National Summer Learning Day, held in collaboration with Summer Strong DC 2016, was celebrated on Thursday, July 14.
Tameyah Ingraham, 18, is a first-generation college student, and like many others in her position, she ran into a few challenges while applying for college.
A little over five years ago in the spring of 2011, when Kaya Henderson took the reins from then-Mayor Vincent Gray as the new D.C. Public Schools chancellor, supporters and critics alike said that she'd have some big shoes to ...
DCPS is sending nearly 400 students from every ward this summer on 18 study abroad trips — from Costa Rica to France to China — for immersion, culture and service learning.
D.C. Public Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson announced Wednesday she will step down from her position in the fall after nine years at the helm.
Howard University has made improvements financially in recent months with its latest real estate moves, reports from the business analyst company Moody's Investors Service indicate.
The Office of Family and Public Engagement and the Office of Teaching and Learning collaborated to create grade-specific Parent Guides that provide the tools needed to support their child's learning at home.
D.C.'s first and only transportation and science, technology, engineering and mathematics school, TransSTEM Academy of Cardozo Education Campus, will welcome Rodney Slater, former U.S. secretary of transportation, and Victor Mendez, deputy secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation, and others ...
Three top seniors from Cesar Chavez Public Charter Schools for Public Policy presented their solutions on communal and global issues such as housing segregation, the Syrian refugee crisis and college access for undocumented immigrants.
More than 70 seniors at Thurgood Marshall Academy in Southeast are expected to walk across the stage on June 10 to receive their high school diploma during the school's 12th annual commencement exercises.
The PGCPS Immunization Countdown campaign is underway, and all students must have all required immunizations by Aug. 23, the first day of the 2016-17 school year.
Prince George's County's schools and library systems announced Wednesday at the Largo-Kettering Library a partnership allowing all 126,000 public school students to not only check out books at any of the county's 19 libraries, but also have access to the ...
Parents seeking to transfer their children for the 2016-17 school year in Prince George's County have until Friday.
Chancellor Kaya Henderson said in recent statement to the DCPS family that the onset of summer fun also means continued learning and development opportunities for students and educators.
The National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland, invited 250 area middle and high school students Tuesday to learn about careers in science and hear several top-notch experts discuss their highly technical fields.