2016 - 2016 Supply List

FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS: Tuesday, August 23, 2016

SCHOOL HOURS (NEW!): 8:00 – 2:40 – Students may be dropped off no earlier than 7:35 AM

OPEN HOUSE FOR PRE-KINDERGARTEN AND KINDERGARTEN: Thursday, August 18th  (Bring your supplies!)

  • AM PreK Class – 9:00 – 9:45 AM
  • PM PreK Class – 10:00 – 10:45 AM
  • Kindergarten – 11:00 – 11:45 AM   

OPEN HOUSE FOR GRADES 1st – 8th:  Monday, August 22nd. (Bring your supplies!)  

  • 1st Grade – 9:00 – 9:45 AM
  • 2nd Grade – 9:45 – 10:30 AM
  • 3rd Grade – 10:30 – 11:15 AM
  • 4th Grade – 11:15 AM – 12:00 PM
  • 5th Grade – 1:00 – 1:45 PM
  • 6th, 7th, and 8th Grades – 1:45 – 2:30 PM


  • PreK – 5th grades: Wednesday, August 31st at 6:30 PM
  • 6th – 8th grades: Thursday, September  1st at 6:30 PM


Congratulations Mr. Colon! 

First Place Runner Up for World Languages Teacher of the Year for Prince George's County Public School


L - R: Mrs. Yumi Hogan, First Lady of Maryland, Leslie Lowe, Principal Beltsville Academy, David Colon, and Mr. John Wobensmith, Maryland Secretary of State

April 28, 2016    


Vision Statement 

Our school vision is to continue building a community of excellence where 100% of Beltsville Academy students exceed proficiency standards while gaining the knowledge, skills, and character traits that will lead to college readiness, life-long learning and civic engagement. 


Mission Statement 

The mission of Beltsville Academy is to provide a rigorous, nurturing and safe environment that inspires students to maximize their academic and social potential by: 

  • Actively promoting and maintaining the belief that ALL children have the capacity to learn at HIGH levels.
  • Actively promoting and maintaining the belief that effort and confidence are the building blocks to academic success; teaching students and parents that intelligence is not an innate trait but is a result of effective effort. 
  • Actively welcoming and engaging parents and community members into Beltsville Academy learning experiences. 
  • Modeling a commitment to life-long learning by actively engaging in collaborative planning and professional development. 
  • Using data to drive instructional practices and decision making. 
  • Providing rigorous learning experiences that use the State Curriculum and Curriculum Framework Progress Guide as a baseline for excellence. 



Please contact the School office if you have a change of address or will be moving to another area over the holidays.




4300 Wicomico Avenue, Beltsville, MD 20705

Phone: 301-572-0630 - Fax: 301-572-0671

Leslie Lowe, Principal

Andrew Zanghi, Assistant Principal 

Ronald Creek, Assistant Principal

Jill Speigle, Assistant Principal

School Hours: 8:00 - 2:40 pm


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