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 2018-2019

The Road to Well-Being: Empowering Our Students

 

UPCOMING EVENT

The Parents Council of Washington is pleased to offer a free screening of the documentary film Beyond Measure for our member school communities. This documentary offers a positive picture of what is possible in American education, highlighting schools that foster critical thinking, communication, exploration, experimentation, collaboration, and creativity as keys to the successful education of children from all backgrounds.

Date: January 15, 2019

Snow Date: January 31, 2019

Time: 9:30- 11:30am

Location:  Landmark Theatre/Bethesda Row Cinema

This event is open to parents, faculty, administrators, and staff from our member schools.

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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.