OAKLAND MILLS HIGH SCHOOL
OMHS Food Pantry: Donations Needed!
Drop off at The Other Barn
The OMHS community food pantry will open its doors again soon and is need of food donations. Bring your non-perishable food donations to The Other Barn during regular business hours, and we will make sure they get to the high school. For more information, click HERE.
Homecoming 2019
October 4th
Pre-game Festival : 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. (OMHS back parking lot)
Game vs. Long Reach: 7:00 p.m.
OMHS Annual Craft Fair
November 2nd, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
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Free admission. For more information or if you would like to be a vendor, visit the craft fair website.
Come out and cheer for our Scorps!
Find schedules and scores at County Sports Zone.
2019-2020 Safe Driving Presentations
In order to obtain student parking permits, students and parents must attend a safe driving presentation. For more information, including a list of presentation dates and locations, click HERE .
OAKLAND MILLS MIDDLE SCHOOL
Back to School Night
September 12th, 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
STEVENS FOREST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Back to School Night, Grades 1st & 2nd
September 19th, 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.
White Acre Road Street Improvements: Pedestrian Impact
The County is making improvements to White Acre Road which have closed pedestrian access to the north side of the street. Click HERE for more information.
TALBOTT SPRINGS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades 1-5 Back to School Night
September 19th, 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.
Green Apple Day of Service
September 28th, 9:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Please join TSES for a fun day of cleaning up the school and making it a better place for students. All are welcome and the event is free. If possible, please bring a rake or shovel and a water bottle. 
THUNDER HILL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Back to School Night, Grades K-2
September 18th, 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.
Back to School Night, Grades 3-5/GT
September 19th, 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.
HOWARD COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOL SYSTEM
No school on September 30th
School Volunteer Training
According to HCPSS Board Policy, all parent volunteers/chaperones must complete the following training and submit the certificate to their child's school's front office before they will be allowed to volunteer. If parents have children at multiple schools, separate certificates must be obtained and submitted to all of their children's schools.
School Meals
Click HERE to access the school system's food and nutrition website. Find out how to apply for free and reduced meals, access MySchoolBucks to pay for your child's meals, and see what's on the menu.
School System Calendar
Click HERE .
Update your Family File!
All HCPSS families must update their Family File every year. Click HERE for info.
Board of Education Meetings 
  • Sept. 17th, 7:00 p.m. – Attendance Area Adjustment Public Hearing I
  • Sept. 19th, 4:00 and 7:00 p.m. – Regular Meeting

All meetings are held in the Boardroom of the Department of Education, 10910 Clarksville Pike, Ellicott City.
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RESTAURANT NIGHTS
THES Night at MOD Pizza
Columbia Mall, 10000 Town Center Ave, Suite C  
Make sure to mention this fundraiser. RSVP i s not required but will help MOD Pizza plan and staff accordingly:
TSES PTA Night at Pie Five
September 17th, 4:00 to 9:00 p.m.
OMHS Class of 2021 Spirit Night
at Red Robin
September 26th, 5:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Red Robin, 8640 Snowden River Pkwy, Columbia
Mention this fundraiser to have your sales applied to class funds.
TSES PTA Night at Chick-fil-A
October 2nd, 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
OAKLAND MILLS EDUCATION COMMITTEE
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Next meeting: Tuesday, September 24th, 6:00 p.m. at The Other Barn

The Oakland Mills Community Association's Education Committee supports and advocates for all Oakland Mills schools and county-wide on a variety of issues. A ll interested individuals are welcome to join the conversation!

For more information contact Oakland Mills Board of Directors Chair and Education Committee Chair, Jonathan Edelson at   jledelson.omca@gmail.com.
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
Be sure to check out the volunteer opportunities at each individual school in the school boxes above!

A-OK Mentoring  
Make a difference! Help enhance the academic and social development of identified Howard County elementary school students in schools near you through a consistent, supportive relationship with a child. Volunteers must be available weekday, daytime hours to meet one-on-one with an assigned student during the school day or with students in small groups in afterschool programs. Website:  www.aokmentor.org

Volunteer Training
According to HCPSS Board Policy, all volunteers must complete a Confidentiality Training Course about protecting the privacy of our students, staff, and schools. View the Volunteer Certification Course  here .