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New School Profile Pages!

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Take a deeper dive into data on attendance, demographics, test scores and more on our new School Profile Pages. Each profile includes a link to the Data Dashboard, which shows how your child’s school is doing based on various measures. Starting Monday, March 9, the profiles will feature School Performance Plans that outline goals and an action plan for improvement. Check them out!

Coronavirus Update

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PGCPS administrators and staff are aware of and working proactively to address concerns regarding the spread of Coronavirus (COVID 19).

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Celebrating Diversity: African American History Month!

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Schools put their own unique interpretation on African American History Month celebrations, among them:

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Students at Gladys Noon Spellman and Tulip Grove Elementary Schools acknowledged the many contributions of African Americans by staging living "blacks in wax" museums!


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Northwestern High School art students brought the African American family reunion experience to life through sight, taste, touch and sound.


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Eleanor Roosevelt High School's nationally-acclaimed step squad Dem Raider Boyz combined step and speech for a dynamic and history-filled presentation!

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In Annapolis, student pages spent time reflecting on history in the making as the first-ever African American and woman ascended to Speaker of the Maryland House of Delegates.

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Middle School PSAT Parent Nights

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All 8th grade students were given the PSAT 8/9 assessment in December. Attend an info session to learn how to read your student's PSAT 8/9 score report to identify strengths and weaknesses. Upcoming dates: Tuesday, March 3, Greenbelt Middle School; Wednesday, March 11, Ernest Everett Just Middle School; and Thursday, March 12, Stephen Decatur Middle School. All sessions will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

PGCPS Legislative Night in Annapolis

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Parents, teachers, students and community members joined school system leaders Monday night in Annapolis to support Kirwan funding for public education! 

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2020 Census: Safe and Confidential

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The 2020 Census is just around the corner — and it will help shape our schools and communities over the next ten years! Did you know that by law, your responses are confidential and cannot be used against you in any way? 

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Scholar of the Week: Derrick Griffin, CMIT South HS

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Chesapeake Math and IT Academy South senior and entrepreneur Derrick Griffin has a business designing and customizing sneakers!

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Photo of the Week: Honoring a "Hidden Figure"

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Pre-K students at Frances Fuchs Early Childhood Center honored the legacy of Katherine Johnson, famed NASA mathematician and "hidden figure" who passed this week at 101 years old.

Announcements

Prince George's County National College Fair: April 3

Save the date: The Prince George's County National College Fair will be held Friday, April 3 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Prince George's Sports and Learning Complex.

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2020 Census Student PSA Contest!

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Middle and high school students can plug into #Census2020, civics and their creativity by submitting their best 30-second PSA on why it's critical for families to complete their Census forms!

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College Workshop at University of Maryland

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Estudios Universitarios helps students in grades 6-12 and their families learn about the college application process and financial aid. Attendees will also meet students at the University of Maryland. The event, presented in English and Spanish, also features bilingual campus tours. 

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Summer Youth Employment Program

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The deadline to apply for the Youth @Work /Summer Youth Enrichment Program is Friday, Feb. 28. Announcements about summer 2020 placements will be made on or before Friday, May 1. For more information, contact SYEP@co.pg.md.us. 

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2020-21 School Calendar Available

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The 2020-21 school calendar includes state-mandated holidays for all school districts, including Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Presidents’ Day, Memorial Day and days around Thanksgiving, Christmas and Easter. As community polling sites, schools must also be closed for election days.

2020-2021 Calendar


Career and Technical Education (CTE) Survey

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PGCPS is seeking input from students, teachers and parents about experiences and perceptions of Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs. Our goal is to provide students with a strong foundation of technical knowledge and workplace skills in preparation for college and careers. Please complete the CTE Survey by Friday, March 6.

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#ICYMI: In Case You Missed It

Largo HS Girls and Boys State Indoor Track Champs!

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Largo High School clenched both the boys and girls 1A indoor track  state titles, becoming the fourth team since 2007 to win both the boys and girls indoor titles in the same season!

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Boys and Girls Basketball Champions

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The Charles H. Flowers girls and Oxon Hill boys are this year's county high school basketball champions! Also, the CMIT North High School boys and girls basketball teams are 2020 Willard Champions!


In the Spotlight: Career and Technical Education

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“In Prince George’s County, CTE is an option for every student — those seeking traditional trade careers as well as new, fast-evolving opportunities in STEM, health, biosciences, information technology.”

 

CEO Op-Ed

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