Posts in Category: Updates

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of December 5

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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.

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of November 28

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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.

DCPS Rapid Testing Results for Thanksgiving Break

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More than 39,000 DC Public Schools students and school-based staff provided their COVID-19 rapid test results to support a safe return from Thanksgiving Break. The following table reflects individual results reported from rapid tests uploaded on November 27. You can search by school name, sort each column, and use the arrows at the bottom to Read more

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of November 21

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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.

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of November 14

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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.

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of November 7

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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.

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of October 31

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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.

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of October 24

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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.

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of October 17

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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.

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of October 10

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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.

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of October 3

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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.

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of September 26

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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.

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of September 19

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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.

Moments to Celebrate @ DCPS

From the Chancellor

This message was sent to DCPS families from Chancellor Ferebee on September 16, 2022. Esta carta está disponible en español a continuación. Dear DCPS Families: A DC Public Schools fall tradition returns this weekend! I hope you can join me at the DCPS Back to School Block Party at Eliot-Hine Middle School tomorrow, Saturday, September Read more

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of September 12

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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.

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of September 5

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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.

DCPS Pre-K Rapid Testing Results for Back to School

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Students in PK3 and PK4 will be provided with a rapid test each week and will be required to upload their results each Sunday before returning to the classroom.

Week One is All About Joy

From the Chancellor

This message was sent to DCPS families from Chancellor Ferebee on September 2, 2022. Esta carta está disponible en español a continuación. Dear DCPS Families: As we close out an exciting first week of school, I’d like to extend my gratitude to our DC Public Schools families who are our critical partners in our students’ Read more

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of August 29

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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.

DCPS Rapid Testing Results for First Day of School

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More than 35,000 DC Public Schools students in grades K-12 and school-based staff provided their COVID-19 rapid test results to support a safe return to the classroom to start the 2022-2023 School Year. The following table reflects individual results reported from rapid tests uploaded on August 18, 2022, by staff and August 28, 2022, by Read more

Back to School Checklist, DCPS Readers Next Door, and more!

From the Chancellor

This message was sent to DCPS families from Chancellor Ferebee on August 25, 2022. Esta carta está disponible en español a continuación. Dear DCPS Families: I am excited to kickoff School Year 2022-2023 next week on Monday, August 29! Together, we will pursue another successful year of students learning and making memories in our schools. Read more

Back to School: What You Should Know!

From the Chancellor

The beginning of the school year is always an exciting and busy time for students and families; here are five things you need to know to make this school year a success.

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

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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.

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: August 2022

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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.

Download your “Ready for Pre-K” toolkit today

From the Chancellor

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

Make sure your child is up-to-date on their required shots, including COVID-19!

From the Chancellor

This message was sent to DCPS families from Chancellor Ferebee on July 25, 2022. Esta carta está disponible en español a continuación. Dear DCPS Community, We’re excited to welcome your child back for the new school year in just under 40 days. Today, I am writing with an important update and reminder on the steps Read more

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: July 2022

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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.

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of June 26

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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.

Thank you for a successful school year!

From the Chancellor

This message was sent to DCPS families from Chancellor Ferebee on June 23, 2022. Esta carta está disponible en español a continuación. Dear DCPS Community, As we celebrate the last days of school, I want to thank every parent, guardian, and family member for helping us achieve a successful school year for our students. Thanks Read more

DCPS Pre-K Rapid Testing Results for June 21, 2022

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Students in PK3 and PK4 will be provided with a rapid test each week and will be required to upload their results each Sunday before returning to the classroom.

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of June 19

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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.

DCPS Pre-K Rapid Testing Results for June 13, 2022

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Students in PK3 and PK4 will be provided with a rapid test each week and will be required to upload their results each Sunday before returning to the classroom.

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of June 12

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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.

DCPS Pre-K Rapid Testing Results for June 6, 2022

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Students in PK3 and PK4 will be provided with a rapid test each week and will be required to upload their results each Sunday before returning to the classroom.

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of June 5

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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.

June at DC Public Schools!

From the Chancellor

This message was sent to DCPS families from Chancellor Ferebee on June 2, 2022. Esta carta está disponible en español a continuación. Dear DCPS Families, The last month of school is always a particularly special time in the school calendar. It offers an opportunity to celebrate all our students’ accomplishments this year, show gratitude for Read more

DCPS Pre-K Rapid Testing Results for May 31, 2022

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Students in PK3 and PK4 will be provided with a rapid test each week and will be required to upload their results each Sunday before returning to the classroom.

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of May 29

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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.

Mental Health and Community Supports

From the Chancellor

This message was sent to DCPS families from Chancellor Ferebee on May 24, 2022. Esta carta está disponible en español a continuación. Dear DCPS Families,  Too often, our city and country must grapple with how to respond to heartbreaking incidents of gun violence. There are no words that can paper over the work that must Read more

DCPS Pre-K Rapid Testing Results for May 23, 2022

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Students in PK3 and PK4 will be provided with a rapid test each week and will be required to upload their results each Sunday before returning to the classroom.

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of May 22

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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.

DCPS Pre-K Rapid Testing Results for May 16, 2022

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Students in PK3 and PK4 will be provided with a rapid test each week and will be required to upload their results each Sunday before returning to the classroom.

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of May 15

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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.

Celebrating DCPS Partners

From the Chancellor

This message was sent to DCPS families from Chancellor Ferebee on May 13, 2022. Esta carta está disponible en español a continuación. Dear DCPS Families, This week, we are celebrating our first-ever Partner Appreciation Week, shining a light on the incredible opportunities that our partner organizations provide students every day. In today’s email, I want Read more

DCPS Pre-K Rapid Testing Results for May 9, 2022

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Students in PK3 and PK4 will be provided with a rapid test each week and will be required to upload their results each Sunday before returning to the classroom.

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of May 8

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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.

DCPS Pre-K Rapid Testing Results for May 2, 2022

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Students in PK3 and PK4 will be provided with a rapid test each week and will be required to upload their results each Sunday before returning to the classroom.

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of May 1

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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.

DCPS Pre-K Rapid Testing Results for April 25, 2022

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Students in PK3 and PK4 will be provided with a rapid test each week and will be required to upload their results each Sunday before returning to the classroom.

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of April 24

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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.

Thank you for helping keep our school communities safe

From the Chancellor

This message was sent to DCPS families from Chancellor Ferebee on April 20, 2022. Esta carta está disponible en español a continuación. Dear DCPS Families, Keeping our schools safe is a partnership with our families, students, and staff. Thank you for your continued collaboration and for participating in our April #SafeReturn testing. As of Wednesday Read more

DCPS Rapid Testing Results for Spring Break 2022

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More than 43,000 DC Public Schools students and staff provided their COVID-19 test results to support a safe return to the classroom following Spring Break. The majority of tests reported were rapid antigen tests distributed at school. Positive Reported Cases By School The following table includes results reported from tests taken on April 17, 2022, Read more

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of April 17

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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.

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of April 10

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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.

DCPS Pre-K Rapid Testing Results for April 4, 2022

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Students in PK3 and PK4 will be provided with a rapid test each week and will be required to upload their results each Sunday before returning to the classroom.

April Calendar and Required COVID-19 Testing After Spring Break

From the Chancellor

This message was sent to DCPS families from Chancellor Ferebee on April 6, 2022. Esta carta está disponible en español a continuación. Dear DCPS Families, Tree blossoms are in bloom, enrollment for next school year is underway, and Spring Break is just around the corner. This is an important time for our students as learning Read more

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of April 3

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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.

DCPS Pre-K Rapid Testing Results for March 28, 2022

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Students in PK3 and PK4 will be provided with a rapid test each week and will be required to upload their results each Sunday before returning to the classroom.

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of March 27

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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.

DCPS Pre-K Rapid Testing Results for March 21, 2022

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Students in PK3 and PK4 will be provided with a rapid test each week and will be required to upload their results each Sunday before returning to the classroom.

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of March 20

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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.

DCPS Pre-K Rapid Testing Results for March 14, 2022

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Students in PK3 and PK4 will be provided with a rapid test each week and will be required to upload their results each Sunday before returning to the classroom.

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of March 13

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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.

Update on Mask Policy at DC Public Schools

From the Chancellor

This message was sent to DCPS families from Chancellor Ferebee on March 11, 2022. Esta carta está disponible en español a continuación. Dear DCPS Families, Throughout the pandemic, DC Public Schools has implemented a layered approach to limiting the spread of COVID-19 in our schools, anchored in the guidance provided by DC Health and the Read more

DCPS Pre-K Rapid Testing Results for March 7, 2022

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Students in PK3 and PK4 will be provided with a rapid test each week and will be required to upload their results each Sunday before returning to the classroom.

Family Guide to Summer Learning and Calendar Updates

From the Chancellor

This message was sent to DCPS families from Chancellor Ferebee on March 7, 2022. Esta carta está disponible en español a continuación. Dear DCPS Families, Shortly before our recent February break, students celebrated the 100th day of school! From dance parties to commemorative eyewear to dressing up as future centenarians, students across the district marked Read more

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of March 6

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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.

Safe Return and Updates to Our Health and Safety Policies

From the Chancellor

This message was sent to DCPS families from Chancellor Ferebee on March 1, 2022. Esta carta está disponible en español a continuación. Dear DCPS Families, Throughout the pandemic, I have been grateful for the dedication of our community in keeping our schools safe and open. As this morning, nearly 46,000 students and staff entered their Read more

DCPS Rapid Testing Results for February 27, 2022

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Nearly 46,000 DC Public Schools students and staff provided their COVID-19 test results to support a safe return to the classroom following February break. The majority of tests reported were rapid antigen tests distributed at school. Positive Reported Cases By School The following table includes results reported from tests taken on February 27, 2022. You Read more

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of February 27

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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.

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of February 20

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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.

Important: Required COVID-19 Testing After February Break

From the Chancellor

This message was sent to DCPS families from Chancellor Ferebee on February 15, 2022. Esta carta está disponible en español a continuación. Dear DCPS Families,  As part of our enhanced COVID-19 surveillance testing program, all students and staff will be required to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 test before returning to school on Monday, Read more

DCPS Pre-K Rapid Testing Results for February 14, 2022

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Students in PK3 and PK4 will be provided with a rapid test each week and will be required to upload their results each Sunday before returning to the classroom.

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of February 13

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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.

Update on School Health and Safety Measures

From the Chancellor

This message was sent to DCPS families from Chancellor Ferebee on February 11, 2022. Esta carta está disponible en español a continuación. Dear DCPS Families, Thank you to our school community for your partnership in limiting the spread of COVID-19 in our schools. Today, I want to share three updates for our families on our Read more

DCPS Pre-K Rapid Testing Results for February 7, 2022

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Students in PK3 and PK4 will be provided with a rapid test each week and will be required to upload their results each Sunday before returning to the classroom.

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of February 6

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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.

DCPS Pre-K Rapid Testing Results for January 31, 2022

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Students in PK3 and PK4 will be provided with a rapid test each week and will be required to upload their results each Sunday before returning to the classroom.

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of January 30

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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.

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of January 23

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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.

Introducing Test to Stay Pilot for Pre-K Classrooms

From the Chancellor

As part of our weekly testing program, we are implementing a test-to-stay pilot program for Pre-K students. Test to Stay for Pre-K classrooms will go into effect should a student test positive through the required weekly testing each Sunday.

DCPS Pre-K Rapid Testing Results for January 18, 2022

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Students in PK3 and PK4 will be provided with a rapid test each week and will be required to upload their results each Sunday before returning to the classroom.

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of January 16

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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.

DCPS Expands COVID-19 Surveillance Testing

From the Chancellor

This message was sent to DCPS families from Chancellor Ferebee on January 13, 2022. Esta carta está disponible en español a continuación. Dear DCPS Families,  Our commitment throughout this pandemic has been to continuously review and assess our layered mitigation strategy for limiting the spread of COVID-19. Today, I want to provide you with an update on:   Our expanded surveillance testing program to monitor COVID-19 within Read more

Reported Positive Cases at Schools: Week of January 9

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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.

DCPS Rapid Testing Results for January 6, 2022

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As of January 6, more than 49,000 DC Public Schools students and staff provided their COVID-19 test results to support a safe return to the classroom following winter break. The majority of tests reported were rapid antigen tests distributed at school. Positive Reported Cases By School The following table includes results reported from tests taken Read more

School Reopening Tomorrow and COVID-19 Testing Results

From the Chancellor

This message was sent to DCPS families from Chancellor Ferebee on January 5, 2022. Esta carta está disponible en español a continuación. Dear DCPS Families, I want to thank all our families and staff who have dedicated time and energy in service of reopening our schools safely in 2022. Our community truly mobilized to support Read more

DCPS Rapid Testing Results for January 5, 2022

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This information was updated at 11:00 am on January 6. Updates are bolded. More than 48,000 DC Public Schools students and staff provided their COVID-19 test results to support a safe return to the classroom following winter break. The majority of tests reported were rapid antigen tests distributed at school. Positive Reported Cases By School Read more

Update on Test to Return and Thursday Planning

From the Chancellor

This message was sent to DCPS families on January 5, 2022. Esta carta está disponible en español a continuación. Dear DCPS Families, Thank you! More than 20,000 families have already submitted their student’s COVID-19 test results. We appreciate you taking part in this important task. If you have not already done so, please upload your Read more

Rapid Test Kit Instructions for Students // Instrucciones del kit de prueba rápida para estudiantes

Updates

How to pick up, test, and report COVID-19 results to DCPS.

Important Update: Proof of Negative COVID-19 Test Required for School

From the Chancellor

This message was sent to the DCPS Community from Chancellor Ferebee on December 29, 2021. Esta carta está disponible en español a continuación. Dear DCPS Families, The health, safety, and well-being of our school community remain our highest priorities. To support a safe reopening of our schools, all students and staff will be required to Read more

An Update to DCPS’ COVID-19 Response Protocol

From the Chancellor

This post is an email sent by Chancellor Ferebee to the DCPS community on December 22, 2021. Esta carta está disponible en español a continuación. Dear DCPS Community,  As I mentioned in my email to you on Monday, we are seeing rising cases of COVID-19 in our schools and community. As a result, we will be making Read more

Statement on virtual learning at schools for December 22

Updates

Due to the impact of recent COVID-19 cases on school operations, the following schools will learn virtually tomorrow, December 22.  All DCPS families should come to their schools on Monday, January 3 between 1:00 and 4:00 pm or Tuesday, January 4 between 8:30 am and 4:00 pm to pick up a rapid COVID-19 test before Read more

Update to the January Calendar and Rapid Testing Announcement

From the Chancellor

This post is an email sent by Chancellor Ferebee to the DCPS community on December 20, 2021. Esta carta está disponible en español a continuación. Dear DCPS Families,  We are seeing a city-wide and region-wide increase in COVID-19 cases, and as with previous case increases within our community, those trends are reflected in the number of reported positive cases at schools. I recognize the stress and uncertainty this causes for you and Read more

The Power of a Vaccine

From the Chancellor

This post is an email sent by Chancellor Ferebee to the DCPS community on December 3, 2021. Esta carta está disponible en español a continuación. Dear DCPS Families, This week, our very own Kimball Elementary School had a few guests stop by to talk about the importance of the COVID-19 vaccines: former President Barack Obama Read more

COVID-19 Vaccination for Ages 5+

From the Chancellor

This post is an email sent by Chancellor Ferebee to the DCPS community on November 4, 2021. Esta carta está disponible en español a continuación. Dear DCPS Families,  The COVID-19 vaccine is the best way for us to help stop the spread of the virus and keep our community safe. This week, the Centers for Disease Read more

Snow Day Policy Update

From the Chancellor

This post is an email sent by Chancellor Ferebee to the DCPS community on December 10, 2021. Esta carta está disponible en español a continuación. Dear DCPS Families, With students back in the classroom every day and winter weather now part of daily forecasts, we wanted to provide an update on how we will handle Read more

The Power of a Vaccine

From the Chancellor

This post is an email sent by Chancellor Ferebee to the DCPS community on December 3, 2021. Esta carta está disponible en español a continuación. Dear DCPS Families, This week, our very own Kimball Elementary School had a few guests stop by to talk about the importance of the COVID-19 vaccines: former President Barack Obama Read more

Sharing My Gratitude

From the Chancellor

This post is an email sent by Chancellor Ferebee to the DCPS community on November 18, 2021. Esta carta está disponible en español a continuación. Dear DCPS Families,  This Thanksgiving, I want to reflect on the past year and express my gratitude to the entire DC Public Schools community. Our students, families, staff, and supporters have worked tremendously hard to reopen our schools, learn new routines, Read more

DCPS Welcomes the World + November Health Updates

From the Chancellor

This post is an email sent by Chancellor Ferebee to the DCPS community on November 18, 2021. Esta carta está disponible en español a continuación. Dear DCPS Community,  We teach our students that there are no limits to what they can achieve, and this week scholars across DC Public Schools had the opportunity to meet some inspiring individuals, including some who were Read more