District of Columbia Charter Schools

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State Resources

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Case Study 03 May, 2018
Washington Leadership Academy (WLA) is a technology-focused public charter high school serving students throughout the District of Columbia.

Key Contacts

State Education Agency

District of Columbia Public Charter School Board
Washington, DC

(202) 328-2660 | email | website

Charter Support Organization(s)

DC Charter School Alliance
Washington, DC

(202) 387-0405 | email | website

Opening/Expanding a Charter School (click here)

CSP Grants

DC has an active CSP SE grant. For more information on SE grantees, click here

Charter school developers are not eligible to apply for Grants to Charter School Developers for the Opening of New Charter Schools ("Developer" grants) in states with an active SE grant. For complete eligibility information for Developer grants, see the NIA and clarifying correction.