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Last modified: 11/8/2012 5:28:03 PM
Media Advisory

THOMAS G. PULLEN TO HOST NAMING CEREMONY
November 8, 2012
For Immediate Release
CONTACT:
Office of Communications
301-952-6001
WHO:

Carolyn Boston, Prince George’s County Board of Education Member, District 6

Prince George’s County Public Schools (PGCPS) Curriculum and Instruction

Katherine A. Rodeffer, Honoree

Thomas G. Pullen students and staff

 

WHAT:
 Naming Ceremony of the Katherine A. Rodeffer Music Wing
WHEN:
Friday, November 9 • 9:30 a.m.
WHERE:

Thomas G. Pullen Creative and Performing Arts Academy

700 Brightseat Road

Landover, MD

 

BACKGROUND:

Thomas G. Pullen Creative and Performing Arts Academy will host a ceremony for students, staff, parents and community members to celebrate the naming of the Katherine A. Rodeffer Music Wing.

The event will feature greetings and remarks from Board of Education members and school system administrators. Students in the Thomas G. Pullen Orchestra will perform musical selections.

 

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About PGCPS: Prince George’s County Public Schools (PGCPS) is one on the nation’s 25 largest school districts, with 208 schools and centers, more than 127,000 students, and nearly 22,800 employees. With an annual budget of $1.79 billion, the district serves a diverse student population from urban, suburban, and rural communities. PGCPS offers a wide variety of innovative academic programs, including language immersion, high school career academies, and dual enrollment. Its location just outside of Washington, D.C. enables the district to partner with higher education and local and national agencies and businesses to provide unique learning opportunities for students.