Prince George's County Public School

Find Prince George's County Maryland public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools. Public schools provide information on tuition, school rankings, school enrollment, education, curriculum, classes, records, and teacher-student ratios.

Academy Of Health Sciences At PGCC 301 Largo Road Largo MD 20774 301-583-1593

Accokeek Academy 14400 Berry Road Accokeek MD 20607 301-203-3200

Adelphi Elementary School 8820 Riggs Road Adelphi MD 20783 301-431-6250

Allenwood School 6300 Harley Lane Temple Hills MD 20748 301-702-3931

Andrew Jackson Academy 3500 Regency Parkway District Heights MD 20747 301-817-0310

Annapolis Road Academy 5150 Annapolis Road Bladensburg MD 20710 301-209-3580

Apple Grove Elementary School 7400 Bellefield Avenue Fort Washington MD 20744 301-449-4966

Ardmore Elementary School 9301 Ardwick Ardmore Road Springdale MD 20774 301-925-1311

Arrowhead Elementary School 2300 Sansbury Road Upper Marlboro MD 20774 301-499-7071

Avalon Elementary School 4815 Dalton Street Temple Hills MD 20748 301-449-4970

Baden Elementary School 13601 Baden Westwood Road Brandywine MD 20613 301-888-1188

Barack Obama Elementary School 12600 Brooke Lane Upper Marlboro MD 20772 301-574-4020

Barnaby Manor Elementary School 2411 Owens Road Glassmanor MD 20745 301-702-7560

Beacon Heights Elementary School 6929 Furman Parkway Woodlawn MD 20737 301-918-8700

Beltsville Academy 4300 Wicomico Avenue Beltsville MD 20705 301-572-0630

Benjamin D Foulois Academy 4601 Beauford Road Morningside MD 20746 301-817-0300

Benjamin Stoddert Middle School 2501 Olson Street Temple Hills MD 20748 301-702-7500

Benjamin Tasker Middle School 4901 Collington Road Bowie MD 20715 301-805-2660

Berwyn Heights Elementary School 6200 Pontiac Street Berwyn Heights MD 20740 240-684-6210

Bladensburg Elementary School 4915 Annapolis Road Bladensburg MD 20710 301-985-1450

About Prince George's County Public Schools

Prince George's County Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in Prince George's County, MD. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including Maryland, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

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Prince George's County School District

Prince George's County Public Schools operate within school districts which are separate entities responsible for administering Public Schools. Prince George's County school districts are led by boards or commissions who set policy for the district and appoint a Superintendent of Schools. Board and commission members may be elected by voters within the district, or in some cases may be appointed by the legislative body that serves the Prince George's County district. While the Maryland State impose frameworks and some minimum requirements for length of school year, teacher qualifications, curriculum and other elements of public education, the Prince George's County school district has significant latitude within these frameworks and the authority to manage the day-to-day operation of Public Schools.

Types of Prince George's County Public Schools

Prince George's County Public Schools are largely organized into three groups, each serving different grade levels. Prince George's County Elementary Schools typically serve students from Pre-K, Kindergarten or Grade 1 through Grade 5 or Grade 6. While all Public School districts begin Primary School by Grade 1, not all offer Kindergarten or Pre-K grades. Prince George's County Middle Schools cover Grades 6 or 7 through Grade 8. Prince George's County High Schools covers Grades 9 through 12. In small school districts, all grades may be served in one school. The completion of Grade 12 is generally considered to indicate student readiness for post-secondary education.

Specialized Public Schools in Prince George's County

Many Public School districts offer alternatives to traditional Public School structures, including Charter Schools and Magnet Schools. Prince George's County Charter Schools are Public Schools initiated by a parent or community group or organization to serve a special population or to provide special curricula or instructional practices. They are formed by a special charter or agreement with the school district that grants them additional flexibility in how they operate. Prince George's County Magnet Schools are Public Schools that offer a specialized theme or subject emphasis, such as science and technology, international and cultural studies, or the arts.