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

Please join the Parents Council of Washington for its 2019 Best Practices Forum entitled Promoting Student Well-Being, taking place on Tuesday, April 9, 2019 from 6:00-8:30pm at Georgetown Visitation Preparatory School, 1524 Thirty-Fifth Street, NW, Washington, D.C.
Come and learn from panelists representing 6 different member schools, who will provide best practices and takeaways on varied aspects of well-being  – intellectual, emotional, mental, physical, cultural, environmental, social, and digital. Register today!

CONNECT WITH US

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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.