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Celebrations Across the District

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This message was shared with DCPS families and staff on February 5, 2024. Dear DC Public Schools (DCPS) Community,  The commitment of our educators and staff is something I admire greatly. And what I have seen so far in 2024 is a testament to our district’s ability to come together with our families and community Read more

Celebrating the DCPS Community at Standing Ovation

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For more than fifteen years, Standing Ovation has honored the achievements of DCPS’ top teachers, leaders, and school communities. The awards elevate the role of DCPS in our nation’s capital with a strong show of support from business leaders, civic officials, corporate partners, and philanthropic champions. The annual event is a hallmark of the DCPS Read more

Introducing DCPS’ New Five-Year Strategic Plan: Capital Commitment 2023-2028

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This message was shared with DCPS families and staff on January 18, 2024. Dear DC Public Schools (DCPS) Community,  Last night, we launched DCPS’ new five-year strategic plan at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library. In Dr. King’s namesake library—just two days after our nation’s holiday in remembrance of his legacy—it was an honor to Read more

Happy Holidays, DCPS!

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This message was shared with DCPS families and staff on December 22, 2023. Dear DC Public Schools (DCPS) Community,  As we prepare to ring in the new year, I want to say thank you to our students, educators, staff, and families for bringing so many special moments to life throughout 2023. And during this final month, Read more

Top 10 DCPS Moments from 2023

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As we prepare to enter a new year, join us in celebrating all that we accomplished for students in 2023. Check out our Top 10 DCPS moments below! 1. POTUS and FLOTUS Surprise Students 🦅 The first day of school is always memorable, and in August, Mayor Bowser and the President and First Lady of Read more

Thank You for Helping to Keep Students Learning and Well

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This message was shared with DCPS families and staff on December 1, 2023. Dear DC Public Schools (DCPS) Community,  I hope you enjoyed a meaningful Thanksgiving break with loved ones and friends. As we enter the final month of 2023, I want to express gratitude for your help ensuring our community stays healthy through the Read more

We’re Making Enrollment History—Thank You for Choosing DCPS!

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This message was shared with DCPS families and staff on November 13, 2023. Dear DC Public Schools Community, School Year 2023-2024 is already proving to be quite a comeback year for DC Public Schools (DCPS). From cultivating the next generation of math champions to celebrating our beloved educators, we are uniting as a District to ensure our students Read more

Honoring Our Principals—This Month and Beyond

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This message was shared with DCPS families and staff on October 25, 2023. Dear DC Public Schools Community, In education, October is a month to celebrate so many special things. One that really stands out to me is the opportunity to recognize our school principals. Happy National Principals Month to our fearless DC Public Schools (DCPS) leaders Read more

First Month Down – We’re Just Getting Started!

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This message was shared with DCPS families and staff on September 28, 2023. Dear DC Public Schools (DCPS) Community, As we wrap up the first month of School Year 2023-2024, I want to thank our staff, families, and community partners forall your support ensuring our students started the year #DCPSStrong. September marks Attendance Awareness Month, Read more

Starting School Year 2023-2024 Strong!

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This message was shared with DCPS families and staff on September 13, 2023. Dear DCPS Community,  What a time to be a part of the DC Public Schools (DCPS) family! The first few weeks of School Year 2023-2024 have seen celebrations across the district, indicating an incredible journey ahead. Even before welcoming students on day one, I Read more