News Flash: News Flash for November 30

News Flash: News Flash for November 30

November 30, 2012
For Immediate Release
Office of Communications



Laurel High School to Host International Night

November 30 4:30-9 p.m.Laurel High School 8000 Cherry Lane, Laurel
INFO: 301-497-2050
Laurel High School will celebrate the culmination of International Month. The celebration will showcase the school’s diversity with music, dance, fashion and more.

Ardmore Elementary School’s 16th Annual Cookies-N-Cocoa Concert

December 6 6:30 p.m.
Charles H. Flowers High School 10001 Ardwick-Ardmore Road, Springdale
INFO: 301-702-3900
Students will showcase their talents in celebration of peace, love and friendship.

Three PGCPS Schools Perform “Yes, Virginia The Musical”

December 6 and 7 7 p.m.Oxon Hill Middle School 9570 Fort Foote Road, Fort Washington
INFO: 301-749-4270

December 7 and 8 7 p.m.Yorktown Elementary School 7301 Race Track Road, Bowie
INFO: 301-805-6610

December 18 6:30 p.m.Mount Rainier Elementary School • 4011 32nd Street, Mount Rainier

INFO: 301-985-1810

Mount Rainier Elementary, Yorktown Elementary, and Oxon Hill Middle are three of 100 schools across the country selected by Macy’s to receive a $1,000 grant. This grant will assist the schools with production costs to perform the musical.

Board of Education Honors Student and Staff Achievement

December 11 6:30 p.m.Charles H. Flowers High School 10001 Ardwick-Ardmore Road, Springdale
INFO: 301-636-8000
More than 50 students and staff will be honored during the first Board Awards Program of this school year.

Gaywood Elementary School to Host Student Production

December 13 6 p.m.Gaywood Elementary School• 6701 97th Avenue, Lanham

INFO: 301-918-8730
Gaywood Elementary School students will present the play “Annie Jr.,” one of the world’s best-loved musicals. Tickets are $4 for adults and $2 for children.

Potomac High School’s 1st Annual Bazaar

December 15 8 a.m. - noonPotomac High School • 5211 Boydell Avenue, Oxon Hill

INFO: 301-702-3900
Potomac High School will host its 1st Annual Bazaar where visitors can purchase food, clothing, toys, and much more.


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.