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Upcoming Events and Announcements
Check the After Prom page for volunteer opportunities!
Next PTSA meeting
on March 10 at 6:30 pm in the Media Center...Join us!
Exec Board Nominated for
The PTSA Nominating Committee is pleased to present the following slate of officers:
- President – Christine O'Connor
- First Vice President – Jenn Hawes
- Second Vice President – Tiffany Wendt
- Treasurer – Mary
- Recording Secretary – Lauri Via
- Corresponding Secretary – Joy Limon
- PTA Council Delegate – Trina Thames
- PTA Council Delegate – Donna Sudbrook
- HHS PTSA Student Reps - Megan Soffen and Holden Rohr
Anyone interested in serving on a committees
should contact a current committee chair or officer (see contact info on our Exec Board page). -- After Prom Sponsors: The following businesses
and establishments have sponsored this year's After Prom Event. We greatly appreciate their donations and ask that you
patronize them when possible: List of 2013 After Prom Sponsors
Did you know... $3.75 of every membership fee goes to
MD State and National PTA Dues?
Did you know... 100% of every donation to
the PTSA stays at Howard HS and is tax deductible?
Your dues and donations directly
support the following: Howard’s Project Safe After Prom, $2000 in Student Scholarships, root beer floats for New Student
Orientation, Staff Back-to-School luncheon, Staff Appreciation Week Celebrations, funds for each class for Homecoming activities,
refreshments for various receptions, the Student Directory and much more. Learn more...
2013-2014 Volunteer Form
Great things happen at Howard High throughout the school year! New Student Orientation, Back-to-School
Night, Homecoming, Basket Bingo, World of Work, Science Fair, After-Prom and Graduation festivities are some of the events
that are part of Howard High’s tradition. You, as a volunteer, can help make those great things happen.
Please note: We have gone green so the newsletter is only available online.
Deadline for submissions is the 18th of the month. Please
send any submissions to Cindy Garnsey, via .doc or .pdf attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org.
PTSA Executive Board Meetings
The PTSA Executive Board Meetings are held on the second
Mondays, at 6:30 p.m. in the Howard HS Media Center.
Next Exec. Board meeting will be held on Feb. 10, 2014.
We are now on Twitter!
our updates, you must have a Twitter account and follow us.
Our Twitter name is: HoCoHHS_PTSA.
Online Sign Ups...
Receive school announcements via email. Go to the HCPSSNews Web site to register. HHS PTSA Yahoo Group
To receive bi-weekly
PTSA notices by email about school and PTSA events, the School Board, County Council, and other educational and
community activities, join the Howard PTSA yahoo group: Learn more...
Stay tuned for more details....
Surviving the Teenage Years
PTA Council and HC Drug Free have put together a series of fliers containing practical tips
and information for parents of teens from the Howard County Health Department and other government agencies. Read them here.
Purposes of the PTA
- To promote the welfare of children and youth in home, school,
community and place of worship.
- To raise the standards of home
- To secure adequate laws for the care and protection of children
- To bring into closer relation the home and the school,
that parents and teachers may cooperate intelligently in the education of children and youth.
- To develop between educators and the general public such united efforts as will secure for all children and
youth the highest advantages in physical, mental, social and spiritual education.