Edward M. Felegy Elementary

Meet Felegy Elementary’s new principal: Dr. Liburd

October 11, 2016

BY HEATHER WRIGHT — Dr. Trevor Liburd is a well-educated and talented man. Originally from the U.S. Virgin Islands, he has a doctorate and two master’s degrees. He’s an adjunct professor at Bowie State University, currently teaching a special education course to undergraduates majoring [read more]

City awards 13 educational enrichment grants

December 12, 2015

BY REBECCA BENNETT — The City of Hyattsville Education Advisory Committee, which established an Education Enrichment Grant Program earlier this year, announced Dec. 7 it’s first 13 recipients. The maximum award was $500 and the selected grants range from $220 to $500. “The committee was [read more]

Felegy Elementary plants tree as part of green schools initiative

December 11, 2015

BY SAM STERN — Children at the Edward M. Felegy Elementary School (FES) took a pledge to a living-learning environment curriculum at a tree planting ceremony Nov. 12. The ceremony, led by assistant principal Ursula Golladay, took place after school, beside the playground and launching point for [read more]

PHOTOS: City officials attend new school dedication

October 21, 2014

On Thursday, October 16, Prince Georges County Public Schools, as well as local officials, dedicated Edward Edward M. Felegy Elementary School. Left to right: Councilmember Bart Lawrence (Ward 1), Councilmember Robert Croslin (Ward 2), Hyattsville Police Chief Douglas Holland. Photo courtesy the [read more]

Arts school launches with new principal

September 8, 2014

West Hyattsville’s new elementary school, Edward M. Felegy, opened on August 25 with new principal Walter Reap at the helm. Previously, Reap worked in Anne Arundel County, where he spent nine years at Germantown Elementary in Annapolis. Felegy will be the second new elementary school building [read more]

City installs stop sign near new school

August 29, 2014

The City of Hyattsville installed a stop sign on the southwest corner of Nicholson Street and Maryhurst Drive near the new Edward M. Felegy Elementary School Thursday after parents expressed concern over its [read more]

Parents concerned about lack of stop signs, crossing guard

August 28, 2014

After the first few days of school, residents brought up concerns about the lack of stop signs and crossing guard near the new Edward M. Felegy Elementary School.  City and school officials say they are working to address the issue.  We will have the full story on September’s print [read more]