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School leader:  Gwendolyn Payton
3600 Alabama Avenue Southeast
Washington, DC 20019

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(202) 939-4800
(202) 645-3225
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Best known for
"We are best known for STEM Programs."


  • Before / After care
  • Dress policy
  • Transportation
    Transportation provided for special education students


  • Academic focus
    Mathematics, Science, Technology
  • Arts
    None, Choir / Chorus, Instrumental and theory music lessons
  • Sports
    Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc), Soccer...
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Submitted by a parent · December 08, 2015
I have 2 children attending Beers Elementary. I really like that the principal is visible and involved with the children in the mornings (when she can) and during the day. I don't know how much coaching takes place with the teachers but I have no... more

Submitted by a parent · May 25, 2014
I have a boy and a girl at Beers since preschool, and every teacher has been a joy to watch in the classroom. Even when I wasn't sure of their methodology, in the end at almost every turn, I could see that what they were doing was correct. Even... more

Submitted by a parent · October 22, 2013
I as a parent really care about education and feel that this schools doing more than educating our children... Most people say that the schools are really bad east of the River, but this is not true, Beers ES is the best Hidden Gem in SE DC. I am... more

Submitted by a community member · September 28, 2013
I think the school is wonderful with an administration that Rocks! It has a diverse student body with general and SPED children. But the teachers handle it pretty well. I can see how it can be challenging but a very nice school to feel good about.

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Anne Beers is a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Catalyst School, only one of 6 in the District. Beers holds 3 STEM events during the school year which highlight student learning and showcases our STEM partners such as Georgetown University, Children's National Hospital, District Department of Environment (DDOE), The University of the District of Columbia (UDC), Drinker Biddle Law Firm, Walmart, The Air and Space Museum and NASA, to name a few.

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Beers Elementary School
3600 Alabama Avenue Southeast, Washington, DC  20019
Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 14 reviews. (202) 939-4800
Last modified Beers Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 5 out of 10 based on academic quality.