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The DC Public Charter School Board (DC PCSB) voted 6-1 to continue the charter of LAYC Career Academy PCS. The school will continue to operate under more rigorous and measurable goals.  

The Board will hold a special meeting.  The meeting begins at 4:30 p.m. and will webcast.  

DC City Council, National Charter Schools Week, DC Charter School Board

DC City Council Officially Recognizes National Charter Schools Week. 

Read our latest issue of DC Public Charter Schools Now

The Board will hold a meeting to discuss and hear from the public about the proposed new charter applications.  

Video on charter school authorizers working to expand and ensure all students have access to quality schools. 

More information about the Learning Center. 

Councilmember Silverman introduced legislations to help Adult Learners Transit Subsidy Amendment Act of 2017.

The Board will hold its monthly board meeting on Monday April 24 at 6:30 p.m.     

The Principal and Teacher of Year Awards Finalists. 

Read about one parent's experience at the White House Easter Egg Roll.  The event welcomed students from around the area.  

Roots PCS Bernida Thompson, Ed.D., responded Washington Post article. 

A public hearing will be held at LAYC Career Academy PCS on April 12 at 7 pm. View the agenda and watch the webcast.    

There are 9,703 individual students on waitlists to attend one or more PK-12 public charter schools in the 2017-18 school year, an 12.3% increase over last year’s 8,640 students. In total 23,448 students are on a waitlist at any PK-12 school, this is an increase from 20,880 last year. 

Read our latest issue of DC Public Charter Schools Now

DC PCSB Executive Director Scott Pearson statement on Mayor’s FY18 Budget.

Somerset Prep Academy PCS 11th grade scholars visited George Mason University

Each year, the National Association of Charter School Authorizers Leaders Program brings together 12 emerging leaders in the authorizing field to grow their leadership skills, learn from each other and industry coaches, and develop their vision of quality authorizing.

DC Fiscal Policy Institute supports fully funding citywide education.

Statement on School Accountability Standards

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

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.