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Welcome back to school everyone! Please make sure to check
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If you would like to become more involved with the Howard PTSA this year, please contact anyone on the Executive
for more information and a list of the open positions. There
is flexibility, a variety of time commitments, and the
option to assist current committee chairs as well.
The 2014 -
2015 Howard High PTSA officer positions are:
1st Vice President
2nd Vice President Sharon Stencil
Secretary Vera Simmons
Corresponding Secretary Joy
PTA Council Delegate Donna Sudbrook
Council Delegate Felicia Anthony
Anyone interested in serving on a committees should contact a current
committee chair or officer (see contact info on our Exec Board page).
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?
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...
2014-2015 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 15th of the month. Please
send any submissions to Jillian Storms, via .doc or .pdf attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org.
PTSA Executive Board Meetings
The first PTSA Executive Board meeting for the year is Monday, Sept. 8th, 2014
6:30pm in the HHS Media Center.
PTSA meetings are the 2nd Monday of each month in the HHS Media center at 6:30pm.
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.