State Title I Committee of Practitioners: Invitation for Membership Applications

Invitation from the Office of the State Superintendent of Education (OSSE) to apply to serve on the District of Columbia Title I Committee of Practitioners. The Office of the State Superintendent of Education (OSSE) is requesting applications from candidates interested in serving on the District of Columbia Title I Committee of Practitioners. The Elementary andContinue reading “State Title I Committee of Practitioners: Invitation for Membership Applications”

CHPSPO October 19 Meeting at Miner

The Capitol Hill Public School Parent Organization will hold its October 19 meeting at Miner Elementary. Attached is the agenda for the meeting. There are two important candidate forums coming up in the next week: Wednesday, October 20, 6 – 8 p.m., ANC6B Candidates Meet and Greet in the North Hall of Eastern Market. 22Continue reading “CHPSPO October 19 Meeting at Miner”

Ward 6 DC State Board of Education – Candidates Forum – October 25, 6PM @ Maury Elementary

Ward 6 DC State Board of Education – Candidates Forum Monday, October 25, 6:00 -7:30 PM @ Maury Elementary School On November 2nd, Ward 6 will elect a new representative to the DC State Board of Education. Hear from the two candidates – Melissa Rohan (http://www.melissarohan.com) & Monica Warren-Jones (http://monicawarrenjones.org/) – about their plans andContinue reading “Ward 6 DC State Board of Education – Candidates Forum – October 25, 6PM @ Maury Elementary”

Ward 6 Meeting with Presumed Mayor-elect Vincent Gray

On Wednesday, October 27th at the Atlas Performing Arts Center (1333 H Street, NE) from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM, Vincent Gray will be meeting with Ward 6 residents. Please attend so that you can let Chairman Gray know of your strong support for the Ward 6 Middle School Initiative and provide feedback on other community initiatives andContinue reading “Ward 6 Meeting with Presumed Mayor-elect Vincent Gray”

CHPSPO Meeting Notes – September 21, 2010

Capitol Hill Public School Parent Organization (http://chpspo.org) Middle School Subcommittee Meeting September 21, 2010 Tyler Elementary School 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Naval Lodge Fun Fair Proposal (for 2011) – contact Michael Webb (mwebb_tone@yahoo.com).  Michael presented a proposal to join forces with and make CHPSPO the recipient for funds raised in next fun fairs going forward (For which the NavalContinue reading “CHPSPO Meeting Notes – September 21, 2010”

Middle School Collaboration Teams

Dear Capitol Hill Public Schools Parent Organization Members, I wanted to remind everyone that DCPS is establishing “collaboration teams” to support the implementation of the DCPS Ward 6 Middle School Plan. Collaboration teams are being established for Stuart Hobson, Eliot-Hine and Jefferson middle schools. Each team is to have two parent representatives and two teacher/staffContinue reading “Middle School Collaboration Teams”

CHPSPO Meeting Notes – August 17, 2010

Capitol Hill Public School Parent Organization (http://chpspo.org) Middle School Subcommittee Meeting July 20, 2010 Brent Elementary School 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Walk to School 2010  – contact (for now, as coordinators are not yet finalized) Heather Schoell (heysassy@yahoo.com) and Mandy Bassow (abassow@gmail.com) Co-Chaired by Maury and the Cluster. Food coordinated by Capitol Hill Green SchoolsContinue reading “CHPSPO Meeting Notes – August 17, 2010”

Ribbon-Cutting at Eastern High School, August 25 @10:30 AM

From DCPS’ Peggy O’Brien – Chief, Office of Family and Public Engagement… ————————————   The ribbon-cutting at beautiful, beautiful Eastern High School is tomorrow, Wednesday, August 25th at 10:30 a.m. Please join the Mayor and the Chancellor, Eastern alumni, teachers, students, and lots of Eastern fans in front of the building for this great event! 

A busy time at Eastern Senior High School

The DC Youth Orchestra Program (DCYOP) is in the process of moving in, and will hold Orchestra Day at Eastern on Saturday, September 11. To learn more about the DCYOP, go to: http://www.dcyop.org/.  Community members have been invited to tour Eastern and have good things to say about the facilities. Read about this here: http://www.thehillishome.com/2010/08/eastern/. ForContinue reading “A busy time at Eastern Senior High School”