Join us for 'Homecoming' at our next DCPS Pride Open House - October 14, 2017

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Join us for 'Homecoming' at our next
DCPS Pride Open House

Join us on Saturday, October 14, 2017 from 10am until 3pm. This month we are celebrating Homecoming Season and we invite the entire community to visit us and experience the official DC Public School Museum and Archives.  We extend a special invitation to all DCPS Alumni and Current Students to visit and learn about this fascinating Museum dedicated to the history of public education in the Nation's Capital! Join us for fall treats and be sure to sign up for one or both of the exciting activities described below.  You may register at


10am: Introduction to Sumner Archives
Join the Museum Director for a special hour-long workshop on accessing the Sumner Collection.  Learn about interesting holdings and how to use the collection.  Bring your research questions.  Registration is Required.

12pm: DCPS PRIDE 'Show & Tell'

Join us for our first installment of 'School Pride Show and Tell.' A spin-off of a treasured school activity. Bring in a special personal object that relates to your life as a student and share your story! It could be a yearbook, piece of clothing, photograph or another special object or document. 
If you would like to share, register at
A Wilson High School Alumna spots herself in a photograph in one of the Museum exhibits.

ALL Open House Events are held at the Museum, located at 1201 17th Street NW, Washington DC 20036.


Kimberly E. Springle
Executive Director
Charles Sumner School Museum and Archives
1201 17th Street NW
Washington, DC 20036
202-730-0478 (Main)
202-730-1420 (Direct)