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 K-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:

  • The 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.
  • Our experienced, highly qualified Washington, D.C.-certified 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.