• Wednesday, January 17, 2018 – Code Orange – Schools and offices will open with a two-hour delay. Emergency personnel are not eligible for liberal leave and must report to work on time.

    • 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 noon will NOT have transportation, including Howard B. Owens Science Center.
    • All field trips will be cancelled.
    • Food Services will offer breakfast. 

    Miércoles, 17 de enero de 2018 – Código naranja – Las escuelas comenzarán dos horas después del horario normal. El personal de emergencia no reune los requisitos para la 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 de Centros de Educación Temprana (ECC) ni de los Programas de Educación Especial.
    • Cualquier programa escolar especial que requiere transporte antes del mediodía NO tendrá transporte, incluyendo el Centro de Ciencia Howard B. Owens.
    • Todos los viajes fuera de las escuelas (field trips) serán cancelados.
    • Se ofrecerá el desayuno.

H. Winship Wheatley Early Childhood Center

H. Winship Wheatley ECC Photo
8801 Ritchie Drive
Capitol Heights, MD 20743

Phone: 301-808-8100 | Fax:301-808-4490
Julie Orgettas, Principal | Julie.Orgettas@pgcps.org

At-a-Glance

  • School Website
  • Hours: 9:30am to 3:40pm
  • Grades: PreK-4 year old
  • Uniform: None
  • Before After Care: No
  • School Colors: Blue and White
  • School Mascot: Teddy Bear

Bus Transportation and Directions

  • Bus Routes | Questions about Transportation? Call 301-952-6570
  • Driving directions: Exit Beltway at Central Ave. /Rt. 214, West. Continue on Central Ave. approximately 1 mile and turn left onto Ritchie Rd. Continue on Ritchie Rd. approximately 1 mile and turn left onto Ritchie Dr. Continue to school at the end of Ritchie Dr.
  • MapQuest Directions

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