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Great Schools Near Elkridge Maryland

Published: May 20, 2015

Best Schools in Elkridge, MD

Moving to a new area involves many decisions, but if you have kids…education is high on the list. If you live in Howard County or are moving to or near Elkridge, we’ve compiled a list of locals schools to help make the decision making process easier. We’ve combined all the basics helping to give insight to both public and private schools from 3 of the most trusted school grading sites.

Great Schools Elkridge Maryland

Public: There are 6 schools listed in the area via Great Schools.

Private Schools in Elkridge

Private: There are 3 schools (2 special needs) listed in the area via Private School Review.

Schools in Elkridge, MD

Overview: There are 6 schools (including Public and Private) listed in the area via School Digger.

We hope this list gave you direction and confidence in the choices you make as to where your children will receive their education in Howard County!

Fun Things to Do Near Elkridge, MD

Published: May 14, 2015

Loving where you live is one of those things in life you don’t want to settle for less. Having a diverse selection of fun things to do that are conveniently located near your home is a huge perk! Whether you just moved to a new community you’ve lived there for years…often times, there are hidden gems that only locals are privy to. And sometimes it just takes getting out and driving around to discover your new favorite place.

This post is meant to bring light to a multitude of activities for residents of Howard County to enjoy especially if you live near Elkridge, MD.

Rockburn Branch Park Howard County

Rockburn Branch Park

Enjoy 400+ acres of trails, streams, fields, courts, disc golf, a playground, pavilions and more. The park is open from 7am-dusk. If you like the idea of living near a beautiful park, check out these new homes in Elkridge.

The Timbers at Troy

A great local golf course offering leagues, clinics, camps and lessons, practice facilities, pro shop and grille as well as being an Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary.

ShadowLand Adventures

Kids and adults will have a blast at this top destination for unique laser adventures. A great destination for parties, youth groups, sports teams, team building trainings and more.

Meadowbrook Athletic Complex

If you’re the sporting type and it’s raining, cold, snowing, or just too hot outside to enjoy being active, the MAC has you covered. 35,000 square feet of indoor basketball, volleyball, field hockey, badminton and more.

Watermont Swim Club

With recent upgrades this swim club has what you need to enjoy summer poolside. Enjoy 6 swimlanes, a 12 foot dive well, 2 meter springboard, a waterslide, renovated clubhouse, enclosed baby pool, basketball and horseshoe pit.

This list is just a glimpse of fun activities in the area. Enjoy exploring Elkridge and the surrounding area!

5 Jobs in Elkridge, MD from Companies that are Hiring

Published: May 6, 2015

Jobs Near Elkridge

Looking for work is a full time job. You want to find the right fit and that takes time. A job can be more than just a paycheck. It can be a career that you’re passionate about and brings you fulfillment at the end of the day. Factors for consideration are pay, benefits, opportunity, industry (is this something you’re skilled to do – education/requirements – or a career change), and location.

If you live in Elkridge and want to work nearby, we searched for companies that are hiring and have a history of stability, growth and employee happiness. Take a look at the list below to see if opportunity is in your backyard.

Aerotek
A top ranked staffing agency focused on short-term and permanent work in a multitude of industries including, but not limited to: professional and managerial accounting and finance, health services, administrative services, automotive staffing, labor staffing, call center staffing and more.

Saval Foods
Work in the foodservice industry for a family owned company that also has a marketing arm focused on the restaurant industry. Locally based serving the mid-Atlantic region.

Epic Brands
Passion for the spirit industry and apparel aren’t just part of the job…they’re part of life for Epic employees. From summer camps to sales associates see if you’d like to join their team.

Lorien Health
Another local company that is family owned serving individuals needing rehabilitation, skilled nursing and assisted living care. Lorien has four locations in Howard County and a variety of jobs opportunities.

UnitedHealth Group
Opportunities to work in the healthcare industry in several capacities from medical to IT to administrative. Why work there? Check out their Top 10 Reasons.

Don’t live in Elkridge? We have new homes in Ellicott City and other areas of Howard County if you’re in the market for a new job and/or a new community. Thank you for reading and best wishes in your search!

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