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    The William S. Schmidt Center (Camp Schmidt) is an academic center that provides students with a meaningful outdoor experience that enhances as well as reinforces skills learned in the classroom. As a result, participants have a greater comfort level in being in the outdoors as well as a greater awareness of the environment and their responsibility as citizens in making informed decisions that make the environment better. Continue...

  • Upcoming Events

    • Bridging the Watershed 101 (Water Canaries)

      Bridging the Watershed: BTW 101 (Water Canaries)

      Date: October 26, 2017 (9:30 am - 4:00 pm)
      Register via ERO:  SRN 4400018201
      Location: Great Falls Park (VA)

      For answers to questions please contact Rhonda Scott call 301-888-1185
    • Bridging the Watershed 101 (Watershed Watchdogs)

      Bridging the Watershed:  BTW 101 (Watershed Watchdogs) 

      Date: December 1, 2017 (9:30 am - 4:00 pm)
      Register via ERO:  SRN 4400018202
      Location: Rock Creek Park

      For answers to questions please contact Rhonda Scott call 301-888-1185

    • PGCPS Tent Night at Camp Schmidt
      On October 7th and 8th Camp Schmidt will be holding the annual fall PGCPS Tent Night.  All students, staff, and their families are invited to join us for a fun night outdoors.  For more information please click on the flyer.   2017 Fall Tent Night Flyer
    • Schmidt Center Clean Up October 7, 2017

      Please spread the word.  ​​The William S. Schmidt Outdoor Education Center is hosting our annual campus clean up on Saturday, October 7, 2017 from 9:00am-2:00pm.  Adults and Prince George’s Co. students in middle school are invited to attend.  (Middle school students are required to attend with an adult).  It is a great opportunity to earn Service Learning hours.

      If you plan to attend RSVP here https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/SVBGLQZ  

      More information can be found on this flyer 2017 Schmidt Center Clean Up

    • Confidence Course Training w Green School Component October 31(1)
      The William Schmidt Center will host the next Confidence Course training on October 31 running from 9am - 3:30pm.
      Registration is found on ERO under Environmental Education. (SRN 44009170202)

      Training is held outside in the various weather conditions so please dress accordingly.

      Bring a bag lunch; time will not permit participants to leave campus for lunch .

      For further information or questions please email Travis Long or call 301-888-1185