William E. Doar Jr PCS


William E. Doar Jr PCS


William E. Doar Jr. Public Charter School for the Performing Arts (WEDJPCS), a unique public charter school in Northeast Washington, DC that serves more than 430 students in grades Pre-K to 8, is seeking dynamic and committed educators for a range of teaching positions across subjects and grade levels (Pre-K through 8th grade) for the 2014-15 school year. The District’s only performing arts public charter school, WEDJ was founded in 2004 and offers a robust academic approach that supplements its college preparatory core curriculum with a comprehensive program of music, art, drama and dance.. The mission of WEDJ PCS is to “provide a rigorous, college-preparatory academic and artistic learning environment that challenge students to reach their maximum intellectual, social, emotional, and artistic development as rapidly as their talents permit.” With the arts fully integrated into the academic program and state-of-the-art technology available to all students, WEDJ celebrates multiple intelligences. The school is fully committed to creating a learning community, which identifies and nurtures students’ strengths in order to support scholastic achievement.

Mission Statement

"The William E. Doar Jr. Public Charter School for the Performing Arts will foster a safe, creative, enjoyable and culturally sensitive learning environment for all students with the goal of providing a college preparatory curriculum in both academics and the performing arts to produce the next generation of leaders for America and the Global Society." Mission Statement – Adopted by the Board of Directors, January 2006

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

WEDJ PCS is an equal opportunity employer. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, or age in hiring, administration of admissions, programs, and scholarships.

William E. Doar Jr PCS

705 Edgewood St NE, Washington, DC 20017