Omega U is an after-school mentoring program founded at Potomac Middle School of Dumfries Virginia in 2011. Omega U expanded the after-school program to Potomac High, Freedom High, & George Hampton Middle schools in 2016, and Henderson Elementary, Osbourne Park, and Colgan High schools in 2017. Omega U proudly serves students from 3rd grade to graduating high school seniors in and around the greater Prince William County community. The Omega U program aims to support the Prince William County Schools in providing students A World Class Education for participating students in the greater Prince William County and surrounding areas by using 4 pillars of the program.
The Omega U program provides over 25 joint programs from all participating PWC campuses to include over 50 hours of community service projects within the program. All students in PWC are welcome and encouraged to join the Omega U program. Students and parents within PWC and surrounding school districts are able to join and participate in weekend activities that include community service projects, college campus tours and lectures.
Omega U is funded by community support and Foundation grants. There are no costs to students and parents to participate in Omega U. Parents are highly encouraged to participate in Omega U activities when applicable as well as provide fundraiser support to the Omega U programs.
Omega U Mentors take students of Omega U out to a Friday night football game between Freedom High School Eagles and the Woodbridge Senior High School Vikings at Freedom High School. Omega U students and parents participated with Omega U mentors in watching an exhilarating high school football game for local bragging rights of two undefeated teams of the Freedom Eagles and the Woodbridge Vikings on October 13th, 2017 at Freedom High School in Woodbridge Virginia.
The Omega U Program kicked off at Henderson Elementary School on with Pi Lambda Lambda Mentors, parents, students, and faculty of Henderson Elementary. Henderson is a focus school for children’s engineering integrating Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math that inspires the learner and ignites the potential of every student. Brothers of Pi Lambda Lambda meet every Wednesday at Henderson to mentor students from grades 3-5 on character, academics, and consistent positive behavior throughout the scholastic calendar year. Special recognition and thanks to Ms. Suzanne Bevans and the exceptional counselors, administrators, and faculty of Henderson Elementary for providing Omega U with our next generational leaders!!!!