120 students|Roots Pcs
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School leader:  'Bernida Thompson
15 Kennedy Street
Washington, DC 20011

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(202) 882-8073
(202) 882-8075
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"We are best known for culturally relevant curriculum."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Dress policy
    Uniforms
  • Transportation
    None
  • Coed / Single gender
    Coed
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Arts
    Dance, Painting
  • World languages
    Spanish, French
  • Student clubs
    Gardening
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Submitted by a parent · November 25, 2014
Public schools and some charter schools have failed African American students. Many have become roadways to the penitentiary. Roots is absolutely an excellent choice for African American children. The students at Roots receive much more than what... more

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Submitted by a teacher · November 24, 2014
It is important to know that the teachers at Roots are seasoned and experienced. Many have taught there for 8 - 15 years. They know the curriculum, the community, the strategies of best practices in teaching. They see their mission and calling... more

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Submitted by a parent · June 25, 2014
I have to disagree. I do not believe Roots staff is stern, that's not what other parents and myself have witnessed. My wife and I both have come to the same conclusion...the staff at Roots do not pay attention to the children (they are on the... more

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Submitted by a parent · June 25, 2014
All schools have room for improvement. I am more than sure that the staff at Roots is working on making things better. When you look at the overall picture, you must admit that Roots provide many things that the "Good Schools" do not offer and... more

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About this school

Roots Public Charter School utilizes the model curriculum of Roots Activity Learning Center, African-Centered Interdisciplinary Multi-Level Hands-On Science. Our mission is to provide a strong African Centered learning environment and guide students toward academic excellence, exemplary character, and social responsibility.

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Last modified: December 30, 2015
Last modified Roots PCS is a Charter school that serves grades PK-8
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