Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information
On Wednesday, March 25, State Superintendent of Education Dr. Karen Salmon announced that all Maryland public schools will remain closed through Friday, April 24. A letter from CEO Dr. Monica Goldson is forthcoming with more information.
El miércoles, 25 de marzo, la superintendente de educación del estado, la Dra. Karen Salmon, anunció que todas las escuelas públicas en el estado de Maryland estarán cerradas hasta el viernes, 24 de abril. Próximamente se enviará una carta con más información de parte de la directora ejecutiva, la Dra. Monica Goldson.
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Congress passed the CARES Act, a relief package to support our country during these unprecedented times. See the attached fact sheet to learn more about how the CARES Act will support our residents and small businesses.
El Congreso aprobó el Acto CARES, un paquete de ayuda para apoyar a nuestro país durante estos tiempos sin precedentes. Consulte nuestra hoja informativa a continuación para obtener más información sobre cómo el Acto CARES apoyará a nuestros residentes y pequeñas empresas.
What are the symptoms?
Reported illnesses have ranged from mild symptoms to severe illness and death for confirmed coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases.
The following symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure.*
- Shortness of breath
Who is at higher risk?
- Older adults
- People who have serious chronic medical conditions like:
- Heart disease
- Lung disease
If you have any questions or concerns, please call the Prince George’s County Health Department Coronavirus hotline at (301)883-6627 during 8:00am – 8:00pm to receive updated information about the coronavirus disease. *Please contact 911 for medial emergencies only. Do not contact 911 for Coronavirus related issues.
Grab N’ Go Meal Sites
Any student, with or without a parent/guardian in need of a meal during the shutdown may go to any one of the below sites to pick up both meals and a snack between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Adults may not pick up meals for children. There will be school system staff in the cafeteria or parking lot, depending on weather, to distribute the meals. No student should go hungry during this crisis.
- Andrew Jackson Academy
- Benjamin Tasker Middle School
- Bradbury Heights Elementary
- Brandywine Elementary
- Buck Lodge Middle School
- Calverton Elementary
- Carmody Hills Elementary
- Carrollton Elementary
- Clinton Grove Elementary
- District Heights Elementary
- Drew-Freeman Middle School
- Dwight D. Eisenhower Middle School
- Gladys Noon Spellman Elementary
- Glassmanor Elementary
- Hillcrest Heights Elementary
- Hollywood Elementary
- James McHenry Elementary
- John Bayne Elementary
- Judge Sylvania Woods Elementary
- Kenmoor Middle School
- Kettering Middle School
- Langley Park-McCormick Elementary
- Laurel Elementary
- Lewisdale Elementary
- Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School
- Nicholas Orem Middle School
- Oxon Hill Middle School
- Port Towns Elementary
- Ridgecrest Elementary
- Riverdale Elementary
- Robert Frost Elementary
- Samuel Chase Elementary
- Springhill Lake Elementary
- Stephen Decatur Middle School
- Suitland Elementary
- Templeton Elementary
- Thomas S. Stone Elementary
- Thurgood Marshall Middle School
- Waldon Woods Elementary
- Walker Mill Middle School
- William Paca Elementary
- William Wirt Middle School
- Woodbridge Elementary
Pepco Press Release:
WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 26, 2020) – With the District of Columbia, Maryland and the world experiencing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, Pepco is reminding customers to always be on alert for potential scams targeting energy customers. Scams occur throughout the year, but the company has seen an increase in scam attempts with scammers using this health crisis to take advantage of energy customers throughout the United States. The company has received reports that scammers are threatening to shut service off, and also are offering cash or credit incentives in order to obtain a customer’s personal or financial information.
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