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Harper's Choice Middle School PTA

***Our next PTA meeting will be held on Thursday, November 8 at 7:00 p.m. in the media center.***

The PTA is a rewarding way to meet other parents/guardians in our school community and a way for you to make a difference in your child’s middle school experience!

Our monthly PTA meetings are generally held at 7pm, once a month in the HCMS Media Center. Visit our website for upcoming events and meeting dates, along with more information on becoming a PTA member.

2018-2019 OFFICERS
President: Jaracus Copes
Secretary: Vacancy
Treasurer: Amelia Mullican
Community Partners: Kimberly Hudgens
Citizens Advisory Council (CAC) Rep: Michelle McGuinness
Box Tops Fundraising: Claudia Charity
Hospitality & Staff Appreciation: Phil Weatherford
Webmaster: Diana Tucker
6th Grade Liaison: Venita Whitfield
7th Grade Liaison: Lisa Poletti
8th Grade Liaison: Kimberly Hudgens

Volunteer Information

Confidentiality Training Course

Thank you for your interest in volunteering within the Howard County School System! We value our volunteers and the contributions they make to our students and schools.

According to HCPSS Board Policy, all parent volunteers/chaperones must complete a "Confidentiality Training Course" about protecting the privacy of our students, staff, and schools before they can register to volunteer. Click on the link below to view the brief 5-minute training. When you have completed the course, print and sign the Parent Volunteer Certification form. Please bring the signed form to the HCMS front office.

Confidentiality Training Course

Child Abuse and Neglect Training

Maryland State Law and HCPSS Policy 1030 requires all parent volunteers/chaperones to receive training on the reporting procedures of suspected child abuse prior to serving as a volunteer. Use the link below to view the "Volunteer Training" presentation. After viewing the training, print and sign the Online Training Certificate of Completion form. Please bring the signed form to the HCMS front office.

Volunteer Training Presentation

Thank you again for your participation in our school and helping to ensure our students remain safe.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Mr. Friedheim, Child Abuse & Neglect Liaison: 410-313-6931 or karl_friedheim@hcpss.org