Richard Wright Public Charter School for Journalism and Media Arts

Richard Wright fortifies its students with the resounding impact of education, transforming lives in a highly creative, engaging, and student-centured environment with a caring, highly qualified staff of professionals to develop students for college and beyond. With its unique focus on journalism, media, creative and performing arts, RWPCS offers a myriad of opportunities, both on and off campus, for all students to thrive and achieve.

Recent News

Man The Block “Let Girls Walk In Peace” Event – May 9, 2019

This student-led event is calling for support due to the demeaning, infuriating, and terrifying incidents our girls often face on the way to and from school. Our young women voiced their concerns and experiences and wanted a platform to do something about it. JOIN US IN SOLIDARITY TO SUPPORT FEMALE STUDENTS IN SAFE PASSAGE FREE […]

TAKE RWPCS OUT TO THE NATS BALLGAME

THANK YOU @nationals for your partnership giving our students at Richard Wright Public Charter Schools for Journalism and Media Arts @rwpcsroxie an in-depth look at sports journalism and media production in Major League Baseball! Students had the excellent opportunity to speak with @dankolko and @therealboporter from NatsXtra, the Pre/Post-Game Show hosts on @masnnationals and get […]

RWPCS DYNASTY DANCERS TAKE CENTER STAGE

The Richard Wright Dynasty Dancer Company put on a stunning show last night at the Miracle Theatre to the delight of the audience of parents, students, members of the community, and school supporters. Kudos to the students and staff for a wonderful performance. Thank you so much Dr. Maurice A Butler for capturing the power and brilliance […]

ROTARY INTERACT CLUB INAUGURAL CLUB ANNOUNCED

Through the amazing help of members and leadership of the Rotary Club of DC and Rotary District 7620, Richard Wright Public Charter School for Journalism and Media Arts chartered the Rotary Interact Club with a record number of 40 outstanding young leaders! Well aligned with the mission of Richard Wright, this inaugural club at Richard […]

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