• Media Advisory: Board of Education Swearing-In Ceremonies to be Held

    August 8, 2017
    For Immediate Release
    CONTACT:
    Office of Communications
    301-952-6001

    Prince George’s County Board of Education swearing-in ceremonies will be held Wednesday for Dr. Donna L. Wiseman and new student member Amanya Paige.


    Dr. Wiseman will be sworn in that morning by County Executive Rushern L. Baker III. She will fill the at-large vacancy created by Dr. Beverly Anderson’s resignation. Dr. Segun C. Eubanks will be reappointed to the Board of Education as Chair.


    Paige, a rising junior at Parkdale High School and National Honor Society member, has received awards for leadership and academics. She will be sworn in that evening to a one-year term on the Board, ending June 2018.


    Dr. Wiseman Swearing-In Ceremony


    WHEN: Wednesday, Aug. 9, 10 a.m.


    WHERE:
    County Administration Building, Office of the County Executive
    14741 Governor Oden Bowie Drive
    Upper Marlboro, MD 20772


    Paige Swearing-In Ceremony


    WHEN: Wednesday, Aug. 9, 7 p.m.


    WHERE:
    Sasscer Administration Building
    14201 School Lane
    Upper Marlboro, MD 20772

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    Prince George's County Public Schools (PGCPS), one of the nation's 25 largest school districts, has 208 schools and centers, more than 130,000 students and nearly 19,000 employees. Under the leadership of Chief Executive Officer Dr. Kevin M. Maxwell, the school system serves a diverse student population from urban, suburban and rural communities located in the Washington, DC suburbs. PGCPS is nationally recognized for innovative programs and initiatives that provide students with unique learning opportunities, including arts integration, environmental and financial literacy, and language immersion.