PTA News

Tue, 08/23/2022 - 1:54pm


Dates at a glance:

April 22 - Jason’s Deli Spirit Night 

April 26 - Deadline to order discounted Hersheypark tickets via PTA

May 2 - PTA General Meeting and Election, Deadline for Spring Fling Tickets

May 3 - Spring Fling for all students at HMS

May 6 - Staff Appreciation Week Begins…Ready for it?

May 11 - Taharka Brothers Ice Cream Pickup at HMS

June 7 - 8th Grade Celebration at Harriet Tubman Cultural Center

June 10 - Chipotle Spirit Night (Brokenland Parkway)

Spirit Nights:

Monday, April 22: Jason's Deli 8874 McGaw Road, Columbia, MD 21045, from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Looking ahead:

May 11: Taharka Brothers Ice Cream. Pickup on May 11 at 3:30 at HMS. Pre-order only. Sale begins May 5. Code HAMMONDMS

June 10: Chipotle: 5:00pm-9:00pm, 9851 Broken Land Parkway, Columbia, MD 21045

DEADLINE APPROACHING! - Hershey Park Discounted Ticket Sale ends April 26

Buy deeply discounted Hersheypark tickets (almost 40% off!) and help raise funds for Hammond Middle School PTA! Tickets are $55 each. To order, please complete the form at and submit payment. You may either send a check to school payable to HMS PTA (write Hershey in memo line) OR submit payment via MemberHub at Orders close April 26 at 12 p.m. Tickets will be available mid-May and valid any operating day through January 1, 2025.

Spring Fling Tickets On Sale through May 2

Spend time with friends after school! Event includes a photo booth, DJ, outdoor sports, snacks, and a slushie. $10 per ticket. The event will run 3:15-5p.m. on Friday, May 3 at HMS. Purchase Spring Fling tickets on MemberHub. Sales close May 2 at 11:59 p.m. Don’t miss out!

If you are experiencing financial hardship and would like to attend the event, please contact HMS Administration. 

We are still in need of chaperones to help with the Spring Fling. Please register here:

8th Grade Party Tickets on Sale Now!

This fun celebration for 8th graders only will be held June 7, from 5-8 p.m. at Harriet Tubman Cultural Center in Columbia. It will include a DJ, photo booth, food, prizes, and more for $20 per ticket. We are in need of chaperones for this event. If you are experiencing financial hardship and would like to attend the event, please contact HMS Administration. 

PTA Meeting Dates - Save the Date

General Meeting Dates: 3/7 (virtual), 5/2 (election) at 7 p.m.

Board Meeting Dates: 6/6 at 7 p.m.

You can view materials from previous meetings​​​​​​​

Please contact with any questions. Thank you and have a great weekend!