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Coming this Fall: City Arts at Friendship PCS

Beginning this fall for the School Year 2019-20, scholars will have even more arts options across all Friendship campuses: painting, choir, poetry, dance and more! Research shows that student engagement with the arts is linked to academic achievement, social development, emotional growth and civic participation.

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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

Calling all teachers: Join us at our Winter Talent Fair!

Come join one of the District of Columbia’s largest and highest performing public charter school network with 12 campuses serving over 4,200 students in pre-kindergarten through 12th grade.

  • Meet Friendship leaders 
  • Attend an onsite interview

We look forward to meeting you!  Questions? Email talent@friendshipschools.org  

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OSSE Releases School Transparency and Reporting (STAR) Framework Ratings

The Office of the State Superintendent of Education today released the new OSSE School Transparency and Reporting (STAR) framework reports. If you are familiar with the DC Public […]

Coming this Fall: City Arts at Friendship PCS

Beginning this fall for the School Year 2019-20, scholars will have even more arts options across all Friendship campuses: painting, choir, poetry, dance and more! Research shows that student engagement with the arts is linked to academic achievement, social development, emotional growth and civic participation.

Learn more >

Events

Armstrong STEM Fair

02/19/2019 - 02/19/2019
111 O Street, NW Washington, D.C. 20001
Exhibits and Judging: 10am-12noon( Gymnasium) Point of Contact: Kyung Kim

Armstrong Open House

02/27/2019 - 02/27/2019
111 O Street, NW Washington, D.C. 20001

Chamberlain Open House

02/28/2019 - 02/28/2019
1345 Potomac Ave. SE Washington, D.C. 20003

Southeast Open House

03/04/2019 - 03/04/2019
645 Milwaukee Pl., SE Washington, D.C. 20032

Blow Pierce Open House

03/08/2019 - 03/08/2019
725 19th St. NE Washington, D.C. 20002

Armstrong Open House

03/20/2019 - 03/20/2019
111 O Street, NW Washington, D.C. 20001
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