News & Announcements

Piper's Walk: June 23

Join the Mission to spread awareness for canine safety! Go to for more information on this important event! 

Staff Appreciation Week (May 7-11)

During the week of May 7-11 we will be celebrating the wonderful staff at CSLC. Stay tuned for details of daily celebrations in your child's backpack and through phone/email messages. Please contact SPA President Laura Gordon, at, if you are interested in volunteering to help out with one of the events during the week.

Arts in Action Night and Basket Raffle (March 15th: 6-7:30pm )

"Under the Sea" is our theme for this year's Arts in Action Night and Basket Raffle. A huge THANK YOU to Umberto's Italian Restaurant in Olney who have generously donated dinner (pizza and pasta) for the event! This is our BIGGEST FUNDRAISER of the year, as well as your opportunity to see some of the work you're child is doing in their Special subjects (Art, Music, PE, Media, and Science). To help make the evening a success we will need your help. Click the link above for more information.  

Class Photos on March 14

Preorder online at: The site will be active for 48 hours after picture day. All orders will be shipped to CSLC for distribution.

Carl Sandburg Learning Center Voted as #1 School in Maryland by!

CSLC was ranked by, a web site that uses data science to provide information on the best schools, as the #1 school in the state of Maryland! This recognition is thanks to our incredible staff. wonderful families, and especially our amazing, hard working students. Click here for the complete rankings.  

Emergency plans

Parents please remember to have an emergency plan at CSLC should school be dismissed early due to extreme weather, no heat, or power. Contact the office at 301 279 8490 for instructions.

Cyber Safety

Cybersafety Hotline for questions and concerns, resources, and more.

Quick Notes

QuickNotes Emergency information via email and newsletter for families and community (6 languages)