Katina Cousar Wilson engages in various volunteer activities at Capital City Public Charter School, from open houses to media and cultural events. Katina also provides personal and corporate donations to the school of nearly 1,000 students from Pre-K through 12th grade. Students come from nearly every zip code in the District of Columbia and represent a broad range of ethnic and socioeconomic backgrounds.
Capital City Public Charter School enables a diverse group of students to meet high expectations, develop creativity, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills, achieve a deep understanding of complex subjects, and acquire a love of learning, along with a strong sense of community and character.
Capital City is an award-winning EL Education school and uses a project-based approach to learning that engages students in deeper learning and their community. The school is a U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon School, EL Education Credentialed and Mentor School, and was recently featured by the Aspen Institute for its social and emotional curriculum to support the whole child (viewable here). Since its first graduating class in 2012, 100% of its graduates have been accepted to college.
To learn more about Capital City Public Charter School, please visit: http://www.ccpcs.org/