At 9:30 a.m., Vice Chair Darren Woodruff and Deputy Director Naomi Rubin DeVeaux will testify before the Committee of the Whole and the Committee on Education about truancy reduction in charter

More than 100 people, among them 6th graders from Elsie Whitlow Stokes Freedom PCS, showed up yesterday for a rally on the lawn of the U.S.

For more than 43 years Carlos Rosario International Public Charter School has transformed the lives of tens of thousands of immigrants by investing in and supporting their journeys t

This week during an event to celebrate Adult Education and Family Literacy Week in the District, panelists from Briya Public Charter School, OSSE, the Ascend Fund at the Aspen Institute, and a former DCPS PK te
Today the DC Office of the Attorney General (OAG) filed a complaint against Options Public Charter School and PCSB announced a staff recommendation to revoke the charter of Options Public Charter School.  
Dozens of charter school leaders and faculty* attended a co-teaching workshop titled, "Co-Teaching Professional Development", featuring Dr.


Two high-performing charter schools have been awarded former school buildings, Mayor Vincent C. Gray announced Wednesday.

This month is National Attendance Awareness Month. PCSB takes student attendance in school very seriously.

Richard Wright Public Charter School for Journalism and Media Arts sits right across the street from Washington Navy Yard -- that was a selling point for parents, said executive director Marco Clark.

One of two DC schools awarded the honor

OSSE's Student Transportation will operate on a normal afternoon dismissal schedule for all special needs  regional transportation. Delays may occur due to road closures.

I have just spoken with MPD about dismissal information in the wake of the Navy Yard shootings.

There is an ongoing police situation at the Washington Navy Yard. 

PCSB released its 2013 annual report, the Board's cumulative public record of its authorizing work in the past school year. 

Earlier this week, PCSB staff met with the DC Council to discuss attendance data [view presentation and data] for s

PCSB has launched an initiative to host monthly board meetings in different locations in the city.

Spaces are still open for families seeking a quality school option for their student in preschool to grade 12.


New IT and Engineering Academies Aims to Prepare Scholars for DC’s Thriving Career Sectors

The First Lady invited charter school students to the White House to watch a film that chronicles the life and legacy of the civil rights leader, Whitney Young.

There are a total of 60 public charter school organizations across 108 campuses in the city.

Executive Director Scott Pearson explains the proposed Early Childhood Performance Management Framework and PCSB's role as the authorizer.