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Tuesday, March 26, 2019

What Do Those STARs Mean?

Last week, the Office of the State Superintendent of Education (OSSE) released the DC School Report Cards and School Transparency and Reporting (STAR) Reports,...

Making the Grade

As the open enrollment for DCPS high school application period is underway, many District students and parents are considering whether or not some of...

Explore ALL Public School Options Saturday at EdFEST

Explore the District’s public school options at this year’s EdFEST, happening this Saturday, December 8 from 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. at the DC Armory...

Free Costumes and Fun at DPR Spooktacular

Join Mayor Bowser's Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) and Mars Candy for a one of a kind Halloween experience!  Get free costumes, take pictures with...

The 1-2-3s of IEP

Parents of children with special needs face worry over many issues, but perhaps the most prevalent worry is education. Where to send their children...

What Colleges are Looking For In DC-Area Applicants

I’m usually skeptical of college rankings, but there’s a new one out that’s worth paying attention to. In May, the Independent Educational Consultants Association...

For Young Robotics Students, STEM Becomes Hands On

When a member of Payne Elementary School’s Robotics Club couldn’t attend the World Championship in Louisville, Kentucky, 5th grader Makaya Cox was asked to...

Environmental Initiatives

Seaton Elementary School (1503 10 St. NW) Principal Suzanne Peters says adding an environmental education plan for fourth graders was an important contribution —...

Eagle Academy Students Showcase Their Water Robots

This Monday was pajama day for second graders at Eagle Academy Public Charter School, a charter school in Congress Heights with students in pre-K...

Ballou Academy of Hospitality and Tourism Students Host Food and Heritage...

On a recent weekend, as the front of the Dorothea Dix Building, 2730 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. SE, on the campus of St....