Category Archives: Schools

ANC Votes in Support of Neighborhood Schools

Discussion of the Deputy Mayor for Education’s Student Assignment and School Boundaries Review Process drew a sizeable crowd to the May meeting of Advisory Neighborhood Commission (ANC) 3E, filling the black box theater at Woodrow Wilson High School. Audience members attended to provide comment on a proposed resolution put forward by ANC Vice-Chair Jonathan Bender that supported matter-of-right schools, opposed proposals stemming from

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Janney Vies for $10,000 Garden Grant

Janney Elementary School is one of four DC school and community gardens vying for a $10,000 grant from Seeds of Change. In May, Seeds of Change, an organic food and seed company, will award $190,000 in grants to school and community gardens nationwide. Janney seeks the funding to expand its garden project by purchasing seeds and seedlings, installing an irrigation

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