DCPS serves 48,750 students in the nation’s capital through the efforts of approximately 4,000 educators in 115 schools. As part of a comprehensive reform effort to become the preeminent urban school system in America, DCPS intends to have the highest-performing, best paid, most satisfied, and most honored educator force in the nation and a distinctive central office staff whose work supports and drives instructional excellence and significant achievement gains for DCPS students.

We’re on a mission: to defy expectations about what urban schools and students can achieve, and to make DCPS a model for public education nationwide.

What role will you play?

Teach In Our Schools

We’re looking for dynamic teachers who insist on excellence and are passionate about honing their craft. At DCPS, you’ll get the feedback you need to do your best work, colleagues who share your high standards, and opportunities to lead without leaving the classroom.

Lead Our Schools

At DCPS, our purpose is to ensure that every DCPS school provides a world-class education that prepares all students, regardless of background or circumstance, for success in college, career, and life. We are looking for dynamic school leaders to ensure outstanding student performance at every school.

School-based & Central office support

DCPS is eager to hire energetic, talented and committed individuals who are passionate about transforming the lives of our students. If you possess the requisite skills and unwavering drive to support our schools and students in their pursuit of excellence, we invite you to join our team.

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