(Washington, DC) – In recognition of National College Signing Day, the Mayor Bowser Administration led by the Department of Employment Services (DOES) celebrated graduating high school students in the District who have made commitments to become apprentices. Modeled after Former First Lady Michelle Obama’s Reach Higher Initiative, DOES’ Signing Day will honor six District students who will sign apprenticeship offer letters with local trade associations.
Sep 26 2019
The honored schools are: Alice Deal MS, Blessed Sacrament ES, John W. Ross ES, KIPP DC Heights...
Aug 25 2019
Mayor Muriel Bowser and DCPS Chancellor Lewis Ferebee celebrate the first day of school.
Aug 24 2019
Mayor Bowser Cuts the Ribbons on Modernized Calvin Coolidge High School and Ida B. Wells Middle School
Mayor Bowser’s investments have modernized 26 DCPS schools.
Aug 23 2019
The Mayor has committed more than $1.3 billion over the next six years for continued...
Aug 22 2019
Mayor Bowser to Launch New Safe Passage Initiative to Enhance Student Safety Ahead of School Year 2019-20
(Washington, DC) – On Friday, August 23, at 11 am, Mayor Muriel Bowser will launch a “Safe Spots...
Aug 22 2017
August 22, 2017 To Our DC Community, We are extremely excited about the back to school season!...
Mar 10 2017
Keeping DC Schools Safe for All Families and Students
May 23 2016
Letter from Deputy Mayor for Education Jennifer Niles to Councilmembers and State Board of Education on Lead in Schools
May 18, 2016 Dear Councilmembers and State Board of Education Members, I am writing to provide an...