• Friday, January 18, 2019 — PGCPS — Code Orange: PGCPS schools and offices will open with a two-hour delay.

    EMERGENCY PERSONNEL must report to work on time and are not eligible for liberal leave.

    • There will be no work-study transportation. (Those students should not report to school.)
    • There will be no half-day Early Childhood Center (ECC), half-day Special Education Programs, or half-day PreK.
    • Any other school program requiring transportation prior to 12 noon will NOT have transportation, including Howard B. Owens Science Center, JA Finance Park, and William S. Schmidt Center (Camp Schmidt)
    • All field trips will be cancelled.
    • Food Services will offer breakfast.

    Viernes, el 18 de enero — PGCPS— Código naranja: Las escuelas comenzarán dos horas después del horario normal.

    El personal de emergencia no es eligible para tomar licencia liberal, y debe presentarse a trabajar puntualmente.

    • No habrá transporte para el programa Work-Study. (Esos estudiantes no deben reportarse a la escuela).
    • No habrán programas de medio día, ni en los Centros de Educación Temprana (ECC), o ni los Programas de Educación Especial. Programas del día completo empezaran dos horas demoradas.
    • Todo programa escolar que requiera transporte antes del mediodía NO lo tendrá, incluido el Centro de Ciencias Howard B. Owens, el JA Finance Park y el Centro William S. Schmidt (Campamento Schmidt)..
    • Todos los viajes fuera de las escuelas (field trips) serán cancelados.
    • Se ofrecerá el desayuno
  • Special Education - Early Childhood

    Special Education - Early Childhood

    Early Childhood Special Education Programs provides early intervention, special education and related services for children birth through five (prior to kindergarten). Early Childhood Services include evaluation, and individually designed plan of instruction for young children with special needs 

    The Infants and Toddlers Program provides services for families of children who are birth to 4 years of age with developmental delays, disabilities or developmental risk factors. Early intervention services focus on helping families learn ways to help their child learn and grow with everyday activities. 

    The Preschool Program Provides services for children from 3 years through 4 years old who qualify for special education services due to developmental delay or a disability. Services provided are based on the unique special education need of each child. 

    • Infants and Toddlers -Birth to 2 years old referral call: 301-925-6627. 
    • Preschool - 3 years old to 5 years old referral call: 301-925-6600.


    Diane Bonanni
    Coordinating Supervisor 

    Preschool Program 
    Lydia Jones Nunn 

    Infants and Toddlers Program 
    Alyson Felder 

    Judith P. Hoyer Early Childhood Center 
    2300 Belleview Avenue 
    Cheverly, MD 20785 
    Phone: 301-925-1985 
    Fax: 301-925-1994