OUR MISSION

To promote excellence in education by fostering communication between parents, students, and independent schools.

WHO WE ARE

PCW is a non-profit membership organization founded in 1964 to promote excellence in education for independent school communities in the greater Washington, D.C. area.

WHAT WE DO

We provide innovative programs to our member school parents, students, and educators that build community and enhance the quality of education at independent schools.

WHO WE SERVE

PCW is made up of 58 independent schools educating over 25,000 students in lower, middle, and upper schools.

THEME 2017-2018

Raising 21st Century Citizens

 

UPCOMING EVENT

Best Practices Forum

PCW is hosting its annual Best Practices Forum on Wednesday, March 7th, 2018 from 8:30 –  11:00am at National Presbyterian School, 4121 Nebraska Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20016

Raising 21st Century Citizens: The Evolution in Teaching and Learning will feature enlightening presentations from panelists at selected PCW member schools and key takeaways. The program is open to all PCW member school parents, administrators, faculty, and staff.

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Connecting Schools

Sharing Ideas

Engaging Parents

Innovative Annual Programs

The Parents Council of Washington offers inspired and inventive programs that aim to inform and foster dialogue in the fields of education, child development, and parenting.