The Board of Education meets at 4:00 p.m. on the second and fourth Thursdays of the month at the Department of Education building, 10910 Route 108, Ellicott City, Md. 21042. To contact a board member, call 410-313-7197.
The school system's Web page address is: www.howard.k12.md.us
Michael E. Hickey
SCHOOL BOARD MEMBERS AT LARGE
Stephen C. Bounds
Karen B. Campbell
Sandra H. French
Jane B. Schuchardt
PUBLIC SCHOOL CALENDAR
Aug. 30: First day of school for students.
Sept. 3: Schools closed; staff development day.
Sept. 6: Labor Day holiday.
Oct. 21: Schools closed; staff development day.
Oct. 22: Schools closed; Maryland State Teachers Association convention.
Nov. 24: Schools closed; parent/teacher conferences.
Nov. 25, 26: Thanksgiving Day holiday.
Dec. 23-31: Christmas holiday.
Jan. 17: Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.
Feb. 11: Schools closed; parent/teacher conferences.
Feb. 21: Presidents' Day holiday.
March 7: Schools closed; Election Day.
March 17: Schools closed; staff development day.
April 17-20: Spring break.
April 21: Schools closed; Good Friday.
April 24: Schools closed; Easter Monday.
May 29: Memorial Day holiday.
June 13: Last day of school for students.
Atholton: Marianne Pfeiffer, former principal of Forest Ridge Elementary.
Forest Ridge: Allen Olchowski, former principal of Longfellow Elementary.
Lisbon: John Wineke, former principal of Atholton Elementary.
Manor Woods: James Weisner, former principal of Phelps Luck Elementary.
Phelps Luck: John Morningstar, former principal of Manor Woods Elementary.
St. John's Lane: Deborah Jagoda, former assistant principal of Rockburn Elementary.
Stevens Forest: John Birus, former principal of Crofton Meadows Elementary in Anne Arundel County.
Ellicott Mills @ Bonnie Branch: Michael Goins, former principal of Owen Brown Middle.
Harper's Choice: Anthony Harold, former assistant principal of Mayfield Woods Middle.
Lime Kiln: Stephen Gibson, former principal of Patapsco Middle.
Mayfield Woods: Susan Griffith, former assistant principal of Mayfield Woods Middle.
Mount View: James Evans, former principal Harper's Choice Middle.
Owen Brown: Linda Carter, former principal of Guilford School (elementary/middle) in Baltimore City.
Wilde Lake: Brenda Thomas, former assistant principal of Clarksville Middle.
Howard County Gateway School: Frank Eastham, former assistant principal of Oakland Mills High.
IMPORTANT PHONE NUMBERS
Board of Education: 410-313-7197
Public Information: 410-313-6682
Student Transportation: 410-313-6732
Ellicott Mills student population has been moved to Bonnie Branch Middle School while new facility is being built.