Media Advisory: PGCPS CEO To Visit Glassmanor Elementary School Head Start Program With Prince George’s County Executive

Media Advisory: PGCPS CEO To Visit Glassmanor Elementary School Head Start Program With Prince George’s County Executive

August 29, 2016
For Immediate Release
CONTACT:
Office of Communications
301-952-6001
WHO: 
Prince George’s County Public Schools (PGCPS) CEO Dr. Kevin M. Maxwell
Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker III

WHAT:  
Head Start First Day of School

WHEN:   
Monday, Aug. 29 10 a.m.

WHERE:
  
Glassmanor Elementary School
1011 Marcy Ave.
Oxon Hill, MD 20745

BACKGROUND:

Prince George’s County Public Schools (PGCPS) will welcome more than 930 students who participate in the Head Start program back to school on Monday, Aug. 29. Dr. Kevin M. Maxwell will visit the Head Start program at Glassmanor Elementary School with Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker III.

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Prince George's County Public Schools (PGCPS), one of the nation's 25 largest school districts, has 208 schools and centers, more than 130,000 students and nearly 19,000 employees. Under the leadership of Chief Executive Officer Dr. Kevin M. Maxwell, the school system serves a diverse student population from urban, suburban and rural communities located in the Washington, DC suburbs. PGCPS is nationally recognized for innovative programs and initiatives that provide students with unique learning opportunities, including arts integration, environmental and financial literacy, and language immersion.