You have until 4:30 p.m. Friday to make a request to transfer schools.
Parents hoping to transfer their student from one school in Prince George's County Public Schools to another have until 4:30 p.m. Friday, March 22 to apply. According to PGCPS' website, transfers are being accepted for the 2013-14 school year but will not be accepted for speciality programs or schools with a separate admissions process. Parents will receive notifcation of the transfer after May 1. Transfers can be submitted in-person at Oxon Hill Staff Development Center, 7711 Livingston Road, Suite K, Oxon Hill, Maryland 20745 or be faxed to 301-749-729. They can also be emailed to Student.Transfers@pgcps.org You can download a transfer form from the PGCPS website and also view the seat availability chart. Other items to note:
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