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DC Fiscal Policy Institute supports fully funding citywide education.

Ahead of the DC State Board of Education's vote on school accountability standards under the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), our Executive Director Scott Pearson made the follo

The Board votes to initiate the revocation process for a public charter school.  

The Board will hold its monthly meeting tonight at 6:30 pm. You can watch along on a livestream

Weather Status for DC Public Charter Schools on Thursday, March 15th, 2017. 

We have accepted eight applications for new public charter schools.

Weather Status for DC Public Charter Schools on Wednesday, March 15th, 2017. 

Inclement Weather Policy for Tuesday, March 14th, 2017. 

Daniela Anello, Telemundo, DC PCSB, DC Bilingual, Directora Ejecutiva

The Head of School/Directora Ejecutiva at DC Bilingual was interviewed by Telemundo.

Celebrating Read Across America Day!

Powerpoint presentation on Charter School Boards in DC. 

Kipp, Connect, DC Public Charter School

Honoring International Women’s Day and Women’s History Month

Official student enrollment for public schools in the District of Columbia from OSSE. 

The Spring Break dates for DC Public Charter Schools. 

Public charter schools around the District celebrated Black History Month. 

Our DC PCSB office will be closed on Monday, February 20 in commemoration of President's Day

Roots Public Charter School, Roots PCS,

Founded in 1999 by Dr. Bernida Thompson, Roots PCS is one of only a handful of schools in DC that teaches from an African-centered perspective.

Today is the last day for National School Counseling Week 2017, "School Counseling: Helping Students Realize Their Potential”.

From February 6-10, we have been celebrating National School Counseling Week.

This week ABC7 News Reporter Richard Reeve visited César Chávez Prep Middle School, reporting on the success of DC Public Charter Schools. 

 Friendship Collegiate Academy, DCPCSB

18 students at Friendship Collegiate Academy received college football scholarships. 

Our Executive Director Scott Pearson made the following statement about Chancellor Antwan Wilson.

Many of our DC Public Charter Schools participated in National School Choice Week and attended events at the US Capitol.  The following is an accumulation of pictures from these celebrations. 

The Board will meet on Monday January 23 at 6:30 and the meeting will livestream. View the meeting agenda.  

Throughout the United States an increasing number of students are attending public charter schools.