218 students|Center City Pcs
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School leader:  Demetria Gartrell
711 N Street Northwest
Washington, DC 20001

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(202) 234-1093
(202) 462-6875
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"We are best known for character,excellence & service."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    Uniforms
  • Transportation
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Service learning
  • Arts
    None, Choir / Chorus...
  • World languages
    Spanish
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4 reviews

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Overall:
Submitted by a community member · August 28, 2013
Administration does not care about parents or student. They do not compromise in any kind of way. I have seen a parent cry while they were acting like they were doing her a favor.

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Submitted by a community member · May 29, 2013
My experience with the Shaw campus community has been a roller coaster. My sixth grade year is vaguely remembered by now, and my seventh grade year can just be defined as one word: confusing. I missed pretty much three months of science due to the... more

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Submitted by a parent · April 08, 2013
Good School but there isn't enough coverage for the number of kids in the class rooms. There are many students in classes that need special attention well beyond normal and the school is not equipped to deal with them. There is not enough... more

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Submitted by a parent · November 23, 2010
I am a parent of a young child at this campus and was there since the switch from Catholic to public charter. The first principal created a school I thought I wanted to keep my child until graduation and each year things were getting better until... more

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Center City PCS teaches a broad liberal arts and humanities curriculum to students in PreKindergarten-Eighth Grade. We believe, teach, and live Character, Excellence, and Service. We commit to the intellectual, physical, moral and emotional well-being of each scholar and believe every child can learn, lead and serve. Center City PCS’s academic model is built in a disciplined environment that encourages students to strive for excellence in education and their community.

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Center City PCS - Shaw
711 N Street Northwest, Washington, DC  20001
Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 4 reviews. (202) 234-1093
Last modified Center City PCS - Shaw is a Charter school that serves grades PK-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 6 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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