Three community meetings to discuss boundary changes, school reassignment, and consolidation have been announced for the following:
- December 14, 2015 • 6:30 p.m. Accokeek Academy 14400 Berry Road Accokeek, MD 20607
- December 15, 2015 • 6:30 p.m. Northwestern High School 7000 Adelphi Road Hyattsville, MD 20782
- December 16, 2015 • 6:30 p.m. Andrew Jackson Academy 3500 Regency Parkway Forestville, MD 20747
Schools to be discussed include Accokeek Academy, Buck Lodge MS, Calverton ES, Forestville HS, Fort Washington Forest ES, G. James Gholson MS, Martin L. King Jr. MS, Potomac Landing ES, Princeton ES, Skyline ES, Suitland ES, Suitland HS, William Beanes ES. Reassigning sixth graders to middle schools will also be discussed. See the flyer here for more details~~~> see the flyer.
Parents are asked to show up and ask tough questions. The stake holders must demand the school system to slow down on disposing any county school property to the highest bidders without transparency. Most county residents feel it will be unfair to rush the process within three (3) days to achieve a certain outcome in which millions of dollars are at stake. The county citizenry deserve better process than this.
Dr. Kevin Maxwell must slow down disposing any county school property to the highest bidder. Any property must be done within the law and with proper transparency to the county residents.
In the meantime, Dr. Henry A. Wise, Jr. High School won the Maryland 4A state football championship on Friday December 4th, 2015, defeating Howard High School 55-6. Sentinel reports the the MPSSAA 4A Football State Championship game featured a battle of unbeatens with the 13-0 Dr. Henry A. Wise Jr. Pumas dismantling the 13-0 Howard Lions by a decisive margin of 55-6.. Watch highlights of the game at Fox 5.
Maryland 4A state football champions