• News Release: Charter Schools Lottery Application Available Online

    November 9, 2016
    For Immediate Release
    Office of Communications

    UPPER MARLBORO, MD – Prince George's County Public Schools' Charter School Office is now accepting online applications for the 2017-18 school year. All Prince George’s County families can apply and applications are available at http://lottery.pgcps.org. Applications will be accepted until January 27, 2017 at 5 p.m.

    There are 10 PGCPS Public Charter schools with academic programs for students in grades K-12, including:

    To attend a Public Charter Schools Open House Information Session, please click here for a complete schedule. For more information, please contact 301-808-8150.

    To learn more about all of our specialty programs and their application deadlines, please click here

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    Prince George's County Public Schools (PGCPS), one of the nation's 25 largest school districts, has 208 schools and centers, more than 130,000 students and nearly 19,000 employees. The school system serves a diverse student population from urban, suburban and rural communities located in the Washington, DC suburbs. PGCPS is nationally recognized for innovative programs and initiatives that provide students with unique learning opportunities, including arts integration, environmental and financial literacy, and language immersion.