Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 52% 1%
White 36% 1%
Hispanic 6% 13%
Two or more races 1% 57%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 0% 7%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 15% 61%
Special education 7% 13%
Female 39% 50%
Male 61% 50%
Source: See notes

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Music None
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts None
World languages taught Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus None
Instructional / curriculum models used Standards-based
Instructional / curriculum models used (misc.) Inquiry-based
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old


Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Facilities Art room
Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")


Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After school end time 6:30 PM
Before school start time 7:15 AM


Community service award Partnership for 21st Century Skills Exemplar School
Year received 2013
Community service award Ashoka Changemaker School
Year received 2013


Dress code Dress code
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Monitor the playground
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Volunteer in the classroom
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
School colors Orange and Yellow


Staff Art teacher
PE instructor
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
World languages spoken by staff French
World languages spoken by staff (misc.) Portuguese


Transportation options Transportation provided for special education students
School-run shuttle from nearby metro and bus stops No
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner The Center for Inspired Teaching
Partner website
Partner The Phillips Collection
Partner website Http://
Partner YMCA
Partner website Http://
Partner Washington Parks and People
Partner website Http://
Partner Folger Shakespeare Library
Partner website Http://


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Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
Application deadline 03/15/2013


Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012
Students by group NCES, 2011-2012
  Office of the State Superintendent of Education, 2011-2012