News Flash: News Flash for November 9

News Flash: News Flash for November 9

November 9, 2012
For Immediate Release
Office of Communications



Elementary Dance and Drama Showcase

November 14 7 p.m.
Benjamin D. Foulois Creative and Performing Arts Academy 4601 Beauford Road, Upper Marlboro
INFO: 301-817-0300

Building Self Esteem at Oxon Hill High School

November 15 2-4 p.m.
Oxon Hill High School • 6701 Leyte Drive, Oxon HillINFO: 301-749-4300
Oxon Hill High School will host an assembly for all female students to talk about building self esteem, fostering positive relationships, and promoting self confidence.

Teen Court

November 15 5-8 p.m.
Laurel High School 14735 Main Street, Upper Marlboro
INFO: 301-497-2076
Students will participate in an actual juvenile court case where teen volunteers perform the roles of defense counsel, prosecutor, bailiff, clerk and jurors.

“A Night in Paris”

November 16 7-9 p.m.
Mattaponi Elementary School • 11701 Duley Station Road, Upper Marlboro
INFO: 301-599-2442
Mattaponi will host its annual talent night. Students will also showcase their mathematics, science, reading and social studies projects.


Prince George's County Public Schools (PGCPS), one of the nation's 25 largest school districts, has 208 schools and centers, more than 130,000 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.