DC Public Schools Budgets

We know that our steady progress in accelerating outcomes for students is the result of intentional planning and implementation of rigorous and joyful learning by incredible educators and staff. Thus, we are intentionally investing in the academic and social emotional learning of our students.


Learn how DCPS funds schools

Welcome to the new DCPS Budgets Website

Learn more about how DCPS receives funding, understand how that funding is dispersed, and examine individual school budgets.

Our School Year 2021-22 (Fiscal Year 2022) reaffirms our dedication to our 2022 Capital Commitment. We remain steadfast in our mission to ensure that every school guarantees that students reach their full potential through rigorous and joyful learning experiences provided in a nurturing environment.

Click to View the FY22 Pocket Budget Guide (English and Spanish)


FY22 DCPS Budget Investments:


In Technology Devices for Students and Teachers


In Academic and Social-Emotional Recovery Plans


Funding Included in Submitted School Budget Allocations