Bacchanalia 2017

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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.


Year Established

Average Class Size

2016-17 Enrollment

Happy Graduates

“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. 


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.


Middle School Baseball Hits a Home Run

Middle School Baseball Hits a Home Run

Middle School Baseball scored a 2-0 victory over Alice Deal this week. Eighth grade pitcher Seamus O'Brien threw a no-hitter! Seventh grader Casey Montrey scored his first home run of the season Eighth graders Rob Mirabello, Andrew Timberg, Lucas Storm, and Aaron...

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More in Store

More in Store

Washington Latin's school store will be expecting a delivery of supplies after Spring Break. Now is a great time for students to purchase t-shirts, hats, sweatshirts, notebooks, and waterbottles with the logo. The school will make am order by April 15. Family members...

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Breaking Out and Looking In

Breaking Out and Looking In

College students in Princeton University's "Breakout" Spring Break program visited Washington Latin on Tuesday. The students had chosen to spend their week looking at social issues related to the pipelines of education and opportunity. They selected Washington Latin...

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Marrakesh Express

Marrakesh Express

Students in Arabic 3 and 4 will have the chance to visit Morocco over Spring Break with Mr. Porcelli and Mr. Eleby-El. Seniors Nia Miller, Nodiyah Satterwhite, Kennedi Cook and Carmaya Humble will join juniors Kari Coleman, Harris Marks, Josh Wirth, and Osagie...

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We’ll Always Have Paris

We’ll Always Have Paris

Upper school students who study French are headed to Paris and the Loire Valley over Spring Break. They will see Île de la Cité, Notre Dame Cathedral, Île St. Louis, the Latin Quarter, the Louvre, the Arc de Triomphe, Champs‐Élysées, Eiffel Tower,Champ de Mars, École...

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Upcoming Events

  1. End of 3rd Quarter

    March 23
  2. US Arabic Trip to Morocco

    March 23 @ 3:00 pm - March 30 @ 5:00 pm
  3. Spring Break Begins- No School

    March 24
  4. US French Trip to France

    March 24 @ 8:00 am - April 1 @ 5:00 pm
  5. Spring Break

    March 27 - March 31
  6. Classes Resume

    April 3 @ 8:10 am - 3:15 pm
  7. PARCC (7th Grade)

    April 10 @ 8:00 am - April 14 @ 3:00 pm
  8. PA Guest Speaker- “LGBTQ, diversity, and inclusion” (Tentative)

    April 11 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  9. Jazz Band to Pittsburgh

    April 13 @ 10:15 am - April 15 @ 5:00 pm
  10. Easter

    April 16