COVID-19 UPDATES

At this time, we are strongly encouraging all of our students to get vaccinated in order to help us all return to school safely. Students who have already received both of their doses should turn in a copy of their vaccine record to the main office.
Hyattsville COVID-19 vaccination site A COVID-19 vaccination site is open at the First United Methodist Church of Hyattsville at 6201 Belcrest Road. This site is being operated as a partnership between the City of Hyattsville, Luminis Health, and the First United Methodist Church. The site will offer vaccine appointments on Tuesdays and Wednesdays between 9 a.m. – 5p.m. CLICK HERE TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT or call (443) 481-6852
Walk-up vaccination requests are also now being accepted on Tuesdays, between 2 p.m. – 5 p.m., as supplies allow. Appointments are still the most reliable way to ensure you receive a vaccine. Notices are shared with the community when there are leftover vaccine doses at the end of the day; sign up at www.hyattsville.org/notifyme.
When you arrive for your appointment, please enter and park in the Church’s parking lot accessed off Queens Chapel Road. Vaccines will take place inside the Church’s Fellowship Hall.
There are many other ways to receive a COVID-19 vaccine in Maryland:
  • Schedule an appointment with the County Health Department’s clinics at mypgc.us/covidvaccine or call 311 and press #
  • Schedule an appointment at a state-operated vaccination site: https://coronavirus.maryland.gov/pages/vaccine or call 1-855-MD-GOVAX (1-855-634-6829)
  • The FEMA-operated vaccination site at the Greenbelt Metro Station (5717 Greenbelt Metro Drive, Greenbelt, MD 20740) offers walk-up appointments Monday – Tuesday 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.; Wednesday – Thursday 2 p.m. – 6 p.m.; and Friday – Sunday 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. No appointments needed!
  • Check the State’s vaccine locator to find local hospitals and pharmacies administering vaccines at https://coronavirus.maryland.gov/pages/vaccine. o CDC Vaccine Finder Tool: https://vaccinefinder.org

Price George’s County Memorial Library Vaccine Hunter Hotline: (240) 392-3622. Available in English and Spanish, Monday – Friday from 9 a.m. – 7 p.m. Call for assistance with pre-registration, appointment booking, and questions about vaccine eligibility. More details at https://www.pgcmls.info/coronavirus.

Previous Updates

Don Bosco Cristo Rey is happy to announce that we will begin the transition to a HYBRID LEARNING MODEL ON MONDAY, APRIL 19TH, which is the beginning of the 4th quarter. Families will have the option of choosing in-person instruction two times a week for their sons or daughters. They will also have the option to remain virtual if they choose, however, we encourage everyone to sign up for in person instruction.

Please watch this video as it provides a visual of the safety protocols put in place since last March.

  • September 21, 2020 – School Contact List
  • August 28, 2020 – CollegeBoard has cancelled the September 26th SAT administration at DBCR. Students will receive communication from CollegeBoard soon regarding their cancellation and refund.
  • August 10, 2020 – Parent Information Presentation
  • August 10, 2020 – CollegeBoard has cancelled the August 29th SAT administration at DBCR. Students will receive communication from CollegeBoard soon regarding their cancellation and refund.
  • July 29, 2020 – DBCR Return To School Plan from DBCR Principal Elias Blanco

CWSP Newsletter

Meals available for families and students at the following locations. Read the fact sheet here. 

Families in need of free/reduced internet services, please look into Comcast’s Internet Essentials program.

COVID-19 Housing Assistance Program

The DC Department of Housing and Community has developed $6.2 million COVID-19 Housing Assistance Program to help renters pay overdue rent. The Covid-19 Housing Assistance Program (CHAP) can be applied for rent from April 2020 onward for up to 3 months of overdue rent depending on available funds. Learn more here.

Maryland Department of Human Services: P-EBT

Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) provides nutrition assistance to families whose children have lost access to free or reduced-price school meals due to COVID-19 related school closures. Families will receive money on a new or existing EBT card to help make up for these lost meals. Learn more here.  The Maryland Department of Human Services (MD DHS) has established a P-EBT Customer Inquiry Form for households to submit questions regarding P-EBT.

To support our students, their families, and our staff, click here.

Students and families with questions should contact the following people.

Families, this is a good time to update your contact information. Please send any phone number, address, or email changes to Ms. Jessica Garcia, Front Office Coordinator, at [email protected]