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.


Welcome to the DCPS Budget Website

For the 2022-2023 school year, DCPS will implement an updated budget model that will provide a strong foundation for every student in every school across the District. Learn more about DCPS’ budget process, sources of funding, and how we distribute funds to individual schools. 

Click to View the FY23 Pocket Budget Guide


Breakdown of How the FY23 Updated Budget Model Allocates Funding to Schools


In Enrollment Based Funding


In Targeted Support Funding


In Stability Funding