• Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - Code Yellow - Schools and offices are closed. EMERGENCY PERSONNEL only must report to work.

    Today's Aerospace Engineering and Aviation Technology at DuVal High School Open House Information Session is rescheduled for Monday, March 26, 2018, at 6:00 PM. Please email dhsaero@pgcps.org if you have any additional questions.

    Miércoles, 21 de marzo, 2018 - Código Amarillo – Todas las escuelas permanecen cerradas. Todas las oficinas permanecen cerradas. Solamente el PERSONAL DE EMERGENCIA debe reportarse al trabajo.

    La sesión informativa abierta al público sobre Ingeniería Aeroespacial y Tecnología Aeronáutica para la Escuela Superior DuVal, programada para hoy, será reprogramada para el lunes, 26 de marzo del 2018 a las 6:00 p. m. Si tiene preguntas adicionales, por favor, envíe un correo electrónico a dhsaero@pgcps.org

  • News Release: Suitland High School Choir to Perform at Grand Opening of Smithsonian African American Museum

    September 21, 2016
    For Immediate Release
    Office of Communications

    UPPER MARLBORO, MD – Choral students from the Center for Visual and Performing Arts (CVPA) at Suitland High School will perform at the historic grand opening of the National Museum of African American History and Culture on Saturday, September 24 in Washington, D.C. The new museum is devoted exclusively to the documentation of African American life, art, history and culture

    “Our students are extremely excited about this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity,” said Maria Saldana, Program Coordinator, Center for Visual and Performing Arts at Suitland High School. “The opening of the museum is a historic event for our nation, and we are so proud that our students have the opportunity to showcase their vocal talents and be a part of this wonderful moment.”

    The CVPA choir is performing under the direction of Ricky Manor, a music director, composer and music producer best known for his work on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.

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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.