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 52 independent schools educating over 25,000 students in lower, middle, and upper schools.

THEME 2021-2022

CONNECTEDNESS

 

UPCOMING EVENT

Orientation

Join fellow Parent Association Presidents and PCW Representatives from Parents Council of Washington member schools to learn about vital roles and responsibilities of the PCW community including how to access communications tools that will help us connect. Guest speaker Amy M. McNamer, Executive Director at The Association of Independent Schools of Greater Washington (AISGW), will discuss ways to build community and belonging in schools, particularly after COVID and remote learning.

Date: October 5, 2021

Time: 9:30m – 11:00am

Location: Virtual

Register Here

CONNECT WITH US

Explore current Facebook postings on education, parenting and child development.

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.