Charles County Public Schools (CCPS) is moving all in-county high school varsity football games scheduled for this Friday, Sept. 17, to 10 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 18. The schedule is below.
- La Plata High School vs. Patuxent High School (held at La Plata)
- Henry E. Lackey High School vs. Thomas Stone High School (held at Lackey)
- Maurice J. McDonough High School vs. Calvert High School (held at Stone/homecoming)
- North Point High School vs. Westlake High School (held at North Point)
This change does not apply to the game scheduled between St. Charles High School and Leonardtown High School set for Sept. 17, 6 p.m. at Leonardtown.
In addition to school staffs and administrators, CCPS works with the Charles County Sheriff’s Office to secure officers to provide support at high school football games. The officers work with school staffs during games to ensure the events are safe for all attendees. CCPS has not been able to secure adequate officer coverage for in-county games scheduled for Sept. 17.
The schedule changes may cause schools to adjust junior varsity events set for Sept. 18. These changes only affect Sept. 17 games at this time.
Charles County Public Schools provides 27,000 students in grades prekindergarten through 12 with an academically challenging education. Located in Southern Maryland, Charles County Public Schools has 37 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 based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age or disability in its programs, activities or employment practices. For inquiries, please contact Kathy Kiessling, Title IX/ADA/Section 504 Coordinator (students) or Nikial Majors, 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. CCPS provides nondiscriminatory equal access to school facilities in accordance with its Use of Facilities rules to designated youth groups (including, but not limited to, the Boy Scouts).