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Friendship Schools Rated Tier 1

Friendship Public Charter School (FPCS) is proud to announce that all of its pre-K-3 schools and two of its middle schools have earned the distinction of Tier 1 […]

Providing World-Class Education in D.C.

Friendship is one of the District of Columbia’s largest and highest-performing public charter school networks, with 12 schools serving over 4,200 students in prekindergarten through 12th grade.

We provide a world-class education that prepares students for college success and a career of their choice. Friendship empowers students to achieve high academic standards, enjoy learning, and develop as ethical, well-rounded and self-sufficient citizens who contribute actively to their communities.

About Friendship

  • CONSISTENT GRADUATION RATE

    perpetually exceeds district and national averages

  • of high school graduates

    go on to a four-year college or other institution of higher learning

  • OUR EARLY COLLEGE PROGRAM

    offers students the chance to earn up to 60 college credits or an associate’s degree at no cost while in high school

  • MORE THAN $85 MILLION
    IN SCHOLARSHIPS

    earned since 2008

  • 60% of high school students

    enroll in an AP or honors class

  • 4,200 students
    on 12 campuses

    with over 800 staff members

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News & Information

MLK 2018 Day of Service

Friendship Armstrong Elementary is proud to be the official kickoff site for D.C.’s MLK 2018 Day of Service in partnership with CityYear​ and Mayor Muriel Bowser​ on Monday, Jan. 15! 
 
On Monday – the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. national holiday –  family and friends throughout our city will gather at Armstrong from 8:30 a.m.–1 p.m. for creative, fun-filled activities and then depart for service projects. You can register for a service project on site at our Armstrong campus on MLK Day.
 
Join us! Let’s celebrate Dr. King’s legacy of service together.

2018 Friendship Scholars Application Now Open

Collegiate Academy and Tech Prep seniors (Class of 2018), the 2018 Friendship Scholars Scholarship application is now open. Click here to complete an application.  Deadline is Friday, February 23, […]

Friendship Schools Rated Tier 1

Friendship Public Charter School (FPCS) is proud to announce that all of its pre-K-3 schools and two of its middle schools have earned the distinction of Tier 1 […]

Events

Friendship Cares is Open

01/25/2018
Friendship Cares is open early for early release day. Friendship Cares hours today are 1pm-6pm.
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