FY2019 HCPSS Proposed Budget – $850.7 Million

The Superintendent’s Proposed FY 2019 Operating Budget is out…here is some information from the Baltimore Sun: Howard County Superintendent Michael Martirano on Tuesday night introduced what he called a defining $850.7 million operating budget proposal that adds 137 new student service-related positions and cuts roughly four dozen administrative jobs. An increased focus on student mental health…

HCPSS Interim Superintendent’s Proposed Recommendations to address overcrowding in schools

In case you missed the Howard County Board of Education meeting last night, here is a recap of the Interim Superintendent’s recommendation regarding redistricting (via HCPSS Press Release): Howard County Public School System Interim Superintendent Dr. Michael J. Martirano presented his recommendations to relieve overcrowding in elementary and high schools, open new Elementary School #42…

Cut Foose Loose Rally On April 24th

Details About the Rally: Gathering to peacefully encourage HCPSS superintendent Renee Foose to resign. Stay if you can and testify on the HCPSS budget Date/Time: April 24th at 6:15pm Location: George Howard Building, Howard County Government (3430 Court House Dr, Ellicott City, Maryland 21043) Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/452823198386880/ If you make it out to the Rally today…post some…

HCPSS FY2018 Operating Budget Request

A collection of information you may find interesting… Howard County schools superintendent Renee Foose revealed her fiscal 2018 operating budget proposal Tuesday night, an $868.9 million budget request that tops last year’s request by $30.2 million. (Read More) For those that don’t remember, Superintendent Foose budget request last year was the following “Superintendent Renee Foose’s…