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Quince Orchard Marching Cougars To Perform At The White House Ellipse

Quince Orchard Marching Cougars To Perform At The White House Ellipse

 

Field Show USA will take Marching Bands from the traditional football field performance and place them right in the center of our nation's capital. It will take place on October 10, 2011at The White House Ellipse, and will feature marching bands from across the USA. The Marching Cougars of Quince Orchard High School (Gaithersburg, MD), two-time Maryland State Band Champions will compete in this event at 11:15am.

The event will begin with a combined Marching Band performance of "America the Beautiful" and our "National Anthem."  This will be performed in commemoration of the 10th Anniversary of the tragic events of 9/11. 

Highest Ever SAT Participation

Highest Ever SAT Participation

 

The following information was sent to us by Deborah Gilmartin:

 

PGCPS Superintendent Named To National PTA Board of Directors

 

UPPER MARLBORO, MD – Prince George’s County Public Schools Superintendent, Dr. William R. Hite Jr., was recently appointed to the National Parent Teacher Association (PTA) Board. Dr. Hite’s term will expire in 2013

During his term, Dr. Hite will support the National PTA in meeting the goals of their strategic plan as they collectively create a research agenda that advocates family engagement to support educational success, health, and well-being; develop and implement evidence-based policy, programs and resources; recognize and implement best practices among PTAs through 2013.

Langley Park-McCormick Elementary Honored Through New Recognition Program

Langley Park-McCormick Elementary Honored Through New Recognition Program

 

According to the Prince George's County Public Schools Communication Office:

Langley Park-McCormick Elementary School in Hyattsville has been recognized as a  “Super School” by Imagine Learning as part of their new Imagine Nation customer recognition program. School staff and students were presented with a banner, a plaque, and software during an assembly with students in Grades 1-4 on September 13. The school uses the company's award-winning language and literacy software, Imagine Learning English, to address the needs of students for whom English is a second language. English is a second language for approximately 66-percent of the students at Langley Park-McCormick Elementary School.

Patriots Technology Training Center to Host Back to School Kick Off

"WELCOME BACK" Students, Teachers, Parents, Guidance Counselors, Principals, Superintendent and School Board Members... We have a great STEM line up for this year. We invite to you join us on Saturday, September 17th at Kenmoor Middle School, 2500 Kenmoor Drive, Landover, MD from 10am to 1pm. We have partnered with 12 middle schools that will provide a team to participate in our academic competitions. Come and check out our competitions and sign up to be in the competition of your choice. Please let us know if you are planning to join us by RSVP at info@patriots-ttc.org. We look forward to seeing you and preparing for a FANTASTIC year!

Safe Routes to Schools Grant Funding Awarded to Prince George's County

 

Maryland Lt. Governor Brown will announce a major award of funding to Prince George's County through the State's Safe Routes to Schools Program to enhance student pedestrian safety on Friday morning, September 9, 2011,10:30 AM,  at Glenridge Elementary, 7200 Gallatin Street, Landover Hills, Maryland. 

 

Prince George's County Police Departments 36th Annual Back-to-School Night

Prince George's County Police Departments 36th Annual Back-to-School Night

 

Prince George's County, Maryland: The Prince George’s County Police Department’s Community Services Division will be hosting its 36th Annual Back-to-School Night to recognize and honor the hard work and dedication of the Crossing Guard Unit. 

What:    Back-To-School Night and Service Awards Ceremony
        
When:   Tuesday, September 6, 2011
  
Time:     6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
              
Where:   Police Services Complex 
                7600 Barlowe Road
                Landover, Maryland 20785 

Members of the media are invited to attend.  For more information, contact the Community Services Division at (301) 909-7126.