Tag: Howard County

League of Dreams Knocks it Out of the Park

On Saturday, April 28th, at 11 AM, Atholton’s baseball team partnered with the League of Dreams organization to host a baseball clinic and game for special education students in ALS programs across the county.

Making the Community One Meal Happier: The Annual Atholton Food Drive

Andrew Berman Staff Reporter To be involved in a community isn’t just to enjoy the presented activities or reek the benefits, but also to help others in your community and other communities all around you. […]

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.