Kids & Family

Kids & Family

12/19/2014 - 12:00am
The District of Columbia has launched “My School DC,” the common application for DC Public Schools and public charter schools for the 2015-2016 school year. In its second year of operation, My School DC provides a single online... >>more
12/17/2014 - 12:00am
Friends Community School Open House Receptions  It is admissions season at Friends Community School, a kindergarten through 8th grade Quaker school that educates students of all beliefs. Open houses for prospective families are scheduled... >>more
12/16/2014 - 12:00am
Amidon-Bowen Open House, Dec. 15 On December 15th, there will be a school Open House. Parents will have the opportunity to observe classes, meet teachers, tour the school, and ask any questions that might help them make this... >>more
12/15/2014 - 12:00am
Literacy Night Cookies and milk and a bedtime story – enjoyed in pajamas at school? It must be Literacy Night. This annual celebration of books and reading featured theatrical performances including “Little Red Riding Hood” (... >>more
12/13/2014 - 12:00am
First Lego League Tournament Held at Friendship’s Collegiate Academy Friendship Collegiate Academy is the only D.C. location this year to host a FIRST Lego League (FLL) Qualifying Regional Tournament in the VA/D.C. Region.  Using a... >>more
12/13/2014 - 12:00am
Sharing Food and Expertise  November began with 22 CHDS alumni from 12 high schools giving eight- grade families an insider’s perspective on how high schools ease the transition for 9th graders with bonding trips, peer leaders, advisors,... >>more
12/12/2014 - 12:00am
J.O. Wilson Arts in Action  Academics are very important at J.O. Wilson, and so are the arts. In addition to weekly music and visual art classes, third graders take ballet. Twice a week, instructors from the Washington Ballet come to the school... >>more
12/11/2014 - 12:00am
SWS Goding Teachers go Reggio Three SWS teachers spent Thanksgiving break in Reggio Emilia, Italy, but it was no vacation. Erika Bowman, Laura McCarthy, and Katherine Walsh traveled to the region to learn more about the Reggio approach that has... >>more
12/10/2014 - 12:00am
Eliot-Hine Students Perform at Kennedy Center!  Eliot-Hine students performed at the Kennedy Center with the D.C.PS City-Wide Orchestra on Nov. 15! Maury alumnae Anna Robinson (on trumpet in the back) and Olivia Schoell on flute (all over... >>more
12/09/2014 - 12:00am
Winter Open House, Jan 16 The St. Peter School Winter Open House will be held on January 16 from 9-11:00 a.m. Prospective families are invited to tour the school and meet with faculty and parents. If you are interested in learning more, please... >>more
12/08/2014 - 12:00am
Children's Spanish Book Fair, Dec 8-9 Waterfront Academy hosts several events each month. The next event is the Children's Spanish Book Fair - just in time for the Christmas gift-giving season. Portico is helping with this event by giving... >>more
12/07/2014 - 12:00am
Christmas Tree & Holiday Sale The Brent Elementary School PTA is holding its Fourth Annual Christmas Tree and Holiday Sale on December 6th and 7th. There will be a huge selection of fresh Christmas trees, wreaths, garland, poinsettias,... >>more
12/06/2014 - 12:00am
Don’t Miss MoTH School Information Night, Dec. 8 Don’t miss the 13th Annual School Information Night organized by MoTHers on the Hill (MOTH) on Sunday, December 8th from 2-5 pm. Several area schools will be on hand to answer your... >>more
11/29/2014 - 12:00am
Toddlers on the Hill, (Toth) a Montessori classroom for 1 and 2 year-olds, is proud to announce the award of their first ever scholarship to a local family demonstrating financial need. The award to sixteen-month-old Kamirra Coleman would not have... >>more
11/29/2014 - 12:00am
Cesar Chavez Public Charter Schools for Public Policy Names Joan Massey as New CEO  Joan Massey has been hired as the new Chief Executive Officer for the Cesar Chavez Public Charter Schools for Public Policy. In this role, Massey will be... >>more