FACEBOOK | MARCH 18, 2018 ELA teachers: how do you foster a love of reading and writing? Engaging stories! Our 1st Grade Preppies are currently writing biographies of teachers and staff, using interviews and artifacts as inspiration. If you'd like DC Prep to be part of your story, follow the link below! FACEBOOK | MARCH 14, 2018 Today students lent their voices and actions to #NationalWalkoutDay. We stand with them and demand progress on #guncontrol. Our children deserve safe communities, and it is time everyone takes steps to make that possible. It is time to listen. #EnoughisEnoughDMV FACEBOOK | MARCH 13, 2018 Benning Elementary Campus will be hosting a town hall on school and community safety with WAMU and The Kojo Nnamdi Show next Tuesday. Students, parents, teachers, and community members are encouraged to attend. FACEBOOK | MARCH 12, 2018 Edgewood Elementary Student Support Coordinator Erin Stanley has recently partnered with Safe Shores - The D.C. Children's Advocacy Center on “Care for Kids”, a research-based prevention curriculum to teach kindergarten students age-appropriate lessons about healthy boundaries. Read more about the program and partnership in the link below. FACEBOOK | MARCH 11, 2018 Be the teacher that instills an early love of learning, helping students shine in their educational careers. Join our Early Childhood team for SY18-19! FACEBOOK | MARCH 10, 2018 This Preppie is ready for more sunshine - are you? Don't forget to #SpringForward for #DaylightSavingTime this weekend! FACEBOOK | MARCH 08, 2018 “There is no limit to what we, as women, can accomplish.” – Michelle Obama On #InternationalWomensDay, we’re wearing purple and incorporating lessons to acknowledge women everywhere – those in our classrooms, our communities, and our world, as well as the young women in our schools who will do amazing things as they too #pressforprogress. FACEBOOK | MARCH 04, 2018 Elementary teachers: Join DC Prep and take a deep dive into a subject area, whether it be Math, ELA, or Science. You'll collaborate with your team throughout the year and work on how to best help Preppies grow. SY18-19 opportunities are posted here! FACEBOOK | MARCH 02, 2018 All DC Prep campuses including Home Office will be CLOSED today, Friday, March 2nd due to the inclement weather. All afternoon activities including parent teacher conferences are also cancelled. FACEBOOK | MARCH 01, 2018 We're celebrating #ReadAcrossAmericaDay with lots of fun titles! Today is also the deadline for My School DC PK3-8 lottery applications. Rank DC Prep #1 to optimize chances of being matched to one of our campuses. FACEBOOK | FEBRUARY 28, 2018 Rank DC Prep #1 on your My School DC PK3-8 application to increase your chances of winning the lottery! We have campuses in Anacostia, Benning, and Edgewood. Deadline is tomorrow! FACEBOOK | FEBRUARY 26, 2018 With the My School DC lottery deadline only 3 days away, come learn about DC Prep's newest campus, Anacostia Elementary, this Wednesday, 2/28, at either 10AM or 6PM. RSVP at the link below! FACEBOOK | FEBRUARY 25, 2018 Looking for a new middle school teaching opportunity in SY2018-19? Ready to make your mark on a classroom? Check out all of our lead teaching opportunities below! FACEBOOK | FEBRUARY 23, 2018 Amazing #BlackHistoryMonth celebrations have continued across DC Prep with field trips, staff performances, and a living museum. More to come next week! FACEBOOK | FEBRUARY 21, 2018 The DC Prep community mourns the death of Dr. Doreen Land, the founding principal of our Edgewood Elementary Campus. Dr. Land died of complications from cancer. She was 54 years old. Dr. Land was responsible for creating DC Prep’s early childhood and early elementary model. She did so with wisdom, passion for DC Prep’s mission, and a tremendous love for nurturing her teachers. Doreen also brought her New York City style and sophistication and a delightful sense of humor to our organization. She will be greatly missed. FACEBOOK | FEBRUARY 20, 2018 Our Anacostia Elementary kindergarten students have been hard at work on their #BlackHistoryMonth speeches, including memorizing them! Here are two examples on W.E.B. Du Bois and Michelle Obama. FACEBOOK | FEBRUARY 19, 2018 Come and visit our Edgewood Middle Campus, DC Prep's flagship school, this Wednesday the 21st and learn more about the #1 network of charter schools in DC! More information on this and all of our open houses below. FACEBOOK | FEBRUARY 16, 2018 Benning Middle Campus superheroes! FACEBOOK | FEBRUARY 16, 2018 DC Prep has joined a number of other education organizations in releasing the following statement on President Trump’s FY19 budget proposal. The full statement can be read at the link below. FACEBOOK | FEBRUARY 15, 2018 As a reminder, there will be no school for students tomorrow, 2/16, for our staff Data Day. All campuses & the Home Office will close on 2/19 in observance of President's Day. We will re-open on a normal schedule on 2/20.