• Maryland General Assembly Student Page Program

    The Department of Student Services would like to share information on the Maryland General Assembly Student Page Program for 2018. Each year, 105 students and 36 alternates are selected by the state's local school systems to participate in the Maryland General Assembly Student Page Program. Each county is allocated a number of page and alternate appointments based on its 12'h grade student enrollment. Prince George's County Public Schools (PGCPS) is allocated 14 pages/4 alternates.

    All high school seniors who are residents of the state of Maryland, age 16 or over, are eligible to apply. Student pages work for two non-consecutive weeks at either the House of Delegates or the Senate in Annapolis. All interested students should complete the attached electronic application form and e-mail it to Mr. Richard Moody, Supervisor, Office of Student Engagement and School Support at rmoody@pgcps.org. Students may also complete hard copies of the application packet. All original application packets must be sent to the Office of Student Engagement and School Support, 7711 Livingston Road, Suite 202A, Oxon Hill, MD 20745. Applications are due no later than Friday, October 20, 2017. Students may also access the application on the PGCPS website, www.pgcps.org/state-page/.

    Application Deadline: October 20, 2017

     

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     The Program information and guidance for completing the digital application are attached. It is strongly encouraged that potential pages be enthusiastic about government, politics, law, or community service. Additionally, students should show a demonstrated interest in state government. A screening committee and/or interview panel may be convened if the applicant pool exceeds the number of allocated page positions. The Speaker and President of the

    Maryland General Assembly will notify all selected students by November 1, 2017.

    If you have questions about the program or selection process, contact Mr. Moody at 301-749-4379.