ALERT: All Saturday (10/3/15) outdoor athletic events are canceled due to weather conditions. Please note this applies to outdoor athletic events only.

Actividades deportivas celebradas al aire libre serán canceladas el viernes, 2 de octubre y el sábado, 3 de octubre debido a las malas condiciones climáticas. Por favor note que la cancelación aplica a las actividades deportivas celebradas al aire libre.

Statement from the Superintendent of Schools regarding the Connecticut school shooting incident

December 14, 2012
For Immediate Release
Office of Communications

Statement from Prince George’s County Public Schools regarding the Newtown, Connecticut school shooting incident:

“Our hearts go out to the students, teachers, parents and families affected by today’s tragic shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Connecticut. Schools are safe havens for our children. As a society, we must come together to ensure that this type of callous incident does not happen again.” 

-Dr. Alvin L. Crawley, Interim Superintendent of Schools

Prince George's County Public Schools


Background: Prince George’s County Public Schools firmly believe that schools are safe havens for our children. In June, our school system conducted an “active shooter” drill in conjunction with our local law enforcement authorities. Staff members have also received reminders regarding school safety. We have increase security around our schools as a precaution. The safety and protection of our students is core to our mission. 

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