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D.C. public school system

oversight hearing before the Subcommittee on Judiciary and Education of the Committee on the District of Columbia, House of Representatives, One Hundred Second Congress, first session ... September 26, 1991.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on the District of Columbia. Subcommittee on Judiciary and Education.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Washington (D.C.)
    • Subjects:
    • Public Schools of the District of Columbia.,
    • School children -- Washington (D.C.) -- Economic conditions.,
    • Education -- Washington (D.C.) -- Finance.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesDC public school system.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF27 .D558 1991f
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 154 p. :
      Number of Pages154
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1514309M
      ISBN 100160399688
      LC Control Number93198463
      OCLC/WorldCa27877430

        At the July 13 hearing, current representatives from D.C.’s three education agencies—District of Columbia Public Schools (DCPS), the DC .   UPDATED P.M. Allow me to amplify a Friday scoop from Post-reporter-turned-food-maven Ed Bruske: The D.C. Public Schools will no longer offer its students sweetened, flavored kinds once had the option of chocolate or strawberry, now they'll choose 1 percent or skim. The milk changes start a week from today, when summer school opens.

      Below is the grading system found to be most commonly used in United States public high schools, according to the High School Transcript Study. This is the most used grading system, however, there are some schools that use an edited version of the college system.A: top 20%.   The public schools in Washington, D.C., spent $29, per pupil in the school year, according to the latest data from National Center for Education Statistics, but in fully 83 percent of the eighth graders in these schools were not "proficient" in reading and 81 percent were not "proficient" in math.

      (shelved 21 times as high-school-required-reading) avg rating — 1,, ratings — published Mayor Seaton reorganizes the system thoroughly, abolishing all fees, providing funding from property taxes (), and establishing a goal of education for all (white) children in the city; education was by the New England System; new two-room schoolhouses were built in .


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