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We believe a student's zip code should not determine the quality of his or her education. Our team is making extraordinary things happen in every corner of our district, for all 51,000 students. Click the tiles below to visit our inspiring schools and classrooms. To enroll your child in DCPS click here. If you would like to explore volunteer opportunities in our schools, click here.

Teacher Compensation at DCPS

Get paid like a rock-star

Teaching at DCPS

Teaching where it matters most

School Leadership at DCPS

Leading transformational schools

Visit Stanton Elementary School

Engaging families to see dramatic academic success

Equity and Access at DCPS

Ensuring all students are empowered to succeed

Visit Ms. Purcell's Classroom

Engaging students in hands-on science at Deal Middle School

Meet Principal Skerritt

Rebuilding Pride at Capitol Hill at Eastern Senior High School


Providing leadership opportunities for teachers in the classroom

Visit Columbia Heights Educational Campus

Developing global citizens at an innovative multicultural campus

Visit Ms. Harrod's Classroom

Teaching students to think together at Burroughs Education Campus

Visit Wheatley Education Campus

Wheatley faculty and leadership transform students' lives

Professional Development at DCPS

Helping teachers reach their full potential

Visit Kelly Miller Middle School

Ensuring high expectations for all

Visit Mr. Medley's Classroom

Expanding students’ horizons at Whittier Education Campus

Living in the District

Living and working in a city with a lot to offer

Visit Anacostia High School

Working together to transform a struggling school

Visit the Central Office

Building a 21st century school district

Family Engagement at DCPS

Partnering with families and communities to strengthen student achievement

Special Education at DCPS

Special Education