D.C. Public Schools
Officials say nearly 5,000 volunteers are set to spruce up District of Columbia public schools ahead of the first day of class.
It’s almost that time again! Students soon will be heading back to school.
The U.S. Department of Education is changing the way it holds states accountable for the education of students with disabilities by adding more of a focus on student performance.
District of Columbia Democratic mayoral nominee Muriel Bowser says she would keep Kaya Henderson as chancellor of the District’s public schools.
The District of Columbia public school system is launching an internal grant program that will allow schools to ask for money to fund extracurricular activities and other programs to make students happier.
The number of students in District of Columbia public schools who are taking Advanced Placement exams has increased dramatically in the last decade.
An elementary school principal’s claim that she saw teachers erasing answers on students’ test sheets had reached District of Columbia Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson’s desk within 24 hours of the alleged incident in late 2010.
District of Columbia public school students will get new musical instruments, books, computers, art supplies and science lab equipment thanks to $10 million in funding that had been left unspent.
After the most recent national test score release, D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray says things are looking up for District schools.
Education Secretary Arne Duncan says District of Columbia school officials deserve credit for big leaps in scores on the Nation’s Report Card.