Maryland Schools Superintendent to Laud Three Schools for Superlative Performance in Prince George's County

December 5, 2012
For Immediate Release
Gail V. Tucker
Office of Communications


WHO:              Dr. Lillian M. Lowery, State Superintendent of Schools

                        Dr. Charlene Dukes, President, Maryland State Board of Education

                        Carolyn George-Remy, Principal, Concord Elementary School

                        Dr. Renita Alexander, Principal, Robert Frost Elementary School

                        Olga Pabon, Principal, Seat Pleasant Elementary School

                        Prince George’s County Public School Dignitaries

WHAT:           Dr. Lowery and local school dignitaries will congratulate administrators, educators, and students at Concord Elementary School andRobert Frost Elementary SchoolandSeat Pleasant Elementary School for being named a “Title I Superlative Highest Performing Reward School.”

                        A Title I Superlative Highest Performing Reward School has met progress targets for two consecutive years with an achievement gap between "all students" and any lower performing subgroup at or below 10%. In addition, the school has a student population of 50% economically disadvantaged students, and is in the top 10% of Title I schools showing the most improvement on MSAs between 2007-2011, and made a gain of at least 18 percentage points for "all students."

WHEN:           Thursday, December 6, 2012             


WHERE:         Concord Elementary School  8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

                        2002 Concord Lane

                        District Heights, Maryland 20747


                        Robert Frost Elementary School     10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.

                        6419 85th Avenue

                        New Carrollton, Maryland 20784



                        Seat Pleasant Elementary School    11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.

                        6411 G Street

                        Seat Pleasant, Maryland 20743



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