• All schools and school system administrative offices will be closed Nov. 23-25 for the Thanksgiving holiday. Schools and offices reopen on Monday, Nov. 28. Visit the Charles County Public Schools website, www.ccboe.com, for the most up-to-date calendar information.
• Henry E. Lackey High School is hosting the U.S. Navy Band Commodores, the Navy’s premier jazz ensemble, at 7 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 28. Admission is free and the concert is open to the public. The 18-member group is led by Senior Chief Petty Officer William C. Mulligan. Their performances feature a mix of traditional big band music, jazz vocal arrangements and new instrumental music written specifically for the Commodores. Visit http://www.navyband.navy.mil/commodores.html to learn more about the Commodores.
Charles County Public Schools provides 26,400 students in grades prekindergarten through 12 with an academically challenging education. Located in Southern Maryland, Charles County Public Schools has 36 schools that offer a technologically advanced, progressive and high quality education that builds character, equips for leadership and prepares students for life, careers and higher education.
The Charles County public school system does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age or disability in its programs, activities or employment practices. For inquiries, please contact Dr. Patricia Vaira, Title IX/ADA/Section 504 Coordinator (students) or Pamela K. Murphy, Title IX/ADA/Section 504 coordinator (employees/ adults), at Charles County Public Schools, Jesse L. Starkey Administration Building, P.O. Box 2770, La Plata, MD 20646; 301-932-6610/301-870-3814. For special accommodations call 301-934-7230 or TDD 1-800-735-2258 two weeks prior to the event.