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. 

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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. 

Inclement Weather Policy for Tuesday, March 14th, 2017. 

Daniela Anello, Telemundo, DC PCSB, DC Bilingual, Directora Ejecutiva

The Head of School/Directora Ejecutiva at DC Bilingual was interviewed by Telemundo.

Celebrating Read Across America Day!

Powerpoint presentation on Charter School Boards in DC. 

Honoring International Women’s Day and Women’s History Month

Official student enrollment for public schools in the District of Columbia from OSSE. 

The 2017 Spring Break dates for DC Public Charter Schools. 

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Public charter schools around the District celebrated Black History Month. 

Our DC PCSB office will be closed on Monday, February 20 in commemoration of President's Day

Roots Public Charter School, Roots PCS,

Founded in 1999 by Dr. Bernida Thompson, Roots PCS is one of only a handful of schools in DC that teaches from an African-centered perspective.

Today is the last day for National School Counseling Week 2017, "School Counseling: Helping Students Realize Their Potential”.

From February 6-10, we have been celebrating National School Counseling Week.