~ WELCOME to the 2016-2017 School Year ~
Principal ~ Mrs. Judie R. Strawbridge
Resident Principal ~ Ms. Kimberly R. Brown
Assistant Principals ~ Ms. Judith T. Bissett & Mr. Charles W. Brown
CSEP Coordinator ~ Mrs. Josephine C. Smith
~ School Motto ~
Celebrating the Successes, Committing to the Challenge, Creating a Community of Excellence
Soaring to the CORE of College and Career Readiness
~ Student Pledge ~
Today I choose to be a scholar, a creator, a critical thinker, and a problem solver.
I will honor myself and my parents by respecting my teachers and my peers.
I believe I am healthy and strong and my future is bright and full of promise.
I will listen, I will follow directions, and I will respect the rights of others.
I CAN LEARN! I WILL LEARN! I WILL SOAR!
~ Mandatory School Uniform ~
Light Blue or White collared shirt (polo or button) or blouse. Blue slacks, skirt, jumper or skort.
Navy blue sweater or vest. Solid black shoes or sneakers.
~ Sixth graders wear red shirts. ~
~ PGCPS Offers New Online Application for Free and Reduced-Price School Meals ~
Free or reduced-price meals are available to students based on household size and income.
To view income eligibility guidelines, click here.
Benefits expire each year so families must reapply to ensure students continue to receive meal benefits.
Students are automatically eligible for free meals if their family receives assistance
under the Food Supplement Program (FSP)
or Temporary Cash Assistance (TCA) benefits.
Paper copies are sent home with each student and are also available at all school sites. For details on the application process,
visit the PGCPS Department of Food and Nutrition Services website or call 301-952-6517.