• 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. 

    All PGCPS Before and After School Extended Learning Programs and vendor managed program sites 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 Aprendizaje Extendido en Horarios Extraescolares y centros de programas administrados por vendedores 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.

  • Counselor's Corner



    Counselor's Corner

    Jennifer Lally is the School Counselor at Yorktown. 

    Feel free to contact her with any questions or concerns at any time. (301-805-6610) 



    Start the Year with Goals for Success (click here)! 


    Mrs. Lally meets with all Yorktown students in many ways:

    Developmental Guidance Class Lessons - Mrs. Lally teaches lessons in the classrooms to the entire class.Topics may include: Decision Making, Peaceful Conflict Resolution, Respecting Differences, Being a Friend, Getting Ready for Middle School, etc.

    Small Groups - Groups include Family Clubs for children experiencing separation & divorce, Grief Groups for children experiencing loss, Social Skills Clubs, Organization Clubs, Positive Problem Solving Skills Groups and New Student Groups.

    Individuals - Students may be referred by parents/guardians, teachers or staff, or students may refer themselves.

    ILP (Individual Learning Plan)- Mrs. Lally meets with individual students and a parent/guardian. Together, we discuss long-term educational goals and how the student can achieve success with their goals.  Reading level books are shared.

    Lunch Bunches - Mrs. Lally eats lunch in the Counselor's Room with every student at least once during the school year. Students may write a letter to request a Lunch Bunch, or students may be invited by a friend. Students bring their lunch to the Lunch Bunch.

    Below are some of the school wide programs for students at Yorktown that 

    Mrs. Lally is involved in sponsoring:

    Click on a topic to learn more!


    Student Council 

    Character Ed. 


    Kids & Stress 


    Tutoring Info. 

    Peer Mediators 

     Books & Resources 

    Taming Temper Tantrums...Ours!

    Have you watered your child today? 

    A Parent's Guide to Preventing Gangs