Washington Latin Public Charter School provides a challenging, classical education that is accessible to students throughout the District of Columbia.
We seek to develop students who will become thoughtful people who will contribute to the public good as citizens and leaders in their lifelong quest towards a fuller humanity.
WASHINGTON LATIN BY THE NUMBERS
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“To all who seek to learn and all who love to teach”
We believe that education is a training of character, and character is the intersection of intellectual development and moral integrity.
LOOKING TO OUR FUTURE
Over the past two years, Washington Latin’s Board of Governors and school leadership have worked to create a strategic plan for the school, identifying goals for each of the school’s essential characteristics.
NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
This week the Upper School Girls Varsity Basketball Team triumphed in the playoffs and will compete for the PCSAA Championship Sunday, February 26, against Friendship Collegiate. The game will be played at Trinity Washington University at 12 NOON. Trinity is located...read more
Middle schoolers put on their first after school coffee house, with a cappella singing, poetry, rapid-fire comedy, and dance routines on Thursday. The well-attended event in the MPR was organized by sixth grade English teacher Ms. Bloomfield and special education...read more
Ninth graders in Mr. Vanterpool's English class visited the Decatur Carriage House on Tuesday as part of the "African Americans in the White House Neighborhood Program." Students are researching the role of African Americans in Washington, D.C. history including Duke...read more
Students in the middle school met for our quarterly assembly to reflect on a value that binds the school together. For this month's assembly, students and teachers alike touched on the notion of diversity. Director of Special Education Ms. Roberts spoke about all of...read more
Upper school and middle school students showcased their scientific experiments at our annual science fairs this month. Ninth graders in Mr. Torrence and Mr. Alpert's physics classes experimented on everything from food additives to composting. Freshman Owen...read more