News Release: UPDATE: Six Prince George's County Public Schools will remain closed on Friday, August 26.

August 25, 2011
For Immediate Release
Office of Communications
Upper Marlboro, Maryland (8:30 p.m.) Today, Prince George’s County Public Schools (PGCPS) announced that six schools will remain closed on Friday, August 26.  All other schools will open on time.

 The following 6 schools are awaiting final inspection: 

Beltsville Academy
Bradbury Heights ES 
Port Towns ES
Potomac HS
Suitland ES
Forestville Military Academy




Prince George's County Public Schools (PGCPS), one of the nation's 25 largest school districts, has 209 schools and centers, more than 129,000 students and nearly 19,000 employees. Under the leadership of Chief Executive Officer Dr. Kevin M. Maxwell, 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.