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On school days, the main office phone is answered from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

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8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.


Why Choose TCGDC?

The Children’s Guild DC Public Charter School serves K-8 students providing city-wide transportation to our school in Ward 5. We meet the needs of all different types of learners. Each child’s abilities are taken into consideration when developing and deploying our curriculum. At The Children’s Guild DC Public Charter, our culture, content, and curriculum are driven by the principles of Transformation Education.



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We provide a student-centered approach to learning, where every child is valued and respected. We accomplish this by focusing on personalized learning, whole brain teaching, project based learning, and arts integration in order to address the needs of the whole child.

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TCGDC provides an individualized approach to learning. We have extensive experience providing each child with a safe, personalized learning experience for all types of learners: accelerated learners, struggling learners, as well as children with special education needs.

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The Benefits of a TCGDC Education

Our Transformation Education philosophy prepares students for long-term success and is based upon:

  • A culture throughout our schools that puts the needs of the child first and shows each child they are valued as an individual
  • Creative learning environments that communicate a vision of quality throughout the school
  • Brain-based learning that helps children think critically, become problem-solvers and learn independently
  • Project- based learning that allows children to have hands-on learning experiences
  • The use of technology to allow students to compete in a global economy
  • Pre-vocational training to prepare students for the future
  • Students become caring, contributing members of the community
  • Emphasis on family engagement and involvement

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The Children’s Guild Public Charter School opened its doors in Washington, DC in September 2015. Our school values the unique talents of your child. We offer a personalized learning environment. The Children’s Guild Alliance’s philosophy of Transformation Education develops caring, committed, and contributing young people for a cause bigger than themselves. The culture of our school is reinforced throughout our school goals, curriculum, environment, and systems. At the heart is our student centered approach to teaching and learning where our principles are guided by the way we Think, Act, Care and Reflect.
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The Children's Guild DC Public Charter School

Join us at the Virtual Kids First National Conference, brought to you by The Children's Guild Alliance, October 26-27 with over 150 sessions with a track dedicated to Parents, Grandparents, & Guardians, including;

“Let’s Talk Today! Empower and Engage Parents” presented...

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The Children's Guild DC Public Charter School

Don’t miss the next in our series of free webinars conducted by The Transformation Education Institute. We will discuss how to develop empathy in kids and why it is more important than ever before!

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