Welcome to
Congress Heights Public Charter School

Congress Heights Public Charter School in Washington, DC serves students in preschool through 8th grade, providing a strong educational foundation and preparation for the rigors of high school.  In the heart of Congress Heights in ward 8, the school is the epicenter of the community.


DP Congress Heights PCS (formerly known as Democracy Prep Congress Heights PCS) is closing at the end of the 2018-19 school year. The school will not operate after June 30, 2019. Read the school’s community letter regarding the closure here.

All current students must enroll in a new school for the upcoming school year. Please visit the Enrollment page.