A Strong Start to the 2022-2023 School Year


DC Public Schools is committed to a joyful and rigorous academic experience in a safe environment for our nearly 50,000 students from grades PK3 through 12. We’re focused on providing strong support for our students that nurture their academic, social, and emotional well-being.

Our commitment at DC Public Schools is to foster a safe environment for our students to learn, grow, and thrive. To support a safe return for the upcoming school year, all students and staff will be required to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 test for the first day of school.

Learn more about our test-to-return policy.


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Back to School Checklist: Required COVID-19 Test for All Students and Staff

To support a safe return for the upcoming school year, all students and staff will be required to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 test for the first day of school.

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Reported Positive Cases at Schools: August 2022

Information for the week based on cases initially reported to schools prior to 11:00 a.m. each day. Final verified case counts will continue to be available at coronavirus.dc.gov/page/dc-schools-data.

From the Chancellor

Download your “Ready for Pre-K” toolkit today

Esta carta está disponible en español a continuación. Dear DCPS Pre-K Families, We are excited about the start of the new school year and look forward to welcoming our youngest learners to school this fall! As you prepare for the first day of Pre-K on Thursday, September 1, I am excited to share with you Read more