Friday, February 27, 2015 - Code Orange - Prince George's County Public Schools (PGCPS) – Schools and offices will open with a two hour delay. EMERGENCY PERSONNEL must report to work on time and are not eligible for liberal leave. (Las escuelas comenzarån dos horas después del horario normal.)

  • There will be NO work-study transportation. (Those students should NOT report to school.)

  • There will be no half-day Early Childhood Center (ECC), half-day Special Education Programs, or half-day PreK.

  • Any other school program requiring transportation prior to 12 noon will NOT have transportation, including Howard B. Owens Science Center

  • All field trips will be cancelled.

  • Food Services will offer breakfast.


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Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
Phone: 301-952-6001
Fax: 301-952-1383

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Scholar of the Week: Central HS Senior Amirah Chamble
SOW: Central

Name: Amirah Chamble

School: Central High School

GPA: 4.12
Academics: International Baccalaureate Program

Extra-Curricular Activities: Jazz Band, Japanese Club (Vice President), SGA (Secretary), Class Officer (Secretary), Student Mentee

Future Plans: Amirah plans to apply to the University of Maryland College Park, University of Maryland Eastern Shore, University of Maryland Baltimore, Juniata College, Penn State, and Sarah Lawrence College. Her long-term goal is to master the Japanese language and become a physician's assistant. 

Interesting Notes: Amirah is a musician who loves to play the guitar. She writes her own music and plays by ear. She is a visual and auditory artist, and is currently writing her own book. As a hobby, she raises African Dwarf Frogs.