• Specialty Programs and Public Charter School Application Process

    Program   School Sites/Websites   Application Deadline  
         
    Academic Programs   View the upcoming Academic Fair Schedule >>
    Academy of Health Sciences Academy of Health Sciences at PGCC Eighth grade students must take an entrance exam that is administered at their schools in December. Students not enrolled in PGCPS must access the online application on the PGCPS website.

    Middle school counselors have access to the electronic application for students enrolled in PGCPS and will print the e-application for students interested in applying for admission
    Academy of Aerospace Engineering and Aviation Technology DuVal HS Application Process - Eighth grade students must take an entrance exam that is administered at their schools in December. Students not enrolled in PGCPS must access the online application on the PGCPS website.

    Middle school counselors have access to the electronic application for students enrolled in PGCPS and will print the e-application for students interested in applying for admission. 
    Career Academies      Various Schools Boundary school only, interest based; online application completed in the spring of the 8th grade year with the Professional School Counselor.
    Creative & Performing Arts   January 3 - March 13 Lottery Application Process for Grades K-5; Audition Process for Grades 6-8  
    Dual Enrollment  Area Colleges PGCPS student enrolled in 11th or 12th grade. Minimum 2.5 GPA. Minimum test score requirements on college placement exam.
    French Immersion       January 3 - March 13  Online Application  
    International Baccalaureate (IB) Program   Primary Years: Maya Angelou French Immersion, Melwood ES

    Middle Years: Dwight D. Eisenhowere MS, James Madison MS, Frederick Douglass HS

    Diploma: 
     
    Eighth grade students must complete an application and meet the minimum requirements. G.P.A. 2.5, World Language, Algebra 1 or Math Common Core Honors. Middle school counselors have access to the paper application. An electronic application will be available on the PGCPS website in January. N.B. Primary and Middle Years Programmes are only for in-boundary students  March 16 deadline Online Application    
    International High Schools   Lottery application available for 8th grade ESOL students: English application | Spanish Application
    Montessori     January 3 - March 13    Online Application  
    Spanish Immersion - Full and Dual Language   January 3 - March 13 Online Application  
    Talented & Gifted (TAG)
    (TAG Center Programs)
      January 3 - March 13   Online Application  
    Technical Academy   Bladensburg, Crossland, Gwynn Park, Laurel, Suitland March 14, 2015 Online Application
    Application can only be accessed within PGCPS schools and offices; rising 11th graders only with 2.0 GPA
    Visual & Performing Arts Program     Deadline February 1 Northwestern: Online Application  Suitland: Online Application  
    Charter School   Address   Application Period  
    Chesapeake MIT - North (6-10)   6100 Frost Place, Laurel 20707 301-350-6052  November 1 - January 27 Online Application  
    Chesapeake MIT Elementary 6151 Chevy Chase Drive Laurel, MD 20707 240-573-7240 November 1 - January 27 Online Application
    Chesapeake MIT - South  9822 Fallard Court Upper Marlboro, MD 20772 240-573-7250 November 1 - January 27 Online Application
    College Park Academy   7501 Adelphi Road, Hyattsville 20783  240-696-3206 November 1 - January 27 Online Application
    EXCEL Academy (K-8) 7910 Scott Road, Landover   301-952-2320 November 1 - January 27 Online Application
    Imagine Andrews (K-8) 4701 San Antonio Blvd Joint Base Andrews, MD 301-350-6000   November 1 - January 27 Online Application
    Imagine Foundations at Leeland (K-8) 14111 Oak Grove Road, Upper Marlboro  301-808-4003 November 1 - January 27 Online Application
    Imagine Foundations at Morningside (K-8) 6900 Ames Street SE, Morningside  301-817-0544 November 1 - January 27 Online Application
    Imagine Lincoln (K-8) 4207 Norcross Street, Temple Hills 301-808-5600 November 1 - January 27 Online Application
    Turning Point Academy (K-8) 7800 Good Luck Road, Lanham  301-552-0164 November 1 - January 27 Online Application
    Early Childhood and Before/After Extended Learning Programs      Location      Application
    Before and After School Extended Learning 61 elementary schools  Enrolled in a school that has the Before and After Care Program and Tuition. Tuition paid bi-weekly.
    Even Start Family Literacy Program      Judy Hoyer Family Learning Center – Adelphi & H. Winship Wheatley Early Childhood Center  Parent in Prince George's County with a child age 0-7. Register the 2nd week of school at the School Information Night and throughout the school year.
    Judy Hoyer Learning Centers Cool Spring ES, Carmody Hills ES; Samuel Chase ES  Students 0-5 registered in pre-K or Kindergarten. School attendance area.
    Kindergarten At identified boundary schools  State enrollment guidelines and 5 before September 1st. School attendance area registration.
    Pre-Kindergarten Various Schools Income, boundaries and 4 years old before September 1st. School attendance area registration