• On Wednesday, May 6, State Superintendent of Education Dr. Karen Salmon announced that all Maryland public schools will be closed for the remainder of the 2019-20 school year. A letter from CEO Dr. Monica Goldson is forthcoming with more information.

    El miércoles, 6 de mayo, la Dra. Karen Salmon, superintendente de educación del estado, anunció que todas las escuelas públicas de Maryland permanecerán cerradas por el resto del año escolar 2019-20. Próximamente se enviará una carta de la Dra. Monica Goldson, directora ejecutiva, con más información.

    Le mercredi 6 mai, la Surintendante de l'éducation de l’État, Dr Karen Salmon, a annoncé que toutes les écoles publiques du Maryland resteront fermées pour le reste de l’année scolaire 2019-2020. Une lettre de la Directrice exécutive, Dr Monica Goldson, suivra avec plus d'informations.

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  • Enrichment Packets Frequently Asked Questions

    Enrichment Packets Frequently Asked Questions

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    Q: Are the Student Break Packets mandatory?

    A: No. The student break packets are optional, but we ask that you encourage your child(ren) to complete them throughout the year in order to maintain skills learned or learn new skills as students work on skills learned and prepare for the upcoming school year.

    Q: How do you access the packets?

    A: The packets can be accessed by going to the Student Resources page.

    Q: When will the answer keys be available?

    A: Answer keys that apply for each packet will already be posted. Many of our summer packets do not include answer keys as they are daily activities. 

    Q: Are packets for all PGCPS schools, including students in charter schools?

    A: Yes. The packets are systemic for all students, and they are optional. Select only the packet(s) for your child’s grade level. 

    Q: Is there a packet available for Pre-Kindergarten and Head Start students?

    A: No. Packets are available only for Kindergarten through Twelfth grade.

    Q: What should I do if my child needs help with completing the packet?

     A: These packets are for extra practice only, teachers will not be expected to assist or review student work.

    Q: Who should I contact if I have questions on the calendar/packet?

     A: You can send an email to break.packet@pgcps.org.

    Q: Who should receive my child’s completed packet?

    A: You are not required to submit packets as they are only there for your use with your child(ren).

    Q: Will credit be given if the packet is complete?

    A: Packets are optional, and no credit will be awarded for completion.

    Q: What should I do if I am not able to download the packet?

     A: Try downloading from a different computer or you may email break.packet@pgcps.org