DC Public Schools
Persistent problems with student absenteeism in D.C. Public Schools are receiving renewed attention following the disappearance of 8-year-old Relisha Rudd.
Half of the District of Columbia public schools slated to close were recently awarded grants for their creative plans to improve test scores with funds totaling more than $1 million.
Principal turnover at D.C. public schools reportedly continues to be higher than at some suburban school districts in the metro area.
A former employee of the District of Columbia Public Schools has pleaded guilty in a case involving renovations at a city school.