Advocacy and Outreach


The Ombudsman serves as an independent party that seeks to resolve school and school-system issues or concerns from students, parents, and the public. For information on how to contact the PGCPS ombudsman, go to

As of 9/6/2017 these are the representatives for Hyattsville Elementary School:

Dinora Hernandez – –  Board of Education representative

Mary Roche – – At-Large Board of Education member who is also a Hyattsville resident

Deni Taveras – – Prince Georges County Council member

Alonzo Washington – – Maryland State Delegate

Instructional Director

Instructional Directors supervise schools above the school’s administrative level.

You can look up the current Instructional Director for HES as well as their contact information on

For the most up to date contact information please go directly to the web pages below and look for the district mentioned:

Board of Education – District 3 –

City of Hyattsville Mayor and City Council –

Prince Georges County Council – District 2 –

Maryland State Delegates – District 22 –



Get Involved!

School board meeting information:

Information on speaking at school board meetings: