Relying on the common lottery (My School DC) program definitions, in SY18-19, dual language programs were the most frequently offered specialized program, with DCPS offering 13 dual language programs and public charter schools offering 12. Dual college enrollment and career & technical education programs were the next most frequently offered programs. DCPS schools were more likely to offer career & technical education and dual college enrollment programs, while public charter schools were more likely to offer arts integration and Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) programs.
Specialized Programs Offered by Public Schools, SY13-14 to SY18-19
Note: See the Sources, Methodology, and Specialized Program Definitions for more detail about the programs. Source: DCPS, DC PCSB, My School DC