Democracy Prep Congress Heights will not serve students
after the 2018-19 school year.

Current students are encouraged to apply for new schools through the MySchoolsDC citywide application process or enroll in their in-boundary school. Lottery information can be found at .  Student in-boundary schools can be identified at

On December 17, 2018, the DC Public Charter School Board (DC PCSB) voted to initiate charter revocation for Democracy Prep Congress Heights PCS. The school’s Board of Trustees subsequently elected to relinquish the charter, meaning the school will be closing at the end of this school year, in June 2019.  Students will not be able to re-enroll at Democracy Prep Congress Heights and will need to enroll in a new schools for the 2019-2020 school year. 

The school will continue to serve students through the end of the 2018-19 school year.

Parent notification of closure January 9, 2019