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Student enrollment rate in the District of Columbia's public schools increased 5 percent for the 2012-2013 school year, according to final audited data released today by the Office of the State Superintendent of Education (OSSE).

At its monthly Board meeting January 28, the DC Public Charter School Board (PCSB) voted to approve a policy that would determine when a charter school can amend their charter goals and academic achievement expectations.

The DC Public Charter School Board (PCSB) voted January 28 to renew the charter of Carlos Rosario International Public Charter School for an additional 15 years.

The DC Public Charter School Board (PCSB) is accepting public comment on a proposed special education audit policy.

The DC Public Charter School Board (PCSB) is accepting public comment on a proposed special education audit policy.

DC Public Charter School Board Board Meeting, Monday January 28, 2013, 6:00 PM, 3333 14th St., NW 2nd FL Conference Room Washington, DC 20010

The DC Public Charter School Board (PCSB) voted January 10 to renew the charters of Elsie Whitlow Stokes Community Freedom Public Charter School (“EW Stokes PCS”) and Cesar Chávez Public Charter Schools for Public Policy (“Chávez PCS”) for an additional 15 years.

The DC Public Charter School Board voted January 10 in favor of a proposal to consider revoking the charter of Imagine Southeast Public Charter School. The Board reviewed a staff report finding that the school failed to meet four of its five goals for academic achievement set forth in its charter -- those regarding reading, mathematics, attendance, and parent satisfaction.

DC Public Charter School Board Special Board Meeting Board Meeting Agenda Thursday January 10, 2013 at 6:00 PM 3333 14th Street, NW 2nd Fl Conf. Room Washington, DC 20010

Today Students First, the organization founded by former DC Public Schools Chancellor Michelle Rhee, issued its first annual State Policy Report Cards.

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Press conference to announce the launch of MyDCcharters, a new mobile app that provides detailed information on the city’s public charter schools, during the 4th annual DC Public Charter School Expo.

The DC Public Charter School Board (PCSB) voted Monday to approve a charter amendment to Washington Yu Ying Public Charter School, a Chinese language immersion school in Ward 5, paving the way for the creation of a new charter middle/high school, District of Columbia International School (DCI). DCI will be a consortium of four charter school language immersion programs housed together inside one school.

The DC Public Charter School Board (PCSB) is accepting public comment on a proposed policy to allow schools to Adopt the Performance Management Framework (PMF) as Charter Goals and Academic Achievement for its charter goals and student achievement expectations.

The staff and Board of the DC Public Charter School Board are saddened by the tragic incident at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, CT, and send our sincerest condolences to the students, teachers, families and citizens affected by this tragedy.

The staff and Board of the DC Public Charter School Board are saddened by the tragic incident at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, CT, and send our sincerest condolences to the students, teachers, families and citizens affected by this tragedy

December 17, 2012 at 7:30 PM 3333 14th Street, NW 2nd Fl Conf. Room

The DC Public Charter School Board has the following schedule changes for public hearings on Monday December 10, 2012. The public hearing on Revisions to the PCSB Attendance and Truancy Policy and the Discipline and Attendance Audits scheduled for 6:00pm has been cancelled.

Three experienced charter operators submitted applications by PCSB’s November 16 deadline to open new DC public charter schools.

The DC Public Charter School Board (PCSB) is accepting public comment on a proposed policy on Charter Amendments for Revised Goals and Academic Achievement.

The DC Public Charter School Board (PCSB) unanimously voted Monday to approve the Adult Education Performance Management Framework (PMF) Pilot and three other policies: Updating the Language and Terms Used for Data Collection; Definition of School, Campus and Facility; and Update the Language on PCSB Monitoring of Schools.

The DC Public Charter School Board (PCSB) is accepting public comment on a proposed policy on Charter Amendments for Revised Goals and Academic Achievement.

The DC Public Charter School Board (PCSB) is accepting public comments on two proposed policies: to update its definition of truancy, and to set triggers for when PCSB would audit data received from charter schools on attendance and discipline.

Here is the DC Public Charter School Board Meeting Agenda for November monthly meeting.

The DC Public Charter School Board (PCSB) for the first time is taking on the responsibility for investigating residency fraud in DC charter schools.