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“In DC’s public charter schools, NAEP shows six years of steady improvement, which is good news for District students and families. We've cut the distance between DC and the rest of the nation's performance in half since 2009. We have every expectation that trend will continue."

"Arne Duncan is the most consequential Education Secretary in our nation's history."

For the upcoming 2015-16 school year, there are seats still available at many of the District’s highest performing public charter schools, according to data compiled by My School DC for participating schools and a survey of Tier 1 schools conducted by PCSB for non-participating public charter schools. 

New schools to offer montessori, service learning and competency-based high school diplomas in 2016-17

DC public charter schools are attended by students throughout the District.  

More than 8,000 students are currently on waitlist, overwhelming demand for prekindergarten

Enrollment is up in both DC charter and traditional public schools this year, according to unofficial numbers.  

Meeting will begin at 7:30 p.m. at PCSB.

The meeting begins at 7:30 p.m. and will be held at PCSB.

The DC Public Charter School Board released a statement concerning the civil action filed today by the DC Attorney General against Community Action Partners Charter School Management, the private management company used by Community Academy Public Charter School.

Meeting will begin at 7 p.m. at Carlos Rosario International PCS located at 1100 Harvard St. NW.

New data shows several high-quality options for families, demand for public charter schools

Meeting begins at 8:30 a.m. at PCSB.

Meetings start at 6:30 p.m. at Carlos Rosario International PCS.

At 7:30 p.m. this evening, we will hold our monthly board meeting at our offices. Due to the location change, students and parents from Imagine SE PCS that traveled by Metro to PCSB for tonight's meeting are eligible to receive a transportation reimbursement. Please see a member of PCSB's Operations Team for more details.

Meeting begins at 7:30 p.m. and will be held at Thurgood Marshall Academy PCS

Board Looking for High-Quality Programs; Public Hearings to be held in April

Meeting will be held at PCSB and begins at 7:30 p.m.

The public meeting will be held at PCSB at 5:30 p.m.

Meeting will be held at PCSB and begins at 7:30 p.m.

Board will vote to renew or deny Arts and Technology Academy PCS' 15-yr charter renewal.

Early childhood, adult education programs and other data visualizations at user fingertips

Charter School 4th and 8th grade student scores increase for sixth straight year

Board meeting begins at 7:30 p.m.

PCSB staff recommends non-renewal of charter; School would close at end of 2013-14 school year