Howard County Commits $8M To Educators' Bonuses, Seeks Matching FundsHoward County Executive Calvin Ball on Monday pledged $8 million to provide bonuses to the county's educators.
All But 3 Howard County Bus Routes Will Be Restored For Afternoon Dismissal, School System SaysThe Howard County Public School System said Monday afternoon that all but three bus routes will be restored for afternoon dismissal, after driver call-outs in the morning led to parents seeking alternate transportation.
Howard County School System Announces Vaccine Guidelines For Student-Athletes, Visitors And OthersThe Howard County Public School System on Friday announced new vaccine and testing guidelines for student-athletes, visitors and other members of the public.
Area Schools Dismiss Classes Early As Ida Moves Across RegionSchools in Baltimore County and Howard County will dismiss classes three hours early on Wednesday as the remnants of Hurricane Ida are expected to bring heavy rains to the region, officials said.
Principal Lannon, A Two-Time Cancer Survivor, Prepares For Students To Return To Guilford ElementaryTrish Lannon has been a Howard County assistant principal for years, and now, she's one week away from officially becoming Principal Lannon at Guilford Elementary.
Howard County Schools System Health Deficit Fund To Be Eliminated This Year, Two Years Ahead of ScheduleThe Howard County Public Schools System's health deficit fund will be eliminated this year, which is two years ahead of schedule, according to a joint statement from the system and County Executive Calvin Ball's office.
Howard County To Hold Focus Groups, Town Hall On School Resource Officers Following Vote To Keep ProgramStudents, parents and community members will be able to take part in a number of focus groups and a town hall meeting to discuss the future of the school resource officer program within the Howard County Public School System.
Howard County Executive Allocates CARES Act Funds To Subsidize RecZone Child Care CostsHoward County Executive Calvin Ball announced funding allocated from the CARES Act to subsidize the new RecZone program from the Department of Recreation and Parks.
Coronavirus In Maryland: Howard County Partners With Maryland National Guard To Increase Cybersecurity, PPP Accepting Applications AgainThe Howard County Government has announced a partnership with the MD National Guard to improve cybersecurity as well as the re-opening of the PPP application process.
Howard County Council Members Plan To Introduce Resolution Aimed At Desegregating SchoolsThree Howard County council members said they plan to introduce a resolution next month calling on the county's school system to develop a plan to desegregate area schools.
Howard Co. Teacher Charged With Sex Assault of TeenHoward County police have arrested a teacher for sexually assaulting a 14-year-old boy he met online.
Howard County Substitute Middle School Teacher Charged In Child Porn Case Howard County Police have charged a long-term substitute teacher at Folly Quarter Middle School with possession of child pornography.
Maryland Schools Reinforce Safety Plans In Wake Of Conn. MassacreSchools across Maryland are working to ease the minds of concerned parents after the deadly school shooting in Connecticut.