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New Board of Education Member Takes Office

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Bryan M. Swann was sworn in to fill the vacant District 4 seat on the Prince George’s County Board of Education, following appointment by Prince George’s County Executive Angela Alsobrooks.

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Students Host Mental Health Forum

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The Student Member of the Board of Education (SMOB) advisory team hosted its 2nd Annual Mental Health Forum, addressing self-esteem, conflict resolution, strategies for stress, relationship management and more!

Eight Seniors Awarded Posse Scholarships

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Eight high school seniors have been named Posse Scholars and will receive four-year, full-tuition college scholarships, each worth approximately $140,000!

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Apply for Elementary School Specialty Programs 

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Interested in a specialty program for your elementary school student? Now is the time to apply for our creative and performing arts, talented and gifted (TAG), language immersion and Montessori programs!

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#NationalMentoringMonth: Uplifting Women

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Croom High School students were treated to a high tea and networking event sponsored by the school's My Sister's Keeper team, which supports young women with social, professional and mentoring relationships. 

2020 Census: Service to Community!

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In just two months, residents will begin receiving information in the mail to complete the 2020 Census. Will you commit to being Census-ready and serving your community by completing your family's census form this March?

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Photo of the Week: Learning in Living Color!


University Park Elementary third-graders class took a social studies "field trip" to the state of California!


Reminder: Schools and Offices Closed Monday, Jan. 20

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All schools and offices will be closed this Monday, Jan. 20 for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Want to make it a Day of Service? Prince George's County has several opportunities to get involved!

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FY2021 Budget Work Sessions and Public Hearings

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Join the Prince George’s County Board of Education on Tuesday, Jan. 21 at Northwestern High School to learn more about the proposed fiscal year 2021 operating budget and share your priorities. Budget Work Session: 5 p.m. Budget Public Hearing: 7 p.m. 

Second Quarter Ends Next Week


The second quarter of the academic school year closes Friday, Jan. 24! Keep tabs on grades anytime in our SchoolMax Family Portal.

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Apply for Summer Youth At Work Program

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Applications for the Prince George's County 2020 Youth@Work/Summer Youth Enrichment Program will be accepted through Friday, Feb. 28. The program offers youth and young adults paid summer employment experiences.

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Emergency Notifications, School Closings and Delays 


Winter is here! Stay informed of closures or delays via updates on our website, social media platforms, e-mail and text alerts and media reports. Sign up to receive e-alerts.

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#ICYMI: In Case You Missed It

Teachers Honored for Art Education

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Congratulations to our art teachers and leaders recently honored with the 2019 Maryland Art Educator Association Award! 

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Back to the Classroom Challenge


CEO Dr. Monica Goldson challenged principals to teach a classroom lesson this school year. See how Dr. Goldson herself recently stepped up to the task!


New DuVal HS Aerospace Facility Nears Completion

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Construction on a new aerospace facility at DuVal High School – which will house a large multipurpose lab for aviation maintenance, flying drones and other equipment – is almost complete!

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