Welcome to Briya—
a two-generation public charter school.

At Briya, families strengthen their well-being through the process of learning together,
cultivating curiosity, and growing as leaders in a vibrant school community.

Explore Briya's Award-Winning Programs

  • Adult Education

    Adults, the majority of whom are parents, enroll in a continuum of courses designed to help them meet their personal goals.

  • Early Childhood Education

    Early Childhood Education

    Children ages six weeks to five years engage in Briya’s high-quality early childhood program, which emphasizes family engagement and a culturally responsive approach to learning.

  • Family Integration

    Family Integration

    Briya’s unique model builds parenting skills and creates special instructional time for parents and children to learn together.

Briya Students Excel

Briya’s high-quality programs consistently earn the school a Tier 1 rating, the highest rating available to DC public charter schools based on student outcomes.

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“Briya is amazing. It is not only a school, it is a home first – where you can find love and support and understanding. Briya has helped me feel confident and well-prepared for a career.”

— Hanh, Briya student

Two-Generation Education

Our two-generation model uniquely addresses the educational needs of both parents and their children. We recognize that parents are their children’s first and most important teachers and build on this strength to ensure the success of both generations.


Because research proves that two-generation education secures long-term school success for children and economic stability for the whole family.

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