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Selected DC high schools competed to present the best challenges at the Aspen Challenge competition.  

 

With 60 schools on over 100 campuses, families looking for high quality special education programming have a lot of research to do!

Charter Board Partners sits down with Naomi DeVeaux, PCSB's Deputy Director.

Board will meet at 6:30 p.m. at PCSB.  Watch the livestream here.  

The GW "Prize Patrol" visited some DC public charter school students this week!

PCSB received six applications to create new public charter schools. Board will vote on May 18.

PCSB Deputy Director, Naomi DeVeaux, takes a look at equity in DC's charter sector.

Monthly board meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. at PCSB.

Charter school enrollment growth is the slowest in history as the Board prioritizes school quality.

All DC public charter schools will be closed Friday, March 6.

PCSB's office and many DC public charter schools will be closed Thursday, March 5.

D.C.’s Equity Reports are promoting transparency, equity, autonomy, and choice by providing unprecedented data about school performance.

Applicants from across the country plan to submit an application to open a public charter school in DC.

New Board Member Nominated

This brief highlights the discussions and motions made at the February public hearing and board meeting.  

More than 60% of school leaders 'Agree' or 'Strongly Agree' that PCSB is both constantly improving oversight and implementing its policies fairly.

Join representatives from PCSB, Friendship PCS and DCPS to learn about school options for the 2015-16 school year. 

Monthly meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. at Gala Hispanic Theater.  

PCSB voted 5-0 today to revoke the charter of Dorothy I. Height Community Academy Public Charter School (CAPCS).  The reasons for this decision are outlined here.

As students in DC continue to attend public charter schools, judging the quality of the education programs becomes increasingly important.  

PCSB Board Chair John "Skip" McKoy testified about PCSB's performance before the DC Council.  

The Board's vote to approve or deny the charter of Community Academy PCS will take place February 19 at 8:30 a.m. at PCSB.  

The PCSB office will be closed on February 16.

Board Chair John “Skip” McKoy issued a statement this morning about postponing the Community Academy PCS vote.