Common Core Standards
The Common Core is a set of nationally recognized academic standards in mathematics and English language arts/literacy. These learning goals outline what a student should know and be able to do at the end of each grade. The standards were created to ensure that all students graduate from high school with the skills and knowledge necessary to succeed in college, career, and life, regardless of where they live.State Superintendent of Education site to view the standards for arts, health and physical education, science, social studies, technology, and world language.
Want to Help your child achieve?
The Common Core Parent Guides provided by DCPS will help you better understand the standards and how they apply to your child's learning. With these guides you can get a jump start on future grade level standards, help your student achieve their current year standards or help them master standards from a previous year . Click on your child's grade level to access the high level curriculum guides. Click the subject matter to dive deeper