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School leader:  Carmen Shepherd
1200 L Street Northwest
Washington, DC 20005

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(202) 898-4660
(202) 442-8706
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Best known for
"We are best known for our IB curriculum and Mandarin Language Instruction."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    After
  • Dress policy
    Uniforms
  • Transportation
    Transportation provided for special education students
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Arts
    None, Instrumental and theory music lessons...
  • World languages
    Chinese - Mandarin
  • Sports
    Basketball, Soccer
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10 reviews

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Recent Reviews


Overall:
Submitted by a parent · October 16, 2015
We have two children at Thomson currently and are very happy with the teachers, facilities, and curriculum. Thomson feels like a big family where everyone knows each other. The Principal is excellent and teachers seem to come back year after year.

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Submitted by a parent · May 20, 2014
We came to Thomson when our son was in kindergarten and he's now about to graduate from 5th grade. The first thing I want to acknowledge is teacher performance, which is wonderful. This year our child read Adventures of Tom Sawyer, Little Women,... more

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Submitted by a parent · August 10, 2010
Hopefully the new principal at Thomson ES will be strong, firm, and a good leader. You have a few parents at the school who wants to take control and dont value others opinion. At times I also felt that some of the parents and teachers were... more

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Submitted by a parent · July 07, 2010
Thomson under Dr. Camp's leadership has been a wonderful experience for my family. My children have loved the Mandarin instruction, guitar lessons and the warm caring environment. I appreciate the IB program and the diversity of the teachers and... more

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About this school

Thomson's vision is to create a safe and welcoming learning community where: - students are motivated to take charge of their own learning and invested in their own success - staff and community members are leaders who encourage and guide all students towards their highest potential - learning is exciting, relevant, & challenging

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Last modified: December 31, 2015
Last modified Thomson Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 7 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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