We hope you are staying safe and enjoying the summer. We are heading toward a new school year in the midst of an experience none of us could have imagined. While we are excited about the great teaching and learning that will occur across all Friendship Public Charter School campuses this fall, we know that a top priority is the health and safety of our students and staff, and how we are preparing our facilities for a strong reopening. Learn more >

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 16 schools serving over 4,500 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

  • Over 4,500 students
    on 16 campuses

    with over 800 staff members

Enroll Your Child

Nurture your child’s joy for learning. Set them up for success in college and life. Enroll today!

Teach at Friendship

Join a team of highly-committed educators at one of our Friendship campuses. Apply today!

News & Information

We hope you are staying safe and enjoying the summer. We are heading toward a new school year in the midst of an experience none of us could have imagined. While we are excited about the great teaching and learning that will occur across all Friendship Public Charter School campuses this fall, we know that a top priority is the health and safety of our students and staff, and how we are preparing our facilities for a strong reopening. Learn more >

CALLING ALL MIDDLE & HIGH-SCHOOL STUDENTS!⠀
Now more than ever, education is the great equalizer. How has Friendship delivered on the promise of equal access and educational excellence during these challenging times?
Show @edreform your answer in a YouTube video, and you could win a $45,000 scholarship!
Submissions are due by July 24th.

D.C. Schools Family Engagement Survey

Are you a parent with scholars in at one of our campuses?

Make sure your voice is heard! Share what will work best for you when D.C. schools reopen.

Take the Mayor’s survey by this Wednesday, June 10th.

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Friendship Public Charter School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability in admission or access to, or treatment in, its programs and activities. For more information, click here.