Important News & Upcoming Events

Winter Dance Concert Tonight and Friday!

The Hammond Dance Department’s Annual Winter Dance Concert is this Thursday, January 18th and Friday, January 19th at 7:30pm. Tickets cost $7.0 and will be available at the door.

Attention Freshmen and Sophomores!

Did you miss attending Career Academy ARL shadow days in November? Here’s another chance to visit the ARL in January. It will not be too late to adjust your course selections for next year if you decide to enroll in an ARL academy. January 30 (Snow date Feb. 6): AM Programs for Sophomores: Computer Networking, Architectural Design, Automotive Technology, Systems and Project Engineering, Graphic Design, or Academy of Finance January 31 (Snow date Feb. 7): AM Programs for Sophomores– Construction Management, Biotechnology, Computer Essentials - Cybersecurity, Homeland Security and Emergency Management, or Animation and Interactive Media January 31 (Snow date Feb. 7): PM Programs for Sophomores: Health Professions or Hotel and Restaurant Management Freshman only may attend the Aerospace Engineering program or the Early College Program in Cybersecurity on the morning of February 1st (Snow date Feb. 8). Permission slips for all shadow experiences are available in Student Services. Deadline to sign up is January 16th.

Scheduling Update! New for 2018-19

Please see the video below for important information concerning registering for class for 2017-18 HCPSS Connect Instructions: English Directions Instrucciones en espanol 한국어 지침

Hammond Happenings Video

Hammond highlights senior, Jasmine Joseph, and her work with the Chesapeake Bay Foundation

A Little Night Music

A Little Night Music The Hammond Music Department is excited to invite you to a cabaret-style dinner full of delicious food and fantastic music, all provided by Hammond music students. While students serve you a three-course pasta dinner, others from the Jazz Band, Wind Ensemble, Orchestra, and Choir will entertain you with an exciting variety of great music. A Little Night Music takes place on Saturday, February 3rd at 7:00pm in the Hammond Cafeteria. Tickets can be purchased at . Questions can be sent to Ms. Larsson at Get your tickets soon!

It's Academic

Hammond's It's Academic team is in need of donations for its upcoming Green Eggs & Hammond tournament that will be held on Sat., Jan. 13th. The students on the team have spent months putting together an academic tournament that will host nearly 40 teams from the Baltimore/D.C. area. Any contribution is greatly appreciated: Thank you for supporting Hammond's It's Academic team!

Hammond's Got Talent is looking for you!

Do you sing, dance, do martial arts, play an instrument, or have another “hidden” talent? Then we would love to have you be a part of Hammond’s Got Talent. Auditions will be January 10th, 11th, 12th. Please stop by room 218 to pick up an audition packet.

The 9th Grade College and Career Fair is seeking potential presenters

Are you a doctor? Nurse? Plumber? Engineer? Electrician? HVAC Specialist? Business Owner? We are looking for you. The 9th Grade College and Career Fair is seeking potential presenters for this school year's fair on Thursday, April 12th from 7:45am-2pm. We need your help in talking to small groups of 9th grade students about your career and what you did to achieve that career goal. If you are interested in speaking with our 9th grade students at the fair (even if just for part of the day), please contact Mrs. Mary Goff ( or Mrs. Samantha Filipiak ( for more details.

Yearbooks on Sale Now

Give the Gift of Memories this Holiday Season! Are you struggling to figure out what gift to give your Hammond student this holiday season? Get them a copy of the 2018 Hammond High YEARBOOK! They are on sale now for $70. Visit to order.

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