Mary McLeod Bethune

Know your school choice options in Washington D.C.

In the District of Columbia Public Schools district (DCPS), students can attend any school (called intradistrict choice), as long as there is space. DCPS offers Montessori and Reggio Emilia programs for young children; specialized programs for elementary, middle and high school students; charter and magnet schools. High school students can apply to programs or academies that focus on such areas as engineering, performing arts or science; deadlines range from late January to late March.

Under the federal No Child Left Behind law, students attending a Title I school designated as "in need of improvement" have the right to attend a higher performing school in the district.
GreatSchools Rating: 5 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
This district's rating is based on its schools' test results; 10 is best.
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5413 16th Street NW
Washington, DC 20011
District of Columbia
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PH: (202) 397-3044
yellow arrow Grades PK-8
yellow arrow 366 students
yellow arrow 1 school
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Mary McLeod Bethune Day Academy PCS

This school is incapable of professionalism. Do not send your child here. There's a ser...

Posted 9 days ago

Mary McLeod Bethune Day Academy PCS

My son has attended MMBDA for the past three years and my younger son will start in the...

Posted 18 days ago

Mary McLeod Bethune Day Academy PCS

It is so obvious that the great reviews are written by the school administration more t...

Posted 71 days ago