Tag: Howard County

Taking a Hit: No More Baseline Concussion Testing

Beginning in the 2017-2018 school year, baseline concussion tests are no longer required for high school athletes.

It’s Snow Joke

It’s every students favorite notification: “Howard County schools are closed today for inclement weather.” But who really makes the call. Here’s an inside look at the HoCo “Snow Man.”

Student Activism in the Face of Gun Violence

Students across the country work to have their voices heard in the wake of the Parkland, Florida school shooting in mid-February.

Winter Sports Update

  Team Record Boys Basketball 5-8 Girls Basketball 5-6-1 Wrestling 6-4-2

ARL Markets to Finance Academy

For students with dreams of working on Wall Street, the ARL Academy of Finance may be the perfect place.

The Scariest Movie of All Time

Ever wondered what the scariest movie of all time is?

Dr. Martirano puts the Super in Superintendent

Earlier this spring, the arrival of Interim Superintendent Dr. Michael Martirano took HCPSS by storm, energizing the students and staff with “the fierce urgency of now.” In his six months tenure, the veteran educator has already revolutionized school system culture with his infectious enthusiasm and charisma.

Dr. Martirano Recommends Postponement of Redistricting Until 2020

Interim Superintendent Dr. Martirano officially recommended that the re-
districting in the 2018-2019 school year should be postponed until the 2020-2021 school year.

7 Easy Steps to Earn an A on Your Next Test

With the following tips you will never endure this devastation ever again.

UPDATE: Revision to Redistricting Plan

On September 11th, Allan Kittleman, the county executive for Howard County, sent out a Facebook post issuing the possible postponement of the 2018 school redistricting.