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How to Comment on Proposed Board Policies

To submit written comments on proposed policies, email public.comment@dcpcsb.org  or mail to DC Public Charter School Board, 3333 14th Street, NW, Suite 210, Washington, DC 20010, Attention Board Meeting. 

To sign up to testify at a public hearing, email public.comment@dcpcsb.org  or call PCSB at (202) 328-2660 by 3 p.m. on the day before the hearing to be placed on the witness list. Witnesses will be limited to two minutes each. Please bring 10 copies of your testimony to the hearing. Unless specified, public hearings are held at PCSB, 3333 14th Street, NW, Suite 210, Washington, DC 20010.

Board Policies Open for Public Comment 
Title Public Comment Period
Revisions to the PCSB Truancy Policy Public comment will close August 1. 
Public comment period will close in 20 days or August 11. 


Approved Board Policies
Title Adoption/Effective Date
Amendment to Adopt the Performance Management Framework as Charter Goals and Academic Achievement  May 19, 2014
Submission of Procurement Contracts and Board of Trustees' Meeting Minutes May 19, 2014
Adult Education 2013-14 PMF Technical Guide April 23, 2014
Early Childhood 2013-14 PMF Technical Guide  April 23, 2014
Designation for Eligibility for Alternative Accountability System  February 19, 2014
2014 Performance Management Framework Technical Guide and Proposed Floors and Targets  December 16, 2013
Charter School in  My School DC   December 16, 2013
Data Access Security Policy    November 18, 2013
Early Childhood Performance Management Framework (PMF) September 16, 2013
Elementary/Middle School Performance Management Framework (PMF) September 16, 2013
High School Performance Management Framework  (PMF) September 16, 2013
Adult Education Performance Management Framework September 16, 2013
Revisions to PCSB Truancy Policy  August 19, 2013
2013 Performance Management Framework (PMF) Floors and Targets  
July 29, 2013
Board of Trustees Compliance  July 29, 2013
Mystery Caller Policy  July 29, 2013


2014 Application Guidelines for New Charter Schools July 29, 2013
Experienced Operator Guidelines June 24, 2013
Community Advisory Group June 24, 2013
Data Management Policy April 15, 2013
Special Education Audit Policy March 18, 2013
Adopt the Performance Management Framework as Charter Goals and Academic Achievement February 25, 2013
Charter Amendments for Revised Goals and Academic Achievement Expectations
January 28, 2013
Discipline and Attendance Audits December 17, 2012
Revisions to the PCSB Attendance and Truancy Policy
December 17, 2012
Proposed Amendments to create an International IB High School at Walter Reed
December 17, 2012
Updating the Language on PCSB Monitoring of Schools
November 19, 2012
Updating the Language and Terms used in Data Collection
November 19, 2012
Definition of Schools Campus and Facility
November 19, 2012
[Pilot] Adult Education PMF
November 19, 2012
[Pilot] Early Childhood Performance Management Framework September 17, 2012

2012-2013 Application Guidelines for Start Up Schools
September 17, 2012
2012 Performance Management Framework (PMF) Floor Policy (revised from 2011)
August 20, 2012
Updating the Language of PCSB Monitoring of Schools
August 20, 2012
2013 Application Guidelines for Experienced Operators Policy (new)
August 20, 2012
Pre-Kindergarten Language Adoption Policy (new)
August 20, 2012
Establish a Task Force to Revise Elementary and Middle School School Performance Management Framework (PMF)
August 20, 2012
Open a Task Force to Revise High School Performance Management Framework (PMF)
August 20, 2012
FERPA Policy (new)
July 16, 2012
Enrollment Ceiling Increase Policy (revised)
July 16, 2012
Amendment Allowing Single Campus Closures Policy
June 18, 2012
Oversight Fee Increase Policy (new)
June 18, 2012
Charter Amendment Policy
May 1, 2012
Attendance and Discipline Data Policy
May 1, 2012
Revisions to Performance Management Framework Guidelines Policy
May 1, 2012