• On Wednesday, March 25, State Superintendent of Education Dr. Karen Salmon announced that all Maryland public schools will remain closed through Friday, April 24.
    Picking up meals, digital devices and instructional materials for distance learning is permitted under Gov. Hogan's stay-at-home order (Sect IIb(iv)).

    El miércoles, 25 de marzo, la superintendente de educación del estado, la Dra. Karen Salmon, anunció que todas las escuelas públicas en el estado de Maryland estarán cerradas hasta el viernes, 24 de abril.
    Recoger las comidas, los dispositivos digitales y los materiales de instrucción a distancia están permitidos bajo la orden de quedarse en casa que decretó el gobernador Hogan (Sect IIb(iv)).
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  • Washington Post Principal and Teacher of the Year Awards

    Washington Post Principal and Teacher of the Year Awards

    About the Award


    Each year, The Washington Post recognizes an outstanding principal and teacher from the Washington region. The Principal of the Year Award recognizes principals who go above and beyond to create exceptional academic environments in their schools. The Teacher of the Year Award recognizes teachers who exemplify excellence in their profession.


    PGCPS selects one nominee to represent the school district in the regional competition to be named finalist for The Washington Post Principal of the Year and The Washington Post Teacher of the Year awards. Winners will be announced in mid-April. For details, visit The Washington Post's awards webpage.


    Download Award Packet: 

    Washington Post Principal of the Year

    Washington Post Teacher of the Year


    Nomination Deadline: January 22, 2020 • 5 p.m.


    Nomination Packet Drop-Off/Mail to Info (do NOT send directly to The Washington Post):

    PGCPS Office of Communications

    14201 School Lane, Room 201H

    Upper Marlboro, MD 20772