PK-5|Private
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School leader:  Clayton Lewis
1690 36th Street NW
Washington, DC 20001

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(202) 243-1700
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"We are best known for commitment to internationalism."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    None
  • Transportation
    None
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    World languages, Multiculturalism / Global
  • Arts
    Computer animation, Graphics, Video and film production...
  • World languages
    Dutch, French, Spanish
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32 reviews

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Grateful to: School leader
Submitted by a parent · May 23, 2016
Melody Meade has been active, responsive, organized and exactly what the school needed when it needed it.

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Submitted by a parent · May 23, 2016
The school is a perfect combination of diverse parents, supportive students and caring teachers. We put our child in WIS with a common degree of trepidation that most parents encounter. The teachers and administrators asked us to trust them and... more

Amount of homework: Just right
Submitted by a parent · May 23, 2016
The overall philosophy with regards to homework is undergoing a universal debate at the moment and WIS is no different. In the primary school the children are given homework but it's simple, quick and geared to give the children responsibility... more

Develops grit: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · May 23, 2016
Learning a new language may be one of the tasks that requires persistence. The immersion model can frustrate many a student early on, but the teachers at WIS are very experienced at this and truly leave no child behind. The results of this... more

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Washington International School - Primary School Campus
1690 36th Street NW, Washington, DC  20001
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 32 reviews. (202) 243-1700
Last modified Washington International School - Primary School Campus is a Private school that serves grades PK-5
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