The Board of Education voted to move back the last day of school on Tuesday night to make up for school days lost to winter weather, the school system said in a statement.
Prince George’s County leaders say a report released Friday proves there is no systemic manipulation of grades in the public school system. But what does the report really indicate?
An independent audit for the Maryland State Board of Education found that many Prince George’s County high schoolers may have graduated in the past two years without meeting requirements. The audit didn’t find any intimidation or conscious fraud, but the school system’s CEO said “we need to act with urgency to reform longstanding practices in our schools.”
Maryland’s Board of Education has voted unanimously to investigate allegations of fraudulent grading in the Prince George’s County school system — an investigation the school system’s chief executive officer also called for.
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The Prince George’s County Public Schools announced on Friday that a new program, called Early Start, will operate in place of the Head Start program.
The father of a 4-year-old boy who was allegedly molested by a bus aide for James Ryder Randall Elementary School in Clinton, Maryland, says he is heartbroken.
Twenty students from a Prince George’s County school are safe after the bus they were on was engulfed in flames Monday afternoon.
A school system embroiled in two scandals involving staff is hoping the 2016-2017 school gets off on a better foot. “The first day of school always brings great excitement for the children and for the teachers,” said Prince George’s County Schools Chief Executive Officer Kevin Maxwell. “A lot of work has gone into getting the year off to a good start.”
Despite losing a hefty federal grant for the county’s Head Start early childhood education program this week, Prince George’s County school officials insist that the program will start on time on Aug. 29.
The Satanic Temple contacted about a dozen elementary schools across the country, including Bradbury Heights Elementary, in Capitol Heights, with a request to present its curriculum for an after-school gathering.
A Prince George’s County school bus crashed into a lamp post at RFK Stadium Friday afternoon, sending more than a dozen students to the hospital.
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