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Tuesday, December 6, 2022

The Advantages of Single-Gender Schools

Single-gender education, the teaching of male or female students in separate classes or schools, was common in the United States until the twentieth century....

Maury Elementary Teacher Wins Award

Maury Elementary teacher Lauren Bomba has won the prestigious Rubenstein Excellence in Teaching Award, the Hill Rag has learned. Bomba's colleagues celebrated at the...

Free Lifeguard Training

The DC Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) offers free lifeguard training certification courses for Summer 2018. Courses run through June 2018. DPR has...

Race for Every Child 5k and Kids’ Dash

The Race for Every Child 5k raises funds to help kids grow up stronger. The race is on Oct. 21, at Freedom Plaza. Registration,...

Meet Six New Ward 6 Principals

In the upcoming 2018-2019 academic year, Ward 6 will welcome twice as many new principals to its schools as it did the year previous....

Girl Scout World Thinking Day

Capitol Hill Girl Scouts are celebrating World Thinking on Feb. 10, 2:30 to 5 p.m., at St. Peter’s Catholic Church Parish Hall. This year’s...

Step Afrika!’s Family Fun Pack

From Dec. 15 to 30, celebrate the holidays with clapping, stomping and all-around fun featuring their furry friends from the Animal Kingdom, and a...

Therapists Offer Online Help with Teaching Challenges

Parents throughout the District –and the country—are struggling with the new challenges of staying at home with their families. Many are balancing their usual...

Kids’ Club at Southeast Library

On Tuesdays, at 4 p.m., there is a different activity each week--games, crafts, science experiments, and more. This program is for elementary-school aged children...

Choosing A Private School for Your Student

You’ve decided to investigate the possibility of sending your child to a private school. You’ve heard that many private schools have smaller class sizes,...