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Want to be the first to know about all-things DCPS? Sign up for DCPS text messages!

For periodic text message updates, text DCPS to 91990 or enter your mobile phone number below.

Msg&Data rates may apply. Text HELP for more info or STOP to end. 
To see our privacy policy view the Terms of Use.


Important things to know about the DCPS text messaging service.

  • Standard text messaging fees and data rates will apply.
  • You'll receive a confirmation text message from DCPS once your mobile number has been entered into the system. Please be sure to reply to "YES" to have your number into the system.
  • If you need help, reply with "HELP" to 91990 or send an email to
  • You can opt-out at any time by texting “STOP” to 91990.
  • We won't give or sell your mobile phone number to any third-party entity.
  • If you are a DC government employee and would like to sign up, please use your personal mobile phone as your DC government mobile phone will not accept text messages from DCPS mobile alerts quite yet. We're still working on this!
  • To see our privacy policy view the Terms of Use.

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