Hammond High School

Where People Are Important

Hours: 7:25 a.m. – 2:10 p.m.

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Principal – John DiPaula

8800 Guilford Road, Columbia, MD 21046 (Google map)



410-313-7632, fax - Temporarily out of service. Please email scanned documents to Hammond_HS@hcpss.org

There are several ways that you can contact Hammond HS during this Virtual Learning

Front Office 

Email us at Hammond_HS@hcpss.org 
Visit our Virtual Front Office through Google Meet

Monday - Friday
8am - 11am  and   12pm - 3pm

Give us a call at 410-313-7615
Email about absences - HaHSAbsence@hcpss.org 


Student Services 

Email us
Or Visit our Student Services Virtual Office *

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
 8am - 11:30am  and 1pm - 3pm
*Due to the nature of these office hours, to visit the Student Services Virtual Front Office, you must be logged into yhour student's HCPSS account. 


The mission of Hammond High School is to provide an academically challenging and nurturing environment, preparing students to be responsible, productive, life-long learners in a diverse and rapidly changing society.


By the time students graduate from Hammond High School, they will be college and career ready by exhibiting global cultural awareness, critical thinking skills, collaborative skills, effective communication skills, proficiency in technology use, and the ability to be life-long learners.

School Profile: Hammond High School
Fast facts about Hammond HS listing special programs, total enrollment, accomplishments and more.

MSDE School Report Card
The Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) School Report Card reflects overall school performance using a combination of academic and school quality indicators.

Community Superintendent

With a focus on instruction as a birth-through-graduation continuum, Community Superintendents better position the school system to support students throughout their entire journey with HCPSS. View community superintendents by regional area.

Community Superintendent Area 1: Patrick Saunderson

Board of Education Representative

Howard County public schools are divided into school clusters, which are assigned to individual Board members to facilitate school visitations, attend special events, and provide a point of contact for each school community. View all BOE school cluster assignments.

HAHS BOE Representative: Jolene Mosley