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School leader:  Peter Young
301 North Carolina Avenue Southeast
Washington, DC 20003

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(202) 698-3363
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Best known for
"We are best known for Museum Magnet Program."

BASIC INFORMATION

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

  • Arts
    Band, Choir / Chorus, Instrumental and theory music lessons
  • World languages
    Chinese - Mandarin
  • Sports
    Basketball, Track, Volleyball
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29 reviews

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Recent Reviews


Overall:
Submitted by a community member · January 13, 2017
Our son has had a great experience with PK-3. He is not caucasian and has never felt different or isolated. Diversity is encouraged at Brent. We get great documentation and updates on our child's individual and group progress and experiences. He... more

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Submitted by a parent · August 10, 2016
Brent is a great school, if your children are not Black. If you do decide to enroll your Black children here, please keep a watchful eye on how the teachers, other staff, and the principal treat them. What one would see as ordinary 5 year old... more

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Submitted by a parent · February 04, 2016
Our kids are thriving at Brent. The reggio preK is out of this world, and our Kindergartener is reading well above grade level.

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Submitted by a parent · March 09, 2015
Our 3rd Grader loves coming to school each day at Brent, and he is clearly learning a ton, which to me are the two biggest measures of whether a school is succeeding. He adores his terrific teachers -- Michelle Farkas in 2nd Grade and Joann Hill... more

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About this school

Brent Museum Magnet School begins all students with the Smithsonian Museum high touch, high concept curriculum in the early grades, an introduction to Writers Workshop, integrated arts, and lab science in our Outdoor Classroom, on our Green Trail and in our butterfly and vegetable gardens on campus.

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Last modified: January 13, 2017
Last modified Brent Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 6 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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