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School leader:  Maquita Alexander
220 Taylor Street
Washington, DC 20017

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(202) 635-1950
(202) 635-1960
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Best known for
"We are best known for our Chinese immersion model and IB curriculum."

BASIC INFORMATION

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

  • Academic focus
    World languages
  • Arts
    None, Choir / Chorus...
  • World languages
    Chinese - Mandarin
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23 reviews

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Recent Comments


Overall:
Submitted by a parent · May 22, 2014
Washington Yu-Ying started out as a great school. it had an engaged staff and great administrators and a principal that the children loved. However a change in key administration and many teachers and staff moving on to other pursuits has caused... more

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Submitted by a parent · October 25, 2013
I am the proud parent of two Washington Yu Ying students. I couldn't be happier with the school. The teachers are engaged and passionate, the administration is communicative and innovative and the school community is friendly and diverse. I... more

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Submitted by a parent · October 24, 2013
My daughter has been attending this school for, four years the teachers have been so supportive and helpful to my daughter and me. The school does such a great job with trying to assist students who may need extra help. WME

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Submitted by a parent · September 16, 2013
We really like Yu Ying, the dynamic staff and diverse student body. My daughter started in PreK 2 yrs ago and is speaking Chinese w/other native speaking children. She loves going to school---especially when the school is decorated during the... more

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About this school

Washington Yu Ying Public Charter School aims to spark the fire of lifelong learning by providing a world class education for students in our nation's capital. The first public school in Washington, DC, to offer Chinese language immersion, Yu Ying combines language immersion with the inquiry-based curricula of the International Baccalaureate Organization.

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Washington Yu Ying PCS
220 Taylor Street, Washington, DC  20017
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 23 reviews. (202) 635-1950
Last modified Washington Yu Ying PCS is a Charter school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 8 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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