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D.C. releases school lottery results
March 31, 2014
Today, DC officials released the results from the DC school lottery. More than 17,000 students entered the District's common school lottery which matches families to, for the first time, open seats in both DCPS and the District’s public charter schools. According to the Post’s Emma Brown and ...
March 18, 2014
Many students across the District of Columbia have little or no exposure to college and careers. Companies for Causes is working to change this, starting at Eastern High School. Through our All Roads Lead to Eastern project, we have supported college visits for Eastern students and Career Day ...
City Council Passes D.C. Promise Act
March 5, 2014
Today, the Council of the District of Columbia gave final approval to Bill 20-528, The D.C. Promise Establishment Act of 2013. The legislation, if signed by the Mayor, will substantial grants to students who graduate from a school in the District and plan to attend college or ...