HCPSS MPIA Request #2020-367

Requested Information
Seeking a list of the age and last names of High School teachers in the areas of Mathematics, Physics, Technology Education, Business Education, and Computer Science hired during the months of March-September in the years 2017, 2018, 2019, and 2020 for teaching jobs in Howard County.
Date Received
Response Notes

Responsive to this request, in addition to the data provided below, general information regarding hiring practices can be found in an annual report from our Human Resources office: https://go.boarddocs.com/mabe/hcpssmd/Board.nsf/files/BKVVWQ6F55B3/$file/01%2023%202020%20Human%20Resources%20Annual%20Report%20BR.pdf.

Responsive Documents
Responsive to this request, please find attached available data specific to the timeframe requested. Per clarification you are seeking the following for the hiring seasons March - September 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020:

1. Date of hire

2. Age of hire

3. Teaching Experience of hire

4. Classification of last name (whether or not the surname was Hispanic)

5. The subject areas of Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics, Spanish, History, Technology Education, Business Education.

The attached contains the requested information regarding all teachers hired and placed in high school teaching positions in the requested content areas in 2017, 2018, and 2019. As placements have not yet been made for SY2021, this information is not available for 2020. Please note the additional data parameters as included in the chart for reference. HCPSS has made substantial efforts to ensure the accuracy of this information; however, data collection and reporting is consistently subject to change. Please be mindful when comparing data as many variances can occur between reports based on date pulled, parameters used, categories included, etc.

*Some request language is summarized to include the requester's specific document requests and legally protected information (such as personally identifiable information of a student) or personal, defamatory and malicious content removed at the discretion of the school system.

**Responses containing legally protected information available only to the person of interest are omitted from the above report.

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