Middle school

Student Exchange Program

Student exchange is a profound and positive experience - not just for the exchange student, but also for the American families, schools, and communities where each student is placed. What better way to get excited about the upcoming school year, than by signing up to host an International High School Exchange Student!?

Mountain Lions Cycling Club

The Mountain Lions Cycling Club (MLCC) is the Howard County youth mountain bike team participating in the Maryland Interscholastic Cycling League. MLCC provides a fun, safe and high-quality competitive mountain biking program for students in Grades 6-12. Boys and girls enjoy a positive outdoor experience founded on core principles of inclusivity, equity, respect, and community. All skill and fitness levels welcome, no experience necessary! The 2021 season begins in April, and continues through a four-race season ending in Fall 2021.

Temple University Summer Reading and Writing Programs

Help your child become a confident, enthusiastic reader! Strengthen your child's reading skills, boost their confidence and motivation, and inspire your child to read for enjoyment. 

Our programs teach key reading skills for every grade, from phonics and sight words for younger children, to textbook strategies and writing skills for older kids, and everything in between. 

Comic Book Creation After School Program

The Society, Incorporated, Howard County Chapter is sponsoring a Virtual Comic Book Creation After School Program for middle school students. Participants will learn how to create their own comic book and take command of their own stories. Art lessons and the art of storytelling will be taught. For more information, contact Drue Nixon at drue.nixon@yahoo.com. Please register at: thesociety,inchoco.org.

The program begins on March 17, 2021 and ends on May 26, 2021. The program meets every other Wednesday from 3:30–4:30 PM. 


Howard County Food Bank

The Community Action Council of Howard County (CAC) provides access to nutritious food through the operation of its Howard County Food Bank and the support  food pantries throughout Howard County, as well as by assisting clients with their SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) applications. In addition, CAC operates a Community Garden, which provides locally grown, organic produce to clients of the Howard County Food Bank.


Housing, Energy and Weatherization Assistance

The Community Action Council of Howard County (CAC) offers financial support to families that are struggling with electric and fuel costs through our energy assistance program. CAC’s weatherization assistance program permanently reduces energy bills by making the home more energy efficient. CAC’s housing assistance program provides one-time financial support to prevent eviction or assist with rent.

Millionaire's Club

The Millionaire's Club is a complete financial skills program designed for delivery in a club-like setting at high schools and middle schools.

The Millionaire's Club was developed by professionals from non-profit banking, education, and financial literacy disciplines. The focus is on delivering a meaningful learning experience to Club members that will provide lifelong personal finance skills so participants avoid financial missteps, and prosper in our ever-challenging financial world.