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Specialty Programs and Public Charter School Application Process

Please see the chart below for additional information on PGCPS Specialty Programs and Public Charter Schools currently accepting applications for the 2015-2016 school year.  View 2015 Specialty Programs Overview

 

Program

School Sites/Websites

Open House/
Info Session

Application Deadline

       
Academic Programs   Academic Programs showcase will be held on October 30 at Eleanor Roosevelt from 6 -9 and Dr. Henry A. Wise Jr. HS November 5 at 6pm.   

Creative & Performing Arts

Benjamin Foulois Academy (Grades K-8)

Hyattsville MS (Grades 7-8)

Thomas G. Pullen (Grades K-8)

Information sessions were held during the Fall Back-to-School Night

January 5 - March 16 

 Lottery Application Process for Grades K-5;
Audition Process for Grades 6-8
 

Forestville Military Academy Forestville Military Academy Check individual school websites for dates of information sessions 
                                    March 16 deadline

French Immersion

John Hanson French Immersion (Grades K-8)

Robert Goddard French Immersion (Grades K-8)

Check individual school websites for dates of information sessions

January 5 - March 16  

Online Application 

International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Program

Central HS

Crossland HS

Frederick Douglass HS

Laurel HS

Parkdale HS

Suitland HS

Check individual school websites for dates of information sessions

March 16 deadline

Online Application 

International High Schools Two locations: Shared facility with Largo High School, second location TBD but should be in the northern part of the county near Langley Park.  For more information call (240) 270 - 2434 List of Upcoming Information Sessions / Lista de Sesiones Informativas  
February 23 - April 15 
Online Application English 
Aplicación en linea - Español 
 

Montessori

John Hanson Montessori (PreK-8)
Judith P. Hoyer Montessori (PreK-6)

Robert Goddard Montessori (PreK-8) 

Information session was held during the Fall Back-to-School Night 

January 5 - March 16  

Online Application 

Spanish Immersion - Full and Dual Language Cesar Chavez (Dual Language - Grades K - 1)
Overlook (Full Immersion - Grades K-1)
Phyllis E. Williams (Full Immersion - Grades K-1)
Check individual school websites for dates of information sessions 
January 5 - March 16  

Online Application

Talented & Gifted (TAG)
(TAG Center Programs)

Accokeek Academy (Grades 2-8)

Capitol Heights ES (Grades 2-5)

Glenarden Woods ES (Grades 2-5)
 Heather Hills ES (Grades 2-5)

Highland Park ES (Grades 2-5)

Longfields ES (Grades 2-5)

Mattaponi ES (Grades 2-5)

Valley View ES (Grades 2-5)

Greenbelt MS (Grades 6-8)

Kenmoor MS (Grades 6-8)

Walker Mill MS (Grades 6-8)

Check individual school websites for dates of information sessions

January 5 - March 16  

Online Application

Technical Academy         

Bladensburg, Crossland, Gwynn Park, Laurel, Suitland

Check individual school websites for dates of information sessions 

March 16, 2015

 

Online Application
Application can only be accessed within PGCPS schools and offices 

Visual & Performing Arts Program

Northwestern High School

Suitland High School

Northwestern:
Open House - January 14
Workshop Info: 301-985-1820 x2365
Suitland:
January 20
6-7:30 p.m. - Audition Workshop
7:45-8:30 p.m. - Open House
Annabelle Ferguson Auditorium

February 1

Northwestern: Online Application

 Suitland: Online Application 

Charter School

Address

Open House/
Info Session

Application

Deadline

Chesapeake MIT - North (6-10)

6100 Frost Place, Laurel 20707
301-350-6052 

 November 15, 7-8pm
 November 16, 1:30-2:30pm

 December 13, 4-5pm

 January 4, 1:30-2:30pm

January 31

Online Application

Chesapeake MIT - K - 5

TBD

301-776-2300

open house location:

6100 Frost Place, Laurel 20707

November 22, 6:30-7:30pm
 November 23, 1:30-2:30pm

 December 13, 7-8pm

January 4, 3-4pm

January 31  

Online Application

Chesapeake MIT - South (6 - 7)

TBD

301-776-2300

open house location:

6100 Frost Place, Laurel 20707
November 15, 7-8pm
 November 16, 1:30-2:30pm

 December 13, 5-6pm

January 4, 1:30-2:30pm

January 31  

Online Application

College Park Academy

7501 Adelphi Road, Hyattsville 20783

 240-696-3206

November 13, 5-6:30p

 

January 31

Online Application

EXCEL Academy (K-8)

7910 Scott Road, Landover  

301-952-2320

 December17, 9am-1pm

January 21, 9 am - 1 pm

January 31

Online Application

Imagine Andrews (K-8)

4701 San Antonio Blvd

Joint Base Andrews, MD

301-350-6000  

November 6

 January 15

January 31

Online Application

Imagine Foundations at Leeland (K-8)

14111 Oak Grove Road, Upper Marlboro 

301-808-4003

TBD

January 31

Online Application

Imagine Foundations at Morningside (K-8)

6900 Ames Street SE, Morningside 

301-817-0544

December 12, 6:30pm

January 31

Online Application

Imagine Lincoln (K-8)

4207 Norcross Street, Temple Hills

301-808-5600

November 20, 5:30pm

December 18, 10am

January 15, 5:30pm

January 16, 10am

January 31

Online Application

Turning Point Academy (K-8)

7800 Good Luck Road, Lanham 

301-552-0164

 November 5, 8:30am-3pm

 January 7, 8:30am-3pm

January 31

Online Application

NOTE: The Academy of Health Sciences at Prince George’s Community College application process occurs in the fall, and admission tests for the program are in December. For program and application details, visit their webpage by clicking here.