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The Kelly Miller Step Team is the only competitive middle school step team in DCPS. They compete against other middle school teams in the region, a...

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  • Added: Apr 29, 2018
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A new program called DC Keys is a partnership with Washington Performing Arts and teaches elementary students the basics of playing the piano.

  • Added: Apr 29, 2018
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Students in Thurgood Marshall Academy’s Peer Court class are part of a new program that uses restorative justice techniques to handle discipline is...

  • Added: Apr 29, 2018
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Since a D.C. Public School audit revealed a third of last year’s graduates were given diplomas despite not meeting requirements, the school distric...

  • Added: Apr 29, 2018
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New DCPS Interim Chancellor Amanda Alexander says showing parents that the central office is engaged will be key to moving DCPS forward.

  • Added: Apr 29, 2018
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D.C. Public School parents who took the floor at a City Council education committee public oversight hearing on Wednesday called for more action, a...

  • Added: Apr 29, 2018
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Schools are seeing a lot of excitement among African-American students about the new Black Panther movie. At Truesdell Education Campus, a student ...

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Students at a Montgomery County school are learning how to understand the stock market. They’re learning different investment strategies, how to re...

  • Added: Apr 29, 2018
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D.C. Public Schools has boasted a rapidly improving graduation rate for the last seven years, but a report this week threw cold water on that claim...

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The roughly 3,700 Maryland students who participated in the Polar Plunge raised more than $367,000 for the state’s Special Olympics athletes.

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The decision to pass or fail a chronically absent or unprepared student is often placed in the hands of teachers. As a recent WAMU and NPR investig...

  • Added: Apr 29, 2018
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The prospect that a D.C. high school ignored widespread student absenteeism even as it touted a 100 percent college acceptance rate among graduates...

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If Ballou High School’s administrators had followed D.C. Public School’s grading and attendance policies, 64 percent of the class of 2017 wouldn’t ...

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“They’re worried about dropping out of school," said Ballou parent Taunya Martin of the school's administration. "They need to be worried about the...

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Dozens of middle and high school students in D.C. recently got the opportunity to share ways they would solve the problems in their communities at ...

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According to Center for Disease Control statistics, drowning is the second-leading cause of unintentional injury death among children 1-14 years ol...

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Just 12 percent of public classrooms across the country report they don’t have a Wi-Fi connection that supports all students — a number the Federal...

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Students at KIPP DC College Prep in Northeast D.C. walk out the front doors of their high school to arguably one of the best views of downtown D.C....

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The first day of school is an exciting time for students, but parents in Prince George’s County are hoping this year will be better than previous o...

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Before students at Washington Latin Public Charter School in Northwest D.C. left for summer break, their principal announced an unusual summer chal...

  • Added: Apr 29, 2018
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