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2024 HCPS Hall of Fame Inductee: Terri Wainwright
2024 HCPS Hall of Fame Inductee: Terri Wainwright
Terri Wainwright, English Teacher and Mentor Teacher 27 Years of Service to HCPS (1977-1980, 1988-2012)   Ms. Terri Wainwright received both her Ba...
Emmorton Elementary School Students Successfully Name Local Tributary
Emmorton Elementary School Students Successfully Name Local Tributary
A dedicated group of students from Emmorton Elementary School successfully oversaw an initiative to develop a name for an unnamed tributary that runs along...
Tracy Papinchock Named Finalist for School Librarian of the Year
Tracy Papinchock Named Finalist for School Librarian of the Year
We are excited to announce Tracy Papinchock, Librarian at Patterson Mill Middle/High School has been named a FINALIST for Maryland School Librarian of the ...
Ring Factory Elementary Green Club students propagated and donated plants to Brightview Assisted Living
Ring Factory Elementary Green Club students propagated and donated plants to Brightview Assisted Living
Ring Factory Elementary School Green Club students propagated plants with Green Club teachers Amber Seyler, Angie Prevette, and Sharon Miller. Plants were ...
Fifth grade engineers from Homestead-Wakefield earn 2nd place at the Maryland Engineering Straw Bridge Challenge
Fifth grade engineers from Homestead-Wakefield earn 2nd place at the Maryland Engineering Straw Bridge Challenge
Under the guidance of fifth grade teachers, Mrs. Kristin Hennessey and Mrs. Katie Smith, and GT teacher Mrs. Verna Hiser, about 60 fifth grade engineers at...
Rebecca Reese named MAESP Connected School Leader for Harford County
Rebecca Reese named MAESP Connected School Leader for Harford County
We are thrilled to share that Rebecca Reese, principal at Magnolia Elementary School, has been named the Maryland Association of Elementary School Principa...
First Lego League Qualifier
First Lego League Qualifier
It was a full house at Joppatowne Elementary School this weekend for the First Lego League Qualifier! All the students involved had a great time, and showe...
2024 ATHENA Finalists Announced
2024 ATHENA Finalists Announced
The 2024 ATHENA Award Finalists have been announced, and Harford County Public Schools (HCPS) is proud to share that Pamela Smith, the McKinney-Vento ...
Impact Year 2 Principals Meeting
Impact Year 2 Principals Meeting
Major General Jeth Rey, Director, Army Network CFT actively participated in our Impact Year 2 Principals meeting held at Edgewood High School on Thursday, ...

CALENDAR

APRIL 12
Report Cards Available
APRIL 12
Grades Posted to HAC
APRIL 13
Administration of the ACT
APRIL 15
Board of Education Meeting
6:00 PM - A.A. Roberty Building
APRIL 15
Board of Education Public Meeting
A.A. Roberty Building, 6:00 p.m.
APRIL 15
Public School Volunteer Week
APRIL 22
Earth Day
APRIL 24
National Student Leadership Week
APRIL 24
Administrative Professionals Day
APRIL 26
Grades Posted to HAC
APRIL 29
Board of Education Meeting
6:00 PM - A.A. Roberty Building
APRIL 29
Board of Education Public Meeting
A.A. Roberty Building, 6:00 p.m.

FACTS AND FIGURES

HCPS Facts and Figures
38,063 Total Enrollment as of September 30, 2022. 88.7% Graduation rate for the class of 2022. 5,645.1 Total Employees for the 2023-2024 school year. 7 Maryland Blue Ribbon Schools. These schools are recognized by the Maryland State Department of Education(MSDE), which exhibit high performance and significant improvement in student achievement. 311 School teachers hired in 2022 between October 16, 2021 and October 15, 2022. 72% of HCPS teachers have a master's or doctorate. 19 Green Schools, recognized by the Maryland Association of Environmental and Outdoor Education. These schools have made a commitment to reduce environmental impact. 2,142 total classrooms. There are 79.4 instructional staff per 1,000 students in 188 total buildings.
HCPS Facts and Figures
38,063 Total Enrollment as of September 30, 2022. 88.7% Graduation rate for the class of 2022. 5,645.1 Total Employees for the 2023-2024 school year. 7 Maryland Blue Ribbon Schools. These schools are recognized by the Maryland State Department of Education(MSDE), which exhibit high performance and significant improvement in student achievement. 311 School teachers hired in 2022 between October 16, 2021 and October 15, 2022. 72% of HCPS teachers have a master's or doctorate. 19 Green Schools, recognized by the Maryland Association of Environmental and Outdoor Education. These schools have made a commitment to reduce environmental impact. 2,142 total classrooms. There are 79.4 instructional staff per 1,000 students in 188 total buildings.

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