• July 27, 2016 - Due to a lack of air conditioning, the summer program at Tanglewood Regional will be moved to Panorama ES for the remainder of the week.
  • July 25, 2016 - Due to a lack of air conditioning, the ESY Program at Fairmont Heights HS has been moved to Walker Mill MS for the entire week.
  • The Archival Services office will be closed July 25 - 29 for a move from Sasscer to Oxon Hill Staff Development Center. More info >>
Emergency Notifications, School Closings and Delays

How to Receive PGCPS Emergency Notifications

PGCPS Web: Home page

 You can access the PGCPS Web site and find the information listed at the top of the homepage and each individual school page.


(NOTE: Schoolsout.com has been retired)

TEXT AND WEB: Twitter and Facebook

PGCPS' Twitter and Facebook accounts allow you to follow PGCPS text-message updates on your computer or on your cell or other mobile device. Twitter and Facebook updates will include emergency message and other school system news


Emergency announcements are posted on the following cable channels:

  • PGCPS TV 96 Comcast / 38 Verizon

Also, tune into local television and radio stations for information.


  • Call the PGCPS Weather Line at 301-952-6000; option 1.

View Emergency Weather Codes and Plans.

PGCPS Weather Line at 301-952-6000; option 1.
Last modified: 10/8/2013 1:37:58 PM