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  • On Wednesday, May 6, State Superintendent of Education Dr. Karen Salmon announced that all Maryland public schools will be closed for the remainder of the 2019-20 school year. 

    El miércoles, 6 de mayo, la Dra. Karen Salmon, superintendente de educación del estado, anunció que todas las escuelas públicas de Maryland permanecerán cerradas por el resto del año escolar 2019-20. 

    Le mercredi 6 mai, la Surintendante de l'éducation de l’État, Dr Karen Salmon, a annoncé que toutes les écoles publiques du Maryland resteront fermées pour le reste de l’année scolaire 2019-2020.

  • Principals Page

    Principal's Page 
    Dr. Seuss Day

    It is with distinct pride and pleasure that I welcome you to the Principal's page of Melwood Elementary School home of the Mighty Hawks. 

    My name is Andrew Dalton and I am humbled and extremely honored to serve as your Principal.


     It is with uber excitement that I write to you all. I truly can not wait to have the opportunity to develop a partnership with ALL of our Mighty Hawk Scholars along with their parents and guardians for the new School Year of 2019-2020

    Rigorous instruction takes place at Melwood Elementary each and everyday School is in session. We promise to deliver exemplar instruction so that each and every Scholar has the opportunity to "Reach Their Goals of Academic Excellence". 


    Melwood ES prides itself on its partnership with all its stakeholders and we do not take lightly the responsibility you entrust upon us each and everyday with educating your child. As the Instructional leader of MES I also pride us on our transparency in relation to our instructional practices. I encourage you to contact your child's practitioner and forge a partnership with them. Furthermore, I encourage you to contact me or my administrative team if you have a question, comment and or concern. 


     Please check our website, my Principal's page and our Twitter feed for instructional updates and ongoings throughout the school year.

    Twitter name: Melwood_ES 

    Welcome Back MES Families: Welcome Back Letter SY20

     Melwood Elementary School is part of Area 1, Cluster 5 within Gorgeous Prince George's County Public Schools 

    Area 1 Associate Superintendent: Dr. Kasandra Lassiter

    Cluster 5 Instructional Director: Dr. Denise Greene

    PGCPS Board of Education Member for District 9: Mrs. Sonya Williams