College and Career Ready Skills

What we mean when we say graduating “College and Career Ready”

Prince George’s County Public Schools is dedicated to providing students with the requisite 21st century skills and mastery of core academic subjects to be successful in future higher education and career pursuits. See our profile of a 21st century graduate here.

Graduates will be able to:  

  • Acquire important information and skills  
  • Make meaning of academic content  
  • Effectively transfer their learning to new situations both within school and beyond       

A 21st Century Graduate Is:  

Core Content Areas of Knowledge:  

Every content area at every grade level will be aligned to the Common Core Standards. In addition, our students will acquire the critical skills they need to be successful in the 21st century economy.