• Thursday, March 22 - Code Orange - Prince George's County Public Schools (PGCPS) – Schools and offices will open with a two hour delay. EMERGENCY PERSONNEL must report to work on time and are not eligible for liberal leave.

    • There will be no work-study transportation. (Those students should not report to school.)
    • There will be no half-day Early Childhood Center (ECC), half-day Special Education Programs, or half-day PreK.
    • Any other school program requiring transportation prior to 12 noon will NOT have transportation, including Howard B. Owens Science Center,JA Finance Park, and William S. Schmidt Center (Camp Schmidt)
    • All field trips will be cancelled.
    • Food Services will offer breakfast.
    We will re-evaluate at 6:30am.

    Jueves, 22 de marzo - Código naranja: Las escuelas comenzarán dos horas después del horario normal. El personal de emergencia no es eligible para tomar licencia liberal, y debe presentarse a trabajar puntualmente.

    • No habrá transporte para el programa Work-Study. (Esos estudiantes no deben reportarse a la escuela).
    • No habrán programas de medio día, ni en los Centros de Educación Temprana (ECC), o ni los Programas de Educación Especial. Programas del día completo empezaran dos horas demoradas.
    • Todo programa escolar que requiera transporte antes del mediodía NO lo tendrá, incluido el Centro de Ciencias Howard B. Owens, el JA Finance Park y el Centro William S. Schmidt (Campamento Schmidt).. 
    • Todos los viajes fuera de las escuelas (field trips) serán cancelados.
    • Se ofrecerá el desayuno.
    Revaluaremos a las 6:30 de la mañana.

Adelphi Elementary

8820 Riggs Road
Adelphi, MD 20783

Phone: 301-431-6250 | Fax:301-445-8468
Chelsea Hill, Principal | Chelsea.Hill@pgcps.org


  • School Website
  • Hours: 7:45am to 1:55pm
  • Grades: PreK-6
  • Uniform: Mandatory
  • Before After Care: Yes
  • School Colors: Blue and Gold
  • School Mascot: Tiger

Bus Transportation and Directions

  • Bus Routes | Questions about Transportation? Call 301-952-6570
  • Driving directions: Exit Beltway at New Hampshire Ave./Rt. 650, South, towards Takoma Park. Continue on New Hampshire Ave. to 3rd traffic light and turn left onto Metzerott Rd. Continue on Metzerott Rd. to the 1st traffic light and turn right onto Riggs Rd. Continue on Riggs Rd. to school on the right.
  • MapQuest Directions

Area and Board of Education

Adelphi Elementary Data Dashboard for 2016-2017

Note: School Data Dashboards will be updated once a year in the Summer. Due to reporting timelines, the data on this chart will always reflect data from the previous school year.