Students living in North Laurel are served by the schools of the Howard County Public School System. Howard County Public Schools manages 71 schools with a student enrollment of approximately 49,000 students. Local colleges and universities ready to fulfill the higher learning needs of students and adult learners include Howard Community College, University of Maryland, Bowie State University, Anne Arundel Community College, The Community College of Baltimore County, and Catholic University of America.
North Laurel is within driving distance from several community parks and the Rocky Gorge Reservoir. Additionally, any seasonal activities and community programs are headed by the Howard County Department of Recreation and Parks. The Recreation and Parks department also heads Howard County’s many heritage sites and historical points of interest. Residents may rediscover Howard County’s past by visiting the B&O Railroad Museum, the Patapsco Female Institute Historic Park, Waverly Mansion, Thomas Isaac Log Cabin, and the Blandair Farm, to name a few.
If you’re looking to engage in some physical activity, whether it happens to be golfing, hiking, jogging, or some friendly league games, it can all be done here in Howard County. Residents of North Laurel interested in playing a few rounds of golf can head to Timbers at Troy Golf Course, Hobbits Glen Golf Course, Fairway Hills Golf Course, Cross Creek Golf Club, Gunpowder Golf Course, and Hampshire Greens Golf Course. Howard County also has a number of hiking, jogging and walking trails (some are even available for our four-legged friends).
All of North Laurel’s city services are under the jurisdiction of Howard County, including the police department and sheriff’s office, as well as the fire department and general hospital.
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