POSTPONED: Ward 6 Middle Schools Today & Tomorrow – March 17 @ 6:30pm

Please stay tuned for a new date…. Date:         March 17, 6:30-8:00 pm Location:   Jefferson Middle School Academy, 801 7th Street SW Register:   https://bit.ly/38vfIeM or go to eventbrite.com and enter “Ward 6 middle schools” in the search option.  Do you want to learn more about Ward 6 middle schools and how we canContinue reading “POSTPONED: Ward 6 Middle Schools Today & Tomorrow – March 17 @ 6:30pm”

ShawMS@Banneker community meeting – Sunday 11/24/18 at 2pm

Neighbors – On behalf of the parent-led ShawMS@Banneker group, I am writing to invite you to our community meeting this coming Sunday, November 24th, at 2pm at the Thurgood Marshall Center (1816 12th St NW). Shaw@B is a group of parents formed to engage with DCPS and the community around the planning process for a ShawContinue reading “ShawMS@Banneker community meeting – Sunday 11/24/18 at 2pm”

Support The Master Facilities Plan – Modernize Banneker HS and Shaw MS Campuses on Separate Sites

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 23, 2019       Contact: Alexandra Simbana    Save Shaw Middle School Coalition    202-907-5518    saveshawmiddleschool@gmail.com Save Shaw MS Coalition Opposes Mayor Bowser’s Proposal to Build Two Schools on Shaw Site WASHINGTON, D.C. – In a closed-door meeting yesterday with ANC 6E Commissioner Alex Padro, the Mayor proposed a plan to buildContinue reading “Support The Master Facilities Plan – Modernize Banneker HS and Shaw MS Campuses on Separate Sites”

Eliot-Hine hosts Enrollment Nights in April!

Enrollment for the 2016 – 2017 School Year Begins Friday, April 1. Register Early! Enrollment Nights for Eliot-Hine feeder and current families are: Tuesday, April 5, from 4:30pm – 6:30pm and Wednesday, April 13, from 4:30pm – 6:30pm. Bring residency verification (gas or electric bill + gov’t photo ID). Health forms are not required at thisContinue reading “Eliot-Hine hosts Enrollment Nights in April!”

Middle School Open Houses Kick off the week of Nov 16!

‘Tis the season for Open Houses! Middle School Open Houses within CHPSPO schools kick off the week of November 16, 2015! Check out the dates below and be sure to double-check with the school, as changes could happen due to weather, etc. Nov 16, (Monday) 9:00-10:30 am: Capitol Hill Montessori at Logan, Upper Elementary andContinue reading “Middle School Open Houses Kick off the week of Nov 16!”

Letter to the Editor by CHPSPO founder, Suzanne Wells: Put controls in place regarding the approval of new D.C. public charters

The following letter to the editor, Put controls in place regarding the approval of new D.C. public charters, appeared online in the Washington Post on March 27, 2015. In the March 22 Local Opinions commentary “Why charters need traditional schools,” the executive director and the former chairman of the D.C. Public Charter School Board claimed, “WeContinue reading “Letter to the Editor by CHPSPO founder, Suzanne Wells: Put controls in place regarding the approval of new D.C. public charters”

DC Public Schools FY15 Budget Hearing Testimony by Khai Booker – CHML

Good Evening to All, I am Khai Booker, a long-time parent at Capitol Hill Montessori at Logan.  I have 2 children one in 4th grade and another in 6th grade. Our school offers a unique choice in education, is richly diverse and hails from every Ward in the city.  Currently we serve from PK-3 throughContinue reading “DC Public Schools FY15 Budget Hearing Testimony by Khai Booker – CHML”