District of Columbia Public Schools - Wikipedia

Composition and enrollment. District of Columbia Public Schools (DCPS) consists of 111 of the 238 public elementary and secondary schools and learning centers located in Washington, D.C. These schools have a grade span of prekindergarten to twelfth grade and, as of 2000, a kindergarten entrance age of 5 years old. School is compulsory for DCPS students between the ages of 5 and 18.Chancellor: Dr. Lewis Ferebee (acting)…