For Parents

BCPS provides many resources for parents. Please visit the BCPS Parent University page for more information by clicking the picture below.

BCPS parent university link

Parents and schools need to work together for the betterment of the students. Parents play an important role in providing support and building the confidence of their children. Parents should check some of the
tips or activities they can use to develop their children’s confidence and improve their school experience.


Testing is an important topic for everyone. Maryland is in the process of creating and implementing new tests to determine the achievement of our students. The following document will provide some information on the new tests that will be administered.

Top 10 Things Parents Need to Know about Testing in Maryland

The 2016 Maryland Report Card and the Individual School Performance Reports were received from the Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) in May 2017.

2016 Maryland Report Card

Title I Reward School

During the 2013-2014 school year, Lansdowne Elementary School was identified as a Title I Reward School.  The Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) recognized Lansdowne Elementary School as a Reward School based on the results of the school’s Maryland State Assessment (MSA) data.  


We love having parents and community members volunteer in our school. All of the information to become a volunteer is on our BCPS website. Volunteer training is now completed online. The first step is to fill out an application and then turn it in at the school. In order to complete the training, you must watch the tutorial and answer the questions that follow.  
If you have any further questions, please contact our Parent Service Coordinator, Laurie Slack, by calling the school.