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PGCPS Lottery for Specialty Programs
Last modified: 4/1/2014 9:31:54 AM
Lottery Status & Updates

Lottery updates!  

Specialty Programs Updates

  • **NEW* - LOTTERY RESULTS ARE IN! ~ Click here to view your lottery waitlist number.  Formal Letters will follow. You must have your application ID number to view the results. This number was emailed with your lottery confirmation. 
  • Spanish Immersion/Dual Language Option for age-eligible Kindergarteners ONLY.  School locations sites are: Cesar Chavez, Overlook, and Phyllis E. Williams Elementary schools.
    For more information, click here.
  • Note: Spanish Immersion or Dual Language options have not been finalized at this time. Final options and locations will be determined as part of the FY15 Budget development and approved by the Board of Education prior to SY 2015. - See more at: http://www1.pgcps.org/lottery/index.aspx?id=127524#sthash.ostQBL0x.dpuf
    Additional program seats for the French Immersion, Montessori, and Talented and Gifted Programs have been submitted as part of the SY2014-2015 budget. Additionally, the Montessori Program at Judith P Hoyer Montessori is expected to provide a secondary program (grades 6-8) dependent on County Council approval of proposed budget. 
  • Please note below: 
    • Glenarden Woods and Heather Hills are full TAG designated centers with no comprehensive students. 
    • Elementary TAG center schools now house 2nd-5th grade.  Middle School TAG center schools house 6th-8th grade

Please check back regularly for updates.  Look at our FAQ page for useful information. 

Charter Schools Updates  

  • *NEW* Parent Notification Letters Update-Due to inclement weather and school closings, the deadline to accept charter lottery placement has been extended to March 21st.
    Please DO NOT call the office for results. No information can/will be provided.
  • Charter School lottery results are available!! Click here for the link   


If you have any questions regarding the lottery process, please call (301) 952-6300.