/22
2022-2023 Academic Calendar Dates Only
- English Calendar (Dates Only) Updated 6/27/22 (one page list format)
2023-2024 Academic Calendar Monthly Format
Calendar Updates and Information
The Howard County Board of Education approved the HCPSS 2021-2022 academic calendar during its meeting on January 7.
Learn more with answers to frequently asked questions about the HCPSS calendar and operating status.
Several non-academic calendars are available for students and families, including:
- High School Sports Schedules
- Performance Schedules (music, theater, dance, art)
- Special Education Parent and Guardian Calendar
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.
Please Note: This is for informational purposes only. The last day of school, including the use of inclement weather days, will be communicated toward the end of each school year.
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.
- Friday, Jan. 28, 2022 – Afternoon/evening activities canceled due to inclement weather.
- Friday, Feb. 25, 2022 – Schools opened two hours late due to inclement weather.
- Monday, May 16, 2022 – Schools dismissed three hours early due to forecasted inclement weather.