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Harmony School of Excellence, Democracy Prep Approved

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

23 Tier 1 Schools; Many schools show three straight years of strong performance

Significant enrollment growth in early grades and older learners, according to unaudited data

Meeting will be held at Carlos Rosario International PCS [Ward 1] and begin at 7 p.m.

Staff Recommendation Based on Fiscal Mismanagement, Board Vote October 16

Goes into effect 2013-14 school year; Results publish in 2014 without a Tier

Renewed for another 15-year term

The Board will meet on Monday September 16 at 7:30 p.m.

Public Comment Open; October 16 Public Hearing; Decisions Announced November 18

Miles de estudiantes se dirigirán de nuevo a las aulas de las escuelas charter esta semana en Washington, DC, para celebrar un año de logros académicos en las escuelas de su elección.

Four new schools open; Several new leaders and campuses; Mayor Gray to visit charters on Aug 26

Why are spaces still available?

Six high-performing charter schools have spaces available for 2013-14 school year.

PCSB Board meeting on August 19 at 7:30 p.m.

African-American and Hispanic Students Above 50% Proficiency for the First Time

Report Finds Fewer Charter Schools Had Fiscal Problems in Past Year

The DC Public Charter School Board Opens Public Comment on its Charter Renewal Guidelines.

A 30-day public comment period opened on three proposed board policies that address the composition of charter school boards of trustees, charter school compliance with enrollment practices that are inclusive of all students, and new minimum levels of achievement on specific indicators on the 2013 Performance Management Framework (PMF).

DC Public Charter School Board (PCSB) voted May 20 to renew the charter of Dorothy I. Height Community Academy Public Charter School (CAPCS) for a second 15-year term.

The DC Public Charter School Board has released for public comment the 2014 Application Guidelines for New Charter Schools in the District of Columbia.

DC Public Charter School Board (PCSB) voted May 20 to renew the largest public charter school in the District, Friendship Public Charter School (“Friendship PCS”), for an additional 15 years.

DC Public Charter School Board (PCSB) voted May 20 to approve two applications to create new public charter schools for the 2014-2015 school year: Lee Montessori and Academy of Hope.