• March 20, 2018 - All after school and evening activities, including Evening High School, are cancelled. Tonight's Board of Education meeting is cancelled and is rescheduled for Thursday, March 29, 2018. 

    PGCPS Before and After Care Programs are closing at 4pm today.

    Tonight's Science and Technology Open House Information Session for Oxon Hill High School is rescheduled for Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at 6:00 PM. Please email ohhs.st@pgcps.org if you have any additional questions. Also, tonight's Academy of Health Sciences Parent Information Session is cancelled. If you have any questions please call the school at (301) 546-7247.

    20 de marzo del 2018 - Todas las actividades extraescolares y de la tarde, incluida la Escuela Superior Nocturna, quedan canceladas. La reunión de la Junta de Educación se cancela y será reprogramada para el jueves, 29 de marzo del 2018.

    Los Programas de Cuidado Antes y Después de Clases cerrarán a las 4 p. m. el día de hoy.

    La sesión informativa abierta al público sobre Ciencia y Tecnología para la Escuela Superior Oxon Hill  de esta noche será reprogramada para el martes, 27 de marzo del 2018 a las 6:00 p. m. Si tiene preguntas adicionales, por favor, envíe un correo electrónico a ohhs.st@pgcps.org. Además, se cancela la sesión informativa para padres sobre la Academia de Ciencias de la Salud. Si tiene alguna pregunta, comuníquese con la escuela al (301) 546-7247.

PGCPS Lottery for Specialty Programs

Application Process

1.  Students must be county residents and have a valid Student Identification (ID) number in order to complete the lottery application. Applications will not be processed without this number.  

Follow the instructions below to obtain the student ID number:

For students CURRENTLY attending Prince George’s County Public Schools:  Locate the student number on your child’s report card, or go to your child’s current school and obtain the student ID number from the Registrar.

For students NEW to the school system: Parents and/or legal guardians may obtain a student ID number by going to their neighborhood school (click here) with following documents:

Inform the Registrar that you need a student ID number to complete the lottery application

Former students who are no longer attending or already have an ID number:
Parent or legal guardian should make sure their address and contact information is up-to-date by going to their neighborhood school (click here) and providing new proof of residency. 

2.  When completing an application, it is important to complete every section; failure to do so may hinder the processing of or completely void your application. 

3.  Applications will be accepted until 5pm on
March 12.     

4.  The lottery drawing will be held at the end of March.

5.  Lottery results can be viewed online beginning in April by visiting the Lottery Status & Updates (click here) page. 

6.  Placement notifications will be mailed to parents beginning the first week of April.

7.  A waiting list will be established for those applications not placed in a Specialty Program via the lottery. The waiting list remains active until September 30, at which time it expires. Continuous updates will not be provided. Notifications will be made only when space becomes available.

8.  Once the student is enrolled in a Specialty Program School, that student will not have to compete for his/her seat through the lottery for that program school again, if he/she remains enrolled. 

Pupil Accounting
14201 School Lane, Room 211
Upper  Marlboro,  MD 20772
301-952-6300 Phone
301-952-6784 Fax  


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