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PTA Council of Howard County, MD (PTACHC) serves our 74 PTAs and its 25,000+ members in Howard County, MD who through advocacy support the mission of PTA
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Scholarship Applications deadline has been extended to April 21. Click here for application

Next Meeting - Monday, May 1, 2017 – 7:30 pm at Homewood Center cafeteria


Homewood School is participating in the Bright Minds Foundation Strutting with Staff and Students on March 22 at the Rouse Theater. They are asking for support in voting for them via the Bright Minds Foundation website.
Be sure to put Homewood in the block. Click here for the direct donation link

The Homewood School has 3 distinct programs to meet the specific needs of individual students who have difficulty functioning in traditional classroom settings. Homewood does not have a PTA as each student is counted at their home school. There are several ways to assist Homewood’s staff and students:

Upcoming Dates Flyer: How your PTA can help Homewood Center staff and students contact Suzanne McMurtray to arrange your PTA event for Homewood staff and/or student: suzanne_mcmurtray@hcpss.org

PTAs Helping Homewood Flyer

Homewood Treasurer’s Sale Video
from last year Recycled Treasure Sale Video:



Two ways a PTA can help our Howard County students who need of school supplies

1. Donate directly to Prepare for Success (a 501c3 org)
By mail: Send check payable to “Community Action Council/PFS” at:
Community Action Council / PFS
6751 Columbia Gateway Drive
Columbia, Maryland 21046
or through PayPal (click here for direct link )

2. Collect school supplies and drop off at the council office.

PTA Officers - join the discussion at the closed Facebook page for local PTA officers only.

PTA’s mission is to make every child’s potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communities to advocate for all children.