• Parent Information

    Parent Information

    School Supply List 

    Questions and Concerns

    Who should parents call with questions and concerns? Click here to find out.  

    SchoolMax Family Portal
    View your child's grades and attendance on-line through SchoolMax.
    If you have not received your access key to login to SchoolMax, please contact the school.


      Chaperoning & Volunteering
    Parents, if you are interested in helping out on field trips, dances, volunteering, etc., you need to have a commercial background check or fingerprints taken. Please look at the the requirements for assisting in Prince George's County and remember to bring a copy of the receipt to the main office for our school records.
    For more info, please click here or call the Fingerprinting Office at 301.952.6775


    Individualized Education Program (IEP) - Special Education  
    What is an IEP and how does the IEP process work? Click here to find out.  


    Parental Rights / Procedural Safeguards - Special Education  

    Click here for the Parental Rights - Maryland Procedural Safeguards Notice.  


    Parent/Teacher Conferences  
    If you would like to schedule a conference with a particular teacher, contact the teacher directly via telephone, email, or written note. If you would like to schedule a team conference with all of your child's academic teachers, contact your child's guidance counselor.


    Classroom Visits
    Parents are our partners and we encourage classroom visits.


    Bullying Information
    Bullying, harassment, and intimidation will not be tolerated at Stephen Decatur Middle School.
    If you feel that your child is a victim of bullying, harassment, or intimidation,
    contact your child's counselor, administrator, or security. 
    Click here for more information on bullying.  


    Grading and reporting procedures were established to provide guidance to administrators and teachers in
    the implementation of the grading and reporting systems to be used in all schools and centers in the
    Prince George’s County Public Schools.
    Click here for more information.


      Pay Online for Breakfast / Lunch
    School Payment Solutions is a simple, safe and secure portal to add money to your child's lunch
    Click here to access School Payment Solutions.

    How to read your child's Report Card
    Click here for information on how to read your child's report card.