Overlea's mission and vision statements

Mission Statement 

To maximize student potential by providing quality and equitable instruction within a professional and inclusive environment to ensure our students are well prepared to achieve success in college and in the work force.

Vision Statement

To ensure our graduates advocate for social justice, have sound judgement, the academic skill set, and perseverance necessary to succeed in and make contributions to a globally competitive society.

Return to in-person
hybrid learning

Hybrid Learning

Communication to Families, Return to In Person Hybrid Learning Form

Dear Overlea High School Families,

As stated in the BCPS Reopening plan, families who have selected virtual learning or not responded to the return to school survey, will have ongoing opportunities to update their choices and choose in-person hybrid learning. Our staff will be able to accommodate requests, make necessary arrangements and work with transportation (if applicable) to ensure a smooth transition back to school. The schedule below is in alignment with the phased re-entry to school. If you would like to return to hybrid in-person learning, please submit your request at:  Link To Hybrid Learning Form

Please use the schedule below to identify request date windows and hybrid learning start dates for students.  The specific start dates will be cohort dependent (Cohort A- Mondays and Cohort B- Thursdays). Families will receive a cohort assignment message before the first day of school.



Request Date Window

(Window closes at 5:00 pm on Fridays)

Start Dates 

(Start dates applicable to the start day of the individual phases)

Phase 1 - Public Separate Day Schools and

Phase 2- Pre- School through

Grade 2

Survey window- February 5

Week of March 1 

February 6- February 19

Week of March 8

February 20 – March 5

Week of March 22

March 6 – March 12

Week of April 6

Phase 3 – OGE Special Education programs Grades 3 -5 and Select CTE programs

Survey window- February 12

Week of March 15

February 13- February 26

Week of March 22

February 27 – March 12

Week of April 6

Phase 4- Grades 3 through 12

Survey window – March 12

Week of March 22 (Grades 6 & 9 only)

Week of April 6



March 13 – March 26

Week of April 19

March 27- April 9

Week of May 3

April 10 – April 23

Week of May 17

April 24 – May 7

Week of May 31


Families must fill out a separate form for each student returning to hybrid learning using the school-specific form. Return to learning form links can be found on school websites. A member of our staff will contact you if we have any questions. Thank you and we look forward to your return!


 Monica C. Sample, Principal


student devices

Having device issues?

Please follow these steps

1. Please access the self-help guide https://bcpsone.bcps.org/support/ or review the resources in the OHS Technology Group on Schoology.Group Code: JV68-RSN3-3CN66

2. Reach out to Ms. Peyton/Mr. Benedetto through the Tech Liaison Support Request Link:
Overlea High School Tech Liaison Support Request

3. Contact the BCPS help desk 443.809.4672 or click on the button to request support through https://bcpsone.bcps.org/support/ 

4.  If a device needs to be repaired or replaced please contact the BCPS Helpdesk.

Google and Schoology Support

Google Meet and Schoology Support Information for Parents

Virtual Meeting Best Practices 

 OHS Student Tech Guide








2021 Athletics Update

The past few months have brought many challenges for our program, and programs everywhere.  As we move forward with the 2020-2021 school year, we have several major announcements, changes, and updates to communicate.

We look forward to continuing to offer an exceptional program, that fosters growth for our student-athletes on the field, in the classroom, and as citizens in our community.   Please review the following sections carefully.  As always, if there are questions, concerns, or feedback that you feel you should share, please contact Athletic Director Bruce Malinowski at bmalinowski@bcps.org

Important Contact Information:

Athletic Director       Bruce Malinowski    bmalinowski@bcps.org

Boys Soccer                  Patrick Letts               pletts2@gmail.com

Girls Soccer                  Michael Loskot          michaelloskotjr@gmail.com

Football                          Craig Rollins               crollins2@bcps.org

Golf                                  Sam Yurow                   syurow@bcps.org

Cheer                              Monique Hart             mhart3@bcps.org

Cross Country            Jeremy White             jwhite9@bcps.org

Volleyball                      Ashleigh Newkirk     anewkirk@bcps.org

Badminton                   Tracey Dowling           tdowling@bcps.org

These are the Varsity Head Coaches of each program which will begin on February 13th.  Other coaches will participate in the virtual sessions; however, these coaches will be your point of contact for the ‘fall’ season.  We will distribute an update closer to the next virtual season with details and coach contact information for the ‘winter’ season, followed by the ‘spring’. 



Principal Mrs. Sample

Ms. Sample, Principal

Mrs. Sample