Public Comment

 

 

Public Hearings & Open for Public Comment

The public is encouraged to present testimony in writing or in person at a public hearing. Public hearings are required when a school requests to amend its charter agreement, including:
 
  • Change of its curriculum or program focus
  • Change in the grades served

  • Other substantive changes from the initial charter application

  • Board members are considering new charter applications

  • Board members are considering revoking a charter (if the school requests it)

Individuals may submit comments, identified by "Name of School" by any of the following methods (please select only one):

  1. Submit a written comment by:

    1. Email: public.comment@dcpcsb.org

    2. Postal mail: Attn: Public Comment, DC Public Charter School Board, 3333 14th Street NW, Suite 210, Washington, DC 20010

    3. Hand Delivery/Courier: Same as postal address above

  2. Sign up to testify in person at the public hearing by emailing a request to public.comment@dcpcsb.org.   

Items Open for Public Comment

Archive Public Hearings and Public Comments 

Title Attachment Extra Materials Vote Date
Notice of Petition to Amend Charter: Enrollment Ceiling Increase – KIPP DC Summary
Cover Letter
Application
April 24, 2017
Notice of Petition to Amend Charter: Enrollment Ceiling Increase, Campus Replications, and New Location – DC Prep Summary
Application
Enrollment Ceiling
Budget
Community Report
April 24, 2017
Notice of Petition to Amend Charter: Enrollment Ceiling Increase – YouthBuild PCS Summary
Application
Budget
Meeting Minutes
February 27, 2017
Notice of Petition to Amend Policy: Financial Audit Review (FAR) Report Technical Guide Summary
Proposed policy changes
FAR Tech Guide
December 19, 2016
Notice of Petition to Amend Policy: Revisions to the Attendance and Truancy Policy Proposed policy changes
Summary
December 19, 2016
Notice of Petition to Amend Policy: Data and Document Submission Policy Proposed policy changes
Summary
December 19, 2016
Notice of Petition to Amend Policy: ANC Notification Guidelines Proposed policy changes
Summary
December 19, 2016
Notice of Petition to Amend Policy: Data Audit Policy Proposed policy changes
Summary
December 19, 2016
Notice of Petition to Amend Charter: Goals and Academic Achievement Expectations – Eagle Academy PCS Summary
Amendment Application
5-Year Operating Budget
December 19, 2016
Notice of Petition to Amend Policy: Revisions to the Submission of Procurement Contracts and Board of Trustees' Meeting Minutes Policy Proposed policy changes November 21, 2016
Notice of Petition to Amend Charter: Goals and Academic Achievement Expectations – Meridian PCS Summary
Board Minutes
November 21, 2016
Notice of Petition to Amend Charter: Grade-Level Expansion – BASIS DC PCS Summary
Amendment Application
Withdrawal Letter
November 21, 2016
Notice of Petition to Amend Charter: Additional Campus – Rocketship DC PCS Summary
New location Application
November 21, 2016
Notice of Petition to Amend Charter: Goals and Academic Achievement Expectations – Roots PCS Summary November 21, 2016
Notice of Petition to Amend Charter: Goals and Academic Achievement Expectations – Children’s Guild DC PCS Summary November 21, 2016