• 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.

Berwyn Heights Elementary

6200 Pontiac Street
Berwyn Heights, MD 20740

Phone: 240-684-6210 | Fax:240-684-6216
Amanda Alerich, Principal | Amanda.Alerich@pgcps.org


  • School Website
  • Hours: 9:15am to 3:25pm
  • Grades: PreK-6
  • Uniform: Mandatory
  • Before After Care: Yes
  • School Colors: Red and White
  • School Mascot: Husky

Bus Transportation and Directions

  • Bus Routes | Questions about Transportation? Call 301-952-6570
  • Driving directions: Take BELTWAY/I-495 N/I-95. Take the MD-201/KENILWORTH AVE exit- exit number 23- toward BLADENSBURG/GREENBELT. Stay LEFT. Turn LEFT onto KENILWORTH AVE/MD-201. Turn RIGHT onto PONTIAC ST.
  • MapQuest Directions

Area and Board of Education

Berwyn Heights Elementary Data Dashboard for 2016-2017

Note: School Data Dashboards will be updated once a year in the Summer. Due to reporting timelines, the data on this chart will always reflect data from the previous school year.