Who We Are

Friendship Public Charter Academy Online, an online public charter school authorized by the Public Charter School Board offers DC students in grades TK–8 an exceptional learning experience. With individualized learning approaches, Friendship PCS Online will provide the tools kids need to succeed--in school and beyond.

Friendship PCS Online is the newest high-quality online education program in Washington, D.C. The key to our online school is the combination of deeply individualized learning and flexible scheduling, delivered through:

  • Exceptional, individualized K12 curriculum, which covers the core subject areas and electives. Based on decades of education research, this mastery-based curriculum packages high-quality lessons with frequent assessments that ensure students are absorbing the material and concepts. Find out more about K12.
  • Eperienced, Washington, D.C.-licensed teachers, who are connected to you and your student both online and by phone.
  • Online planning and assessment tools and resources, and hands-on materials ranging from textbooks to telescopes, from rocks and dirt, to beautifully illustrated classic children's stories and much more.
  • Our active, supportive school community, which will organize fun and informative monthly activities where D.C. parents, students, and staff can socialize and share their experiences.

A high-quality, tuition-free public education that enables a focused, customized learning experience for each student.