• Thursday, March 22 - Code Orange - Prince George's County Public Schools (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.
    We will re-evaluate at 6:30am.

    Jueves, 22 de marzo - 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.
    Revaluaremos a las 6:30 de la mañana.
  • How to request a student transfer

    How to Submit a Transfer Request

    Parents/guardians who would like to transfer their child from their neighborhood school to another PGCPS school may submit a transfer request during the open student transfer season. The student transfer season has closed, it will reopen in the Spring of 2018. Transfer requests may be submitted outside of the transfer season only for the following reasons: 

    •  Families that move into Prince George's County after the transfer season ended 

    •  The student has a health issue or other documented, compelling reason for changing schools must be verified by PGCPS, Attending physician or health professional

    •  The family is moving to a new neighborhood and the student would like to remain in their current school until the program or school year ends 

    What You Need to Know

    •  Current parents/guardian must submit transfer requests through the  SchoolMax Family Portal

    •  Transfer requests to schools with enrollment that exceeds state-rated capacity will not be considered. To view a list of schools that are open for transfer requests, click on the link below

    •  Bus transportation is not provided for transfer students 

     How to Submit a Transfer Request – Currently Enrolled Students 

    1.  Set up a SchoolMax Parent Portal user account

    2.  Your student must continue to attend the current school until you receive official notification that your transfer request has been approved 

     How to Submit a Transfer Request – New Students ONLY 

    1.  Complete the enrollment process at your neighborhood school to get a family ID number

    2.  Complete a Student Transfer Request Form  (en español) 

    3.  Submit the form to the Office of Student Records, Transfers, and Archival Services 

    4.  Your student must attend their neighborhood school until you receive official notification that your transfer request has been approved 

     Frequently Asked Questions  

          Click here to view frequently asked questions about student transfers.