Welcome to the PTA Council of Howard County website

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
Contact Us

Wednesday, Sept. 7 from 7-9 at Old Cedar. Sign up at: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080f48aba62ba02-treasurers3

Sunday, Sept. 11 from 2-4 at East Columbia Library. Sign up at: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080F48ABA62BA02-financial5

Click here for all meeting minutes, agendas, and handouts

Next Meeting - Tuesday, September 6 – 7:30 pm at Homewood Center cafeteria


The Homewood Center 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.

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


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.

MISSION OF THE PTA · A powerful voice for all children, · A relevant resource for families and communities, and · A strong advocate for the education and well-being of every child.