Category Archives: HCPSS

Redistricting is not a prerequisite for state funding for new school construction

From numerous previous conversations, I was told that the Maryland State will not grant funding to HCPSS for new school construction until HCPSS school redistricting is done. Today I know from two sources that this information is not correct. So … Continue reading

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Some thoughts on AAC redistricting proposal

The AAC is still taking comments from the residents, but I am not sure how exactly certain comments are evaluated. Last night Polygon 147 (newly developed Centennial Overlook and 50 years old Woodland and Oak Hill) definitely showed up strong … Continue reading

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I am now a 2018 Howard County Board of Education Candidate

I am now a 2018 Howard County Board of Education Candidate. I filed my candidacy form Monday afternoon. I believe with our parents and kids, school teachers and staff, and our diverse communities, we can provide one of the best … Continue reading

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Some River Hill Redistricting History

From David E. Thalheimer, Clarksville Happenings of Facebook. It is very informative. Back to the Future (of Redistricting): I wanted to provide a little historical perspective on the current redistricting proposals and discuss the current proposals. The HCPSS presented a … Continue reading

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Updated School Redistricting for River Hill Area

This new plan was presented by the Area Attendance Committee. I extracted the data from the map from the school website: http://www.hcpss.org/school-planning/aac-process/. The presented result is very difficult to comprehend, for example, how many kids are moved, how their metrics … Continue reading

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Citizen Feedback on School Redistricting

Please see how AAC and HCPSS is responding to your feedback if you sent them something. So this may change the original proposed plan in the feasibility study https://chaowu.org/2017/06/20/proposed-2018-hcpss-redistricting/. The original file is http://www.hcpss.org/f/schoolplanning/aac/2017-08-01-citizen-recommendations.pdf. Since it has 16 pages, I … Continue reading

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2017 HCPSS Redistricting Survey Result

The survey result is out. The original file is http://www.hcpss.org/f/schoolplanning/aac/2017-08-01-survey-summary.pdf. I am a little surprised there were so few people took the survey.

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