Leading A School

The Bowser Administration released new plans to expand school health and behavioral health services in Washington, DC.

This guidance is designed to provide information and resources LEAs may find useful as they work to provide a school environment that is welcoming of all LGBTQ students, including transgender and gender-nonconforming students.

This guidance is designed to provide information and resources LEAs may find useful when educating undocumented students.

View financial oversight information and other guidance, including resources for managing emergencies and crisis.    

View a list of useful information for public charter school leaders, staff, and board members ranging from Charter Leaders Meeting materials to resources on supporting English Language Learners.    

Learn about DC PCSB's academic accountability, the PMF, taskforce meetings and metrics. 

Read DC City Council bills revelant to DC public charter schools.

Learn how to open a public charter school in DC.

DC PCSB Board established policies and procedures that govern DC Public Charter Schools.  View a list of approved policies.  

Use these resources to comply with the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA, at 20 U.S.C. § 1400, et seq.).

Resources and forms for public charter school leaders to meet compliance standards.

Read charter renewal guidelines, download charter amendment templates, and view charter agreements and amendments.

Learn what, why, where and when DC PCSB collects data.

Learn about the DC One card, school health nursing program and other citywide initiatives.  

Wednesday Bulletin is delivered weekly to DC public charter school leaders and is compiled by DC PCSB's Communications Department.