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Local and state leaders call for investigation into PGCPS grad rates

GradFraudRallySEABROOK – Local leaders are seeing a lot of smoke coming from Prince George’s County Public Schools (PGCPS) as a small coalition on the school board alleges that there is widespread graduation fraud, but the school system’s chief executive officer (CEO) claims the allegations are not evidence of fire, but just smoke and mirrors.

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Community asks for full resources for students, teachers in PGCPS budget

PGCPS logoUPPER MARLBORO – Theresa Dudley, the president of the county teacher’s union, is furious.

Every year, it seems to her, the most important budget items to the Prince George’s County Educators Association (PGCEA) and to teachers are the first items struck from the budget when the county does not give the Prince George’s County Board of Education all the funds it asks for.

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CVPA could be pulled out of the new Suitland HS

SuitlandRenoSUITLAND – The future look and academic programs of the new Suitland High School are still up in the air, but one thing is certain – the community is ready for an updated and quality school on Silver Hill Road.

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Greenbelt wants to stay green

greenbeltGREENBELT – The city of Greenbelt is staying true to its green name as it voted to send a letter off to Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan asking him to stand by the goals of the Paris Climate Agreement during the same meeting the council directed staff to look into solar and wind options.

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