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


NEW OFFICERS FORM – send to MDPTA and PTACHC who the officers of your PTA will be for 2016-17. Due by June 15

Click here for all meeting minutes, agendas, and handouts


Next Meeting - June 6, 2016 – 7:30 pm at Homewood Center cafeteria

Financial Training Dates

Wed. June 8 at 7 pm   Sign up here for Jun 8

Sat. Jun 11 at 3 pm       Click here for Jun 11



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.