Support the Capitol Hill Montessori Online Auction – all are welcome to bid!

Great items you love… for a great cause! Sports tickets, vacations, restaurant gift certificates, fitness sessions, jewelry, books, art, and more! Some highlights: Dinner for four at Education Chairman Grosso’s house College admissions counseling consultations Custom jewelry Martial arts classes Island vacations DC Hotels for stay-cations or visits from friends and family  Go to http://www.biddingforgood.com/chmlContinue reading “Support the Capitol Hill Montessori Online Auction – all are welcome to bid!”

Public Hearing with Mayor, DME, OSSE: FY 2016 Budget for Public Schools in the District of Columbia

EXECUTIVE OFFICE OF THE MAYOR NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING Fiscal Year 2016 Budget for Public Schools in the District of Columbia Monday March 16, 2016 6:00 pm – 7:30pm Columbia Heights Education Campus 3101 16th St., NW Washington, DC 20010 Mayor Muriel Bowser, Deputy Mayor for Education, Jennifer Nile, and Acting State Superintendent of Education,Continue reading “Public Hearing with Mayor, DME, OSSE: FY 2016 Budget for Public Schools in the District of Columbia”

Language Immersion In Urban Public Schools – December 4, 6-8 PM @ MLK Library

Language Immersion In Urban Public Schools: Exploring The Benefits & Challenges (co-hosted by the DC Public Library, DC State Board of Education and the DC Language Immersion Project) Thursday, Dec 4, 2014 6-8pm MLK Library – 901 G St. NW You are invited to join us for a panel discussion with a focus on the benefitsContinue reading “Language Immersion In Urban Public Schools – December 4, 6-8 PM @ MLK Library”

Ward 6 State Board of Education Candidates Forum

Come learn more about the Ward 6 candidates for DC State Board of Education — and ask your questions about their views on policies & standards that affect DC schools. Candidates are Mark Naydan & Joe Weedon Tuesday, October 14 @ 6:30 PM Eastern Senior High School 1700 E Capitol Street, SE Moderated by NatalieContinue reading “Ward 6 State Board of Education Candidates Forum”

Support Children Living at DC General’s Homeless Shelter‏

​There are hundreds of children living at the DC General’s Homeless Shelter, and many of them attend schools on Capitol Hill.  The Playtime Project has organized a Back-to-School Drive to provide support for these children as they start the school year.  As you shop for school supplies and clothes for your children, please consider purchasingContinue reading “Support Children Living at DC General’s Homeless Shelter‏”

At Back-to-School Time, Help Provide Uniforms for Homeless Children in Capitol Hill Schools

It’s back to school for our kids – and homeless kids living in a decrepit shelter just a few miles from the Hill. When you buy back-to-school supplies and clothes for your kids, please consider buying uniforms for a few of the 100s of homeless children who attend public schools on Capitol Hill. It’s easyContinue reading “At Back-to-School Time, Help Provide Uniforms for Homeless Children in Capitol Hill Schools”

Ward 5 Council on Education Panel Discussion- June 24

On June 24th, the Ward Five Council on Education is bringing together representatives from eight of the agencies that comprise the DC education system for a panel discussion. Each of the agencies in attendance will give an overview of their respective organization, their role within the system and how they interact with parents and theirContinue reading “Ward 5 Council on Education Panel Discussion- June 24”