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Last modified: 12/3/2012 4:14:07 PM
Media Advisory

HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS RAISE $5,000 FOR THE SUSAN G. KOMEN FOUNDATION
December 3, 2012
For Immediate Release
CONTACT:
Office of Communications
301-952-6001
WHO:
Dr. Henry A. Wise, Jr. High School students and staff
WHAT:
Check presentation to Susan G. Komen
WHEN:
Tuesday, December 4 • 11 a.m.
WHERE:

Dr. Henry A. Wise, Jr., High School

12650 Brooke Lane, Upper Marlboro

 

BACKGROUND:

Students, faculty, business and community partners of Dr. Henry A. Wise, Jr. High School worked together to raise $5,000 during Breast Cancer Awareness Month for the Susan G. Komen Foundation. The school will present the donation in honor of staff members Sharon Weaver and Ruby Christian.

 

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About PGCPS: Prince George's County Public Schools (PGCPS), one of the nation's 25 largest school districts, has 205 schools, approximately 125,000 students and nearly 18,000 employees. With an annual budget of $1.6 billion, the district serves a diverse student population from urban, suburban and rural communities. PGCPS is nationally recognized for its innovative programs and initiatives, including the expansion of Advanced Placement courses and partnerships with businesses and institutions of higher learning.