Support Our School


Visit the Hammond PTA Website

The next PTA meeting will be held on Thursday, January 13 at 7:00 p.m. in the HMS Media Center.


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.

Band Boosters

Information forthcoming. 


Information forthcoming.