College Gardens Mural

Welcome to College Gardens Elementary School

IB Logo newVision: As a Primary Years Programme school, we will provide an engaging and open-minded learning community where all members collaborate respectfully to challenge and motivate one another within a safe and nurturing environment.

Mission Statement: We develop and support a successful and inclusive environment where all students actively participate in and assume ownership of their learning. As a unified staff and community, we create a rigorous instructional program, which promotes globally minded, creative, confident, and reflective lifelong learners.

About Us

News and Announcements

Spring Book Fair March 4th - 8th

Please stop by the front lobby and visit the PTA Spring Book Fair. Click on the link above for more information about the Book Fair and related activities.

Join the PTA!

Join the CGES PTA and help support our school! Please click on the link above for a membership form and to find all the details about the many wonderful things the PTA does for our school and how you can get involved.

Changes to Elementary Instruction and Grading in Reading Language Arts

Please click on the link above to view a letter from Principal Rogovoy about the changes to elementary instruction and grading in Reading Language Arts.

Volunteering at College Gardens - MCPS Mandatory Training

We hope you will be able to volunteer sometime this year whether it is helping in the classroom, participating in a classroom party or chaperoning a field trip. If you do, MCPS has new guidelines regarding volunteering including a MANDATORY ONLINE TRAINING. This training must be completed before you may volunteer in any way at the school. You may do the training online at home or at CGES in the Main Office. Click on the link above for more information.

2017 Individual School Progress Report

The Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) has posted the results of the 2017 Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC), and the High School Assessments on the Maryland Report Card ( website. For more information please click on the link above.