• Parent Information

    Transforming Neighborhoods Initiative at School 


    Your PTSA Executive Board wants to hear from you!

    If you have any questions, concerns, or want to get involved, feel free to reach out to any of the Board members.

    Selita Bennett-White, President - myson02[@]msn.com

    Rosalia Osceola, Vice President - rosaliaosceola[@]gmail.com

    Renee Bangura, Treasurer -renee5513[@]yahoo.com

    Clarice Baux, Recording Secretary - clarice.baux[@]pgcps.org

    Leslie King, Delegate 1 - leslie.king[@]carefirst.com 

    Denise Brown, Delegate 2 -  momaneice[@]aol.com

    Join the PTSA! 

     Are you interested in getting more involved with your child's school? Join the Parent Teacher Association! We meet the third Tuesday of every month from 5:00-7 pm in the cafeteria. 

    ¿Está interesado en involucrarse con la escuela de su hijo? Únase a la Asociación de Padres y Maestros! Nos reunimos el trecer martes de cada mes de 5:00-7 pm en la cafeteria. 

     This program is designed to remove barriers to academic success, support improved academic performance and connect student and families to resources. A referral form must be submitted prior to receiving services from the following programs. 

    Community Resource Advocate 
    Ms. Fiona Williams, MSW serve as Community Resource Advocate. Families can receive services and support necessary to mitigate social and/or emotional issues that may negatively affect a child's ability to attend school fully available to learn.  
    fiona.williams@maryland.gov 240-495-0520 (work cell) 
    Advanced Behavioral Health 
    Ms. Sharryl Jackson, LCSW-C serves children and families with a range of mental health concerns and emotional issues. ABH seeks to reduce/ eliminate risks for placement, custody relinquishment, and further decline in health and well being with mentally impaired families struggling with drugs, violence, abuse, defiance, crime, indifference, and run away behaviors.   

    Hillside Work-Scholarship Connection
    Mr. Chauncey Miller and Ms. Carlad Aparicio help students stay in school, graduate from high school, and progress to post-secondary education. HW-SC provides individual counseling, advocacy, academic support and enrichment, life skills, employment-readiness, and after-school jobs.  
    cmiller@hillside.com and carlad.aparicio@gmail.com  

    Maryland Multicultural Youth Center: Promotor Pathway
    Mr. Randolph Meekins serves as Promotor Pathway Youth Advocate to vulnerable youth between ages of 14-24. The program focuses on increasing academic success, successful transition to work or completion of vocational or technical education, and improvement in the practice of healthy behaviors and decreases in risk-taking behaviors. 

     Policies and Procedures
     Weekly Chatter
      We have a new grading policy to support the academic success of our students. It allows students who make a good faith effort and still fall short, to get a second chance. Read more here. 

     Meet the Wrap Around Services Team!
    Beth Davis
    •  Parent Engagement Assistant
    Randolph Meekins
    • Promotor (Latin American Youth Center)
    Sharryl Jackson
    • School Therapist (Advanced Behavioral Health)
    Fiona Williams
    • Community Resource Advocate