Deep Run Digest 1-20-2023

Thu, 01/19/2023 - 5:23pm

January 20          Spirit Day--Crazy Hair Day

January 20          End of Marking Period 2

January 23          No School

January 27          Scheduling Begins for February Parent-Teacher Conferences

January 30           Report Cards Issued

February 7           Class Pictures

February 8           Cultural Arts Presentation from PTA During School Day

February 9           Dismiss at 12:55 for Parent Teacher Conferences

February 10         Dismiss at 12:55 for Parent Teacher Conferences


Upcoming Winter MAP Testing in Grades 1-5. El examen de MAP invierno 2023

Students in grades 1-5 will participate in the Winter administration of Measures of Academic Progress (MAP) testing.  in English and Spanish.

HCPSS/The Council of Elders of Howard County (TCOE) Community Academy:  Healthy and Unhealthy Relationships

The Council of Elders of the Black Community of Howard County (TCOE), in collaboration with the Howard County Public School System, will host a TCOE Community Academy on Healthy and Unhealthy Relationships on Saturday, January 28th, 2023 from 9:00 - 10:30 am. The event will be virtual. The session will provide information regarding healthy and unhealthy relationships. Representatives from HCPSS, as well as Howard County community organizations, will provide resources and education on managing peer conflict, identifying abuse in teen relationships, and identifying skills and strategies to intervene if needed. 

More Information

Registration is required, and families can complete the registration linked here.

Clothes to Cash Fundraiser

Deep Run has a collection bin in the parking lot to collect clean and dry clothes and linens that have been bagged.  Please follow this guidance on what cannot be placed in the bin.

    Worth Repeating

    Road to Kindergarten for Families with Children Going to Kindergarten in Fall, 2023

    Sessions are 6:30-7:30 and are offered on the following dates:

    • Tuesday, January 24 (Wilde Lake High School)
    • Thursday, January 26 (Oakland Mills High School)
    • SNOW DATE: Thursday, February 2 (Oakland Mills High School)

    English Information

    información en español

    HCPSS Summer Programs Preview

    The 2023 Summer Programs Preview, which contains descriptions of HCPSS’ four summer programs and enrollment information, is available to view and download from the Summer Programs web page.

    Online enrollment requests for currently enrolled HCPSS students will open Wednesday, February 1, 2023 at 6 p.m. for the following programs:

    • BSAP Summer Institute (Entering Grades K-9)

    • Gifted and Talented Summer Institutes for Talent Development (Entering Grades 1-8)

    • Innovative Pathways High School (Entering Grade 9 and Current Grades 9-12) - Math and Science courses only

    • Summer Math Scholars Program (Current Grades 6-8)

    NOTE: Invitations for eligible HCPSS students for Academic Intervention and Extended School Year Special Education programs will come directly from the school or special education team during Spring 2023.

    Contact the individual program offices with additional questions.