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#TeamPGCPS Says "No" to Bullying!

October is National Bullying Prevention Month! On Unity Day, students and staff took a stand against bullying and a commitment to kindness, acceptance and inclusion!

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Homework Survey Deadline Extended

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Have you taken our Homework Survey? Please weigh in as we develop new guidelines on homework. The deadline is Monday, Oct. 28.

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Get Ready for Our 4th Annual Family Institute and County Government Resource Fair!


On Saturday, Nov. 2 join us for this year's Family Institute Conference and County Government Resource Fair featuring internationally-renowned motivational speaker and founder of Capital Preparatory Schools, Dr. Steve Perry!

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PSAT 8/9 Information Sessions for 8th Grade Parents

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Did you know that all eighth-graders will take the PSAT during the week of Dec. 2? Attend an upcoming parent night to learn more about the test. The first session is Wednesday, Oct. 30 at Greenbelt Middle School.

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Eleanor Roosevelt Band Raising Funds for Elite Conference


The Eleanor Roosevelt High School Chamber Ensemble is only the third high school band from Maryland to be invited to perform at the prestigious Midwest Clinic  — and they are hoping to raise enough money to get there! 

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Specialty Programs: Explore High School Culinary Arts


Take a look inside our Culinary Arts program and meet a recent Bladensburg High School grad who is a rising star with Wolfgang Puck Catering! 


Nov. 5: CEO's Community Listening Session

Share your ideas, concerns and solutions at CEO Dr. Monica Goldson's third and final fall listening session on Tuesday, Nov. 5 at Fairmont Heights High School.

New! PGCPS en Español


We invite Spanish-speaking families and community members to connect with our new PGCPS en español Facebook page for important information on events, programs and more!

Reminder: Apply for Free and Reduced-Price Meals

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Apply now for free and reduced-price meals! Completing the form helps determine additional funding for staff and school resources and will prevent a disruption of meal services for your child.

Blueprint for Maryland's Future Forum

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The Coalition for the Blueprint for Maryland’s Future will host a community forum on Monday, Nov. 18 at Oxon Hill High School.

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#ICYMI: In Case You Missed It

Enrollment Reaches Historic High


PGCPS enrollment is up by almost 4,000 students this school year, the largest single-year increase in 15 years. 

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CODE-E Robot Offers Lessons on Digital Future

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Robot CODE-E recently taught students about emerging technologies to prepare them for a tech-powered workplace. 

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Students Build Sports Gear for Peers with Disabilities

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Kenmoor Middle School students are learning lessons in engineering, math and science while creating inclusive solutions for peers with disabilities.

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