Become A Chavez Scholar

Chavez Schools enrollment for the 2022-2023 school year has closed for Middle and High School. 
Join the Chavez Community! Become a Chavez Scholar

 

Thank you for your interest in Cesar Chavez PCS!

Cesar Chavez School for Public Policy prepares scholars to succeed in competitive colleges and empowers scholars to use public policy to create a more just, free, and equal world.  Because of our intimate class sizes, experienced teachers, and robust curriculum, Chavez scholars influence public policies and practices to make a positive change in their communities and in the world. 

 

We are proud to participate in the My School DC (MSDC) common lottery application for DC public and public charter schools.

Chavez School for Public Policy is driven by a powerful mission and guided by the core values of Student Achievement, Innovation, and Excellence.
 
New Scholar Enrollment Process
Step 1:
Create an account and apply at MySchoolDC.
Step 2:
Match with Cesar Chavez PCS during the lottery opening period or be accepted during the post lottery period. 
Step 3:
Complete and submit Chavez's Infosnap form (families will receive an email containing your student's snapcode).
Step 4:
Submit your DC Residency Form and supporting documents. DC Residency can be completed online via DocuSign and documents for proof of residency can be emailed to [email protected]
Step 5:
Submit DC proof of residency and other supporting documentation by the prescribed deadline.
 
All New Students:
 
If Applicable:
Step 6: 
Complete enrollment by attending in-person classes after summer break.
Returning Scholar Enrollment Process
Step 1:
Complete and submit Chavez's Infosnap form (families will receive an email containing your student's snapcode).
Step 2:
Submit your DC Residency Form and supporting documents. DC Residency can be completed online via DocuSign and documents for proof of residency can be emailed to [email protected]
Questions regarding enrollment at Chavez?  Email [email protected]

A quick glance at the enrollment timeline for the 2022-2023 school year:

  • February 1, 2022: Deadline for 9-12th grade applicants
  • March 1, 2022: Deadline for PK3–8th grade applicants
  • April 1, 2022: Lottery results and waitlist positions released and registration begins
  • May 2, 2022: Registration deadline
Feel free to contact our Office of Scholar Life and Family and Community Engagement for a school tour at [email protected]