HCPSS System Calendar
The current operating status can be found on the HCPSS status website.
2021-2022 Calendar Update
The academic calendar was updated Nov. 2, 2021, to include 3-hour early dismissals on Dec. 15, Jan. 19, Feb. 16, March 16, April 27 and May 18.
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
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
School-specific calendars can be found on each school’s website.
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, September 1 – All schools dismissed three-hours early due to inclement weather.