(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.
Aug 11 2020
Study examines four key components of the public school funding formula, District's best tool...
Aug 2 2020
(Washington, DC) – District families are still able to apply the DC Opportunity Scholarship Program...
Jan 27 2020
Mayor Bowser Announces KIPP DC to Construct New High School and Recreation Center at Former Ferebee-Hope School in Ward 8
(Washington, DC) – Today, Mayor Muriel Bowser announced the District will award the site of the...
Nov 13 2019
Mayor Bowser to Proclaim “Ruby Bridges Day” on 59th Anniversary of Her Historic First Day of Classes
(Washington, DC) – On Thursday, November 14, at 2:30 pm, Mayor Muriel Bowser will join students to...
Oct 30 2019
(Washington, DC) – Today, Mayor Muriel Bower announced that based on the results of the National...
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...