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HCPSS Schools Closed March 16 through 27 - Resources Available for Families

Maryland State Superintendent Dr. Karen Salmon directed that all state schools close in response to the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic. Accordingly, all HCPSS schools will be closed March 16-27. You can find the most up to date details about this closing and resources for families, including access to free grab and go meals for students at https://www.hcpss.org/health/coronavirus/.

Volunteers Wanted at LoES

Consider volunteering at LoES Benefits include: Instant LoES Hero status! Helping teachers and staff so they have more time to work with your student(s) Strengthening our school community Growing a feeling of involvement. We are your school family! Miles of smiles from Longfellow students Please check out our Sign Up Genius for upcoming volunteer opportunities here at Longfellow. In and out of school opportunities are available! In school opportunities do require a breif volunteer training that can be accessed here.

HCPSS Summer Program Information

Check out some of the opportunities available to HCPSS students during summer 2020. Additionally, the following PDF document will be shared with students during the month of January.

Learning Together Program at LoES

The Longfellow Regional Early Childhood Center (RECC) prekindergarten programs are making preparations for classes for the 2020-2021 school year. These classes include children with and without disabilities. The program’s focus is helping all children develop communication, literacy, math, problem solving, motor, and social skills. Parents of children who will be 3 by September 1st or 4 by September 1st may obtain an application packet by contacting Cecilia Booth in the school office for an application package beginning February 3, 2020. All applications must be returned by Friday, February 28, 2020. A limited number of openings are available for children without disabilities. Children are selected based upon screening information given on the application form, completion of the “Ages and Stages Questionnaires,” and observations of the child’s participation in a playgroup. If you have any questions, please contact Nicole Lynn at (410) 313-6879.

Kindergarten Registration for 2020-21

Parents/guardians of children who will be five as of September 1, 2020, must enroll their children in kindergarten for the 2020-2021 school year. Parents may begin the enrollment process online now, followed by completion of the registration process at your child’s school. Online registration is not required and parents may elect to complete the full registration in person. Parents may visit your child’s school to complete or initiate enrollment during normal school hours March 9-13, or by appointment following the open registration week. Get more information HERE.

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