News and Announcements

Does hard work really pay off? Hear a Chavez senior’s response!

Does hard work really pay off? As a senior at Chavez Schools Parkside High School, Kierra James' answer is a firm YES! She proudly says YES as she approaches college and high school graduation, having put in a persistent effort, following clear goals, and taking advantage of the abundant resources and guidance made available to…
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Dreamers Deserve the Opportunity to Pursue Their Dreams

Chavez Schools are public and open to all. Whether your family has been in Washington, DC, for generations, or you’re new here, we welcome you into our school community. With our schools’ focus on public policy, and on preparing all students for college, we view the Trump administration’s decision to end the DACA program for…
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What does it take to reach one’s Dream College? Hear it from a Chavez Student!

What does it take for a student reach his/her dream college? There are many answers: years of hard work, determination, advance planning, persistence, ambition...  At Chavez Schools, having dedicated college counselors to advise students throughout the application process and providing free college tours for students to visit colleges they are interested in across the country are…
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Hope for a Strong and Flexible Partnership at Chavez Prep

Teachers and staff at Chavez Prep Middle School voted on June 15 to join the American Federation of Teachers union. Following is a message about their choice from the board of directors of Chavez Schools.   June 15, 2017 Dear Chavez Families and Staff, The end of the school year gives us much to reflect…
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