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 2019-2020

Healthy. Connected. Engaged.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

Movie Screening & Moderated Discussion

The Parents Council of Washington is pleased to offer a free screening of the 2019 documentary film Screenagers Next Chapter: Uncovering Skills for Stress Resilience followed by a moderated discussion with Ned Johnson and Dr. William Stixrud, authors of the bestseller The Self-Driven Child. Click here to see a preview of  this film.

Date: Thursday, December 5, 2019

Time: 9:00am – 11:30am

Location:  Landmark Theatre/Bethesda Row Cinema

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

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.