High school

FREE Summer Life Skills Classes

Back by popular demand! Registration is open for HC DrugFree's FREE summer online Life Skills classes for Howard County students in grades 6-9 (if your student is slightly younger or older, each request will be considered). Evidence-based curriculum. Students can say "NO" and learn to resist high-risk behaviors while keeping their friends. Younger students learn from amazing Ho Co college students. Kids listen to older kids, so here's an opportunity for your kids to hear what YOU have been trying to get them to hear.

Virtual Global Learning Experience: Learn Spanish

This is an opportunity for students to learn Spanish and Central American culture. All lessons and activities will be online.  Students are paired with an individual instructor in Guatemala who will begin with the appropriate proficiency level of Spanish. The 10 hours of lessons can be scheduled for times that are best for you. Five, one-hour cultural activity sessions are scheduled throughout the two-week period. Sessions will be recorded and available should a session be missed.

HCC Nursing and Allied Health Virtual Information Session

Thursday, July 8 at 3:30 pm

Howard Community College’s Nursing and Allied Health Admissions team will present an overview of the Nursing and Allied Health programs offered at HCC, including each program's admission requirements.

The session is open to the public, free of charge, and will last approximately an hour or until all questions are answered. To register, please visit howardcc.edu/InfoSessions

Free Covid Vaccine Clinic!

Calling all 12-21 year olds! Have gotten the COVID-19 Vaccine? Get your FREE Phizer Vaccine THIS SATURDAY from 12 noon- 4:00pm at St John Baptist Church located at 9055 Tamar Dr, Columbia, MD 21045 and be entered to win a PS 5 gaming system! That’s EVERY SATURDAY from 12 noon- 4:00pm at St John Baptist Church located at 9055 Tamar Dr, Columbia, MD 21045!

Howard Community College Fall Enrollment Virtual Information Session

Thursday, July 29 at 3:30 pm

Howard Community College's Office of Admissions and Advising will present an overview of the enrollment process and course formats for the fall semester.

The session is open to the public, free of charge, and will last approximately an hour or until all questions are answered. To register, please visit howardcc.edu/InfoSessions

Howard Community College Fall Enrollment Virtual Information Session

Thursday, June 24 at 3:30pm

Howard Community College's Office of Admissions and Advising will present an overview of the enrollment process and course formats for the fall semester.

The session is open to the public, free of charge, and will last approximately an hour or until all questions are answered. To register, please visit howardcc.edu/InfoSessions

Let's Talk about Money: Smart Cents Personal Finance Boot Camp for Teens

Dates: July 19-23

Registration Deadline: July 14 for materials pickup, July 16 for electronic delivery of materials.

What is Smart Cents Camp for Teens?

  • Activity and conversation based personal finance program for teens, live via Zoom
  • Money management skills to be empowered and confident about the future
  • Family engagement component 

Teens learn: