WASHINGTON (WUSA9) - DC Public Schools got a a few shoutouts during the Emmys Sunday night on CBS leading the #DCPublicSchools hashtag to trend on Twitter.
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First, comedian Dave Chappelle gave the city school system a shoutout when reading the prompter at the awards show.
The school district didn't miss a beat on Twitter, tweeting out a "hello" emoji at Chappelle.
.@DaveChappelle 👋😊— DC Public Schools (@dcpublicschools) September 18, 2017
Then HBO's Last Week Tonight host John Oliver asked viewers to make #DCPublicSchools go viral. The school district didn't miss a beat, again.
It didn't take long for #DCPublicSchools to trend on Twitter.
And of course, DC Public Schools were super excited and aprreciative.
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