#DCPSRising is Mayor Bowser’s initiative to ensure that DCPS continues to rise with innovative leaders, dedicated teachers, supported parents and an engaged community. This is about the next generation – we want to hear from you about your priorities when it comes to what’s next in education reform.

Citywide Community Engagement

Citywide Community Forums: This is an opportunity to share your experiences and thoughts on the factors that should be considered when making a selection. 




Tuesday, August 30


Roosevelt High School
4301 13th Street NW 20011
Nearest metro: Georgia Avenue-Petworth (Green)
Spanish interpretation will be available.

Wednesday, September 7


Eastern High School
1700 East Capitol Street NE 20003
Nearest metro: Stadium Armory (Blue, Orange, Silver)
Spanish interpretation will be available.

Wednesday, September 14


Savoy Elementary School
2400 Shannon Place SE 20020
Nearest metro: Anacostia (Green)

Download the following:

Stakeholder Calls. This is an opportunity to get progress updates directly from the Deputy Mayor for Education and ask questions. To sign up please email [email protected].

  • August 12, 2016, 3PM
  • September 29, 2016, 3:30PM

Online Forums. Through the Engage tab, stakeholders can post their ideas, comments, and participate in online surveys.