Mayor Bowser to Welcome Teachers Back to School

(WASHINGTON, DC) – On Monday, August 14, at 11 am, Mayor Muriel Bowser will welcome back DC Public Schools (DCPS) teachers for School Year 2017-2018. Eleven extended-year schools will begin on Monday, August 14, and the remaining schools will start the school year on Monday, August 21. As part of the Bowser Administration’s work to accelerate […]

Back to School Tips for Parents

Starting the new school year can be a time of great excitement… and anxiety. Help calm your child’s fears (and your own) with these teacher-approved tips. Meet the new teacher. For kids, one of the biggest back-to-school fears is “Will I like my new teacher?” Breaking the ice early on is one of the best […]