Latest Prince George's County Public Schools Stories

2014-05-31 16:20:08

Playground will enhance family and community well-being LANHAM, MD, May 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Prince George's County community was revitalized today thanks to a new playground

2013-08-07 23:24:40

A public-private partnership with AHD, Equity Management, Share Our Strength, and Prince George's County Public Schools has created a solution for hungry children at Penn Mar Apartments in

2011-04-01 09:03:00

ANNAPOLIS, Md., April 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Comcast Foundation, founded in 1999 to provide charitable support to its local communities and to empower and enrich lives, is awarding 97 Maryland high school seniors scholarships through its annual Leaders and Achievers® Scholarship Program.

2011-03-16 14:44:00

BALTIMORE, March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- State Superintendent of Schools Nancy S. Grasmick and Comcast today announced the 24 semifinalists for the 2011 Comcast Parent Involvement Matters Awards.

2008-09-30 12:00:40

To: NATIONAL EDITORS Contact: Chris Williams, Senior Program Officer, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, +1-206-709-3400, media@gatesfoundation.org Prince Georges County Superintendent Oversaw Dramatic Gains in Student Achievement SEATTLE, Sept.

2008-09-05 00:00:22

By Tony LaRussa Despite a major reorganization of its school buildings and the loss of dozens of teachers and administrators over the summer, the start of school for the nearly 5,000 students in the Penn Hills School District has been fairly smooth, officials say.

2008-09-03 18:00:32

By Richard C Dujardin NORTH PROVIDENCE -- Classes in the public schools begin Tuesday in kindergarten through grade nine while the upper grades start Wednesday. Supt. Donna Ottaviano said it is always difficult to say what the new enrollment will be until after the first couple of weeks.

Word of the Day
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.