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Harper's Choice Middle School PTA

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 7:00 p.m., 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.

2019-2020 HCMS PTA Board
President: Robin Shipman
Vice President: Ingrid Headlam
Treasurer: Amelia Mullican
Secretary: Tania Faulkner
6th grade Liaison: Kathy Tuckey
7th grade Liaison: Sekou Murphy
8th grade Liaison: Lisa Poletti
PTAC: Christina Thomas
Membership/Direct Donation/Spirit Wear: Frances Loman

PTA meetings will be held the first Thursday of every month. Our next PTA meeting will be on February 6 at 7:00 p.m. in the media center.

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 Student Services: 410-313-6931.