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We seek parents of currently enrolled public charter school students to join our Parent Council.

Vacant seats analysis in DC

Where our students travel to and from to attend Tier 1 schools

Congresswoman Norton recognized the accomplishments of some of DC's brightest students as they begin their life journeys at the United States' service academies. This year, Aaron Figueroa, a student at Washington Latin will head to the U.S. Force Academy Prep School. 

Read our latest issue of DC Public Charter Schools Now

Public charter school students tend to travel farthest to the schools in the highest demand, which are located in Wards 4, 5, and 6.

 

More than a dozen public charter schools will offer enrichment, credit recovery and summer bridge programming  this summer.  Here is a partial listing of programs, please contact the school to learn more.  

Celebrating the Class of 2017 - May 24, 2017 List of 2017 Graduation Ceremonies for DC Public Charter Schools.

Where public charter school students live and go to school in 2016-2017

The Board will hold its monthly meeting on Monday May 22 at Mundo Verde PCS.  Read the agenda and/or watch the webcast.  

Due to SafeTrack Surge 15, the Orange Line Metrorail service will not operate between the Stadium-Armory and New Carrollton stations from Tuesday, May 16 to Thursday, June 15, 2017.

It’s Teacher Appreciation Week Every day teachers across the country inspire and motivate students to reach their potential. In DC, public charter schools employ about 3,250 teachers. We reached out to a few of them to learn more about why they love their public charter school.

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.