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 2020-2021

Whole Student. Whole School.

 

Upcoming Event

Movie Screening

The Parents Council of Washington is please to present a screening of the films Miss Representation and The Mask You Live In. These two documentaries by The Representation Project provide insight on how to value people as whole human beings, instead of gendered stereotypes.
Available for in-home viewing October 12th through October 19th.

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Upcoming Event

Moderated Discussion with Judith Warner

Following the screening of the films Miss Representation and The Mask You Live In, a discussion on the films will be held with moderator Judith Warner, author of And Then They Stopped Talking to Me- Making Sense of Middle School.
When: Tuesday, October 20th
Time:  9:00am – 10:00am
Where: Virtual

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.