Prince George’s County Public Schools

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Video Appears To Show Md. Substitute Teacher Using Belt on Middle School Students

A 35-second cell phone video appears to show a substitute teacher at Gwynn Park Middle School in Prince George’s County beating students with a belt.


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414 Md. Students Barred Over Missing Vaccinations

More than 400 students in Prince George’s County are barred from returning to school Wednesday because they haven’t gotten their vaccinations.


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Md. County Gets $3M To Build 2 New Schools Focusing on Immigrant Students

As a national conversation surrounding immigration reform wages on, Prince George’s County has received a $3 million grant from the Carnegie Corporation of New York to open two new public high schools designed to improve achievement rates among students who are learning English as a second language.


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School Districts Blasted By Teachers, Students Over Snow Decision

The decision to start class on time Wednesday morning despite snowy and potentially dangerous road conditions is creating a stir in Montgomery and Prince George’s counties.



Teacher Collapses, Dies at Largo High School

A teacher at Largo High School died at the school Friday morning, Prince George’s County Public Schools officials say.


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Prince George’s County to Name New Schools Chief

Prince George’s County Executive Rushern Baker is set to announce a new public schools CEO.


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School Janitor Charged For Relationship With Student

A Lanham, Maryland man has been arrested and charged for allegedly carrying on a sexual relationship with a teenage girl, a student at the high school where he works as a janitor.


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Prince George’s Schools Interim Superintendent Stepping Down

The interim superintendent of Prince George’s County schools is stepping down following the county executive’s school system takeover.


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PG Schools: No Laws Broken in Cell Phone Sex Case

Prince George’s County school officials say no laws appear to have been broken in an incident involving consensual sex between two students that was recorded.


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Prince George’s County Executive Uses Town Hall to Discuss School Takeover

Prince George’s County Executive Rushern Baker III wants control of the county’s struggling school system, and he took to the phone Tuesday night to inform county residents of his plan.