Office of the State Superintendent of Education

Office of the State Superintendent of Education As DC’s state education agency, the Office of the State Superintendent of Education (OSSE) works urgently and purposefully, in partnership with education and related systems, to sustain, accelerate, and deepen progress for DC students.
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DC will close the achievement gap and ensure people of all ages and backgrounds are prepared to succeed in school and in life. Join our team: [email protected]

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Mayor Bowser
11/07/2020

Mayor Bowser

Here are today's testing sites.

-If you have a symptom, stay home and call your doctor.
-If your doctor isn’t available or cannot give you a COVID-19 test, visit a free public testing site near you.
-Stay home while you await results.

We all have a shared responsibility to protect DC. Wear a mask. Save lives. Stop the spread.Learn more: coronavirus.dc.g...
11/06/2020

We all have a shared responsibility to protect DC. Wear a mask. Save lives. Stop the spread.

Learn more: coronavirus.dc.gov

For more info, please visit bit.ly/StrongStartFamilies or call (202) 727-3665 today.
11/06/2020

For more info, please visit bit.ly/StrongStartFamilies or call (202) 727-3665 today.

Don't forget, the DCTAG application and supporting documents must be submitted by Friday, Nov. 13, 2020.Apply today at ➡...
11/06/2020

Don't forget, the DCTAG application and supporting documents must be submitted by Friday, Nov. 13, 2020.

Apply today at ➡️ dconeapp.dc.gov.

Hey DC! The 2021 OSSE Scholars application is now open. Visit our website for details, eligibility criteria & helpful re...
11/06/2020

Hey DC! The 2021 OSSE Scholars application is now open. Visit our website for details, eligibility criteria & helpful resources, including a step-by-step application guide & answers to FAQs. Part 1 of the application is due Nov. 12.

➡️bit.ly/OSSEScholars

Mayor Bowser
11/06/2020

Mayor Bowser

Here are today's testing sites.

-If you have a symptom, stay home and call your doctor.
-If your doctor isn’t available or cannot give you a COVID-19 test, visit a free public testing site near you.
-Stay home while you await results.

Not sure where to go to get your child immunized? Check out this map for a list of pediatric immunization locations in D...
11/05/2020

Not sure where to go to get your child immunized? Check out this map for a list of pediatric immunization locations in DC ➡️ bit.ly/3p09k7E.

#StayOnTrack

Learn more about available District resources to keep you in your home 🏘 by visiting coronavirus.dc.gov/rent.
11/05/2020

Learn more about available District resources to keep you in your home 🏘 by visiting coronavirus.dc.gov/rent.

Mayor Bowser
11/05/2020

Mayor Bowser

Here are today's testing sites.

-If you have a symptom, stay home and call your doctor.
-If your doctor isn’t available or cannot give you a COVID-19 test, visit a free public testing site near you.
-Stay home while you await results.

The DC Contact Trace Force is part of the team working to help stop the spread of COVID-19 in our community. When they r...
11/04/2020

The DC Contact Trace Force is part of the team working to help stop the spread of COVID-19 in our community. When they ring, answer the call!

Together, we can stop the spread of COVID-19. By opting-in to the DC COVID Alert Notice – our free exposure notification...
11/04/2020

Together, we can stop the spread of COVID-19. By opting-in to the DC COVID Alert Notice – our free exposure notification system – you can learn if you’ve been in contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19.

To learn more, please visit coronavirus.dc.gov/dccan.

Are you homebound because of COVID-19? We’re here to help. To request food and other essentials:☎️ Call: 1-888-349-8323💻...
11/04/2020

Are you homebound because of COVID-19? We’re here to help. To request food and other essentials:

☎️ Call: 1-888-349-8323
💻 Online: coronavirus.dc.gov/gethelp

Feel sick or believe you were exposed to COVID-19? Call a doctor or health care provider. Unable to get tested through y...
11/03/2020

Feel sick or believe you were exposed to COVID-19? Call a doctor or health care provider. Unable to get tested through your doctor or at a clinic?

Go to a public testing site: coronavirus.dc.gov/testing

Mayor Bowser
11/03/2020

Mayor Bowser

Here are today's testing sites.

-If you have a symptom, stay home and call your doctor.
-If your doctor isn’t available or cannot give you a COVID-19 test, visit a free public testing site near you.
-Stay home while you await results.

Hey DC! There's still time to complete your DCTAG  application and submit all supporting documents. The deadline to appl...
11/02/2020

Hey DC! There's still time to complete your DCTAG application and submit all supporting documents. The deadline to apply is Friday, Nov. 13, 2020.

For more info, please visit ➡️ osse.dc.gov/dctag.

Over the past several months, we’ve been challenged, and it’s not been easy. If you need help managing anxiety and stres...
11/02/2020

Over the past several months, we’ve been challenged, and it’s not been easy. If you need help managing anxiety and stress, please talk to a mental health clinician. Call 1-888-793-4357. We are here for you.

Mayor Bowser
11/02/2020

Mayor Bowser

Please plan ahead. Due to Election Day, there is a change this week in the Tuesday and Wednesday testing sites. Updated schedule below.

Together, we can stop the spread of COVID-19. By opting-in to the DC COVID Alert Notice – our free exposure notification...
11/01/2020

Together, we can stop the spread of COVID-19. By opting-in to the DC COVID Alert Notice – our free exposure notification system – you can learn if you’ve been in contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19.

To learn more, visit coronavirus.dc.gov/dccan.

Wash your hands. Wear a mask. Social distance. Do your part, DC.
11/01/2020

Wash your hands. Wear a mask. Social distance. Do your part, DC.

It’s simple: when you leave home, you must wear a mask.Learn more: coronavirus.dc.gov
10/31/2020

It’s simple: when you leave home, you must wear a mask.

Learn more: coronavirus.dc.gov

Mayor Bowser
10/31/2020

Mayor Bowser

Here are today's testing sites.

-If you have a symptom, stay home and call your doctor.
-If your doctor isn’t available or cannot give you a COVID-19 test, visit a free public testing site near you.
-Stay home while you await results.

When around people outside of your household, you should wear a mask and social distance. Small gatherings do not mean l...
10/30/2020

When around people outside of your household, you should wear a mask and social distance. Small gatherings do not mean less risk of spreading or getting COVID-19!

Are you a parent or family member of a student with a disability? Get answers to your questions about the upcoming schoo...
10/30/2020

Are you a parent or family member of a student with a disability? Get answers to your questions about the upcoming school year: bit.ly/SPEDResourceHub.

Mayor Bowser
10/30/2020

Mayor Bowser

Here are today's testing sites.

-If you have a symptom, stay home and call your doctor.
-If your doctor isn’t available or cannot give you a COVID-19 test, visit a free public testing site near you.
-Stay home while you await results.

Para obtener más información, visite bit.ly/StrongStartFamilies o llame hoy al (202) 727-3665.
10/29/2020

Para obtener más información, visite bit.ly/StrongStartFamilies o llame hoy al (202) 727-3665.

The US National Weather Service Baltimore/Washington has issued a Flood Watch for DC until 11 p.m. tonight. Keep these s...
10/29/2020

The US National Weather Service Baltimore/Washington has issued a Flood Watch for DC until 11 p.m. tonight. Keep these safety tips in mind:

📲 Sign up for #DCWx alerts: alertdc.dc.gov
🚘 Turn Around, Don’t Drown - this simple step can save lives
💻 Visit ready.dc.gov/flood for more info

OSSE Scholars application is now open! 🎉
10/29/2020
OSSE Scholars

OSSE Scholars application is now open! 🎉

Did you know that the 2021 OSSE Scholars application is now open?! Interested in learning more? Check out our new & improved website for all of the details, eligibility criteria, and helpful resources, including a step-by-step application guide and answers to frequently asked questions.

Additionally, any students interested in attending a virtual information session tomorrow evening at 5 p.m. should contact their high school counselor or email the OSSE Scholars program staff for the meeting link. Please see the OSSE Scholars website for program staff contact information!

https://osse.dc.gov/service/osse-scholars-summer-enrichment-program

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Mayor Bowser
10/28/2020

Mayor Bowser

Here are today's testing sites.

-If you have a symptom, stay home and call your doctor.
-If your doctor isn’t available or cannot give you a COVID-19 test, visit a free public testing site near you.
-Stay home while you await results.

Mayor Bowser
10/27/2020

Mayor Bowser

Here are today's testing sites.

-If you have a symptom, stay home and call your doctor.
-If your doctor isn’t available or cannot give you a COVID-19 test, visit a free public testing site near you.
-Stay home while you await results.

Celebrate the end of Growing Healthy Schools Month by taking a brain break from your school day! Share a photo or video ...
10/26/2020

Celebrate the end of Growing Healthy Schools Month by taking a brain break from your school day! Share a photo or video of how you’re taking a break to inspire others. #HealthySchoolsDC

Mayor Bowser
10/26/2020

Mayor Bowser

Here are today's testing sites.

-If you have a symptom, stay home and call your doctor.
-If your doctor isn’t available or cannot give you a COVID-19 test, visit a free public testing site near you.
-Stay home while you await results.

Mayor Bowser
10/24/2020

Mayor Bowser

Here are today's testing sites.

-If you have a symptom, stay home and call your doctor.
-If your doctor isn’t available or cannot give you a COVID-19 test, visit a free public testing site near you.
-Stay home while you await results.

Wash your hands. Wear a mask. Social distance. Do your part, DC.
10/23/2020

Wash your hands. Wear a mask. Social distance. Do your part, DC.

Ask your child’s doctor about the Vaccines for Children program. This program provides free vaccines to children who are...
10/23/2020

Ask your child’s doctor about the Vaccines for Children program. This program provides free vaccines to children who are Medicaid-eligible, uninsured, underinsured, or American Indian/Alaska Native. #StayOnTrack

➡️dchealth.dc.gov/node/111502

Mayor Bowser
10/23/2020

Mayor Bowser

Here are today's testing sites.

-If you have a symptom, stay home and call your doctor.
-If your doctor isn’t available or cannot give you a COVID-19 test, visit a free public testing site near you.
-Stay home while you await results.

Address

1050 First St NE
Washington D.C., DC
20002

Opening Hours

Monday 08:30 - 17:00
Tuesday 08:30 - 17:00
Wednesday 08:30 - 17:00
Thursday 08:30 - 17:00
Friday 08:30 - 17:00

Telephone

(202) 727-6436

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