Kevin Maxwell officially named CEO of Prince George's County schools

Monday, July 1, 2013

For years, the Prince Georges County Schools have struggled with test scores, student safety and a host of other issues.

In hopes of lasting improvement, during the last state legislative session, Prince George’s County Executive Rushern Baker engineered a partial takeover of the system. He not an elected school board, but he now hires the superintendent.

On Friday, he announced Dr. Kevin Maxwell will be the new school CEO of county schools.

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