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.

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Washington Latin’s Strategic Plan 2016-2021

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.

You can read the plan here.

  • Turkish Treasures in Town

    Turkish Treasures in Town

    On Monday, upper school Arabic students visited the Freer/Sackler Gallery of Art’s exhibit: The Art of the Qur’an: Treasures from the Museum of Turkish and Islamic Arts. The exhibit included fifty manuscripts from …Read More »
  • Academics+Athletics=A Balancing Act

    Academics+Athletics=A Balancing Act

    On Wednesday afternoon, Danya Ellman, the Assistant Athletic Director for Educational Support Services at George Washington University, lead a workshop on being academically prepared to succeed as a student athlete in …Read More »
  • Art is Everywhere

    Art is Everywhere

    Ms. Stephens’ upper school Art I course are displaying a variety of uncommon art products around the school for their final project. The students were first asked two questions, should communities …Read More »
  • Senior Stars Seeking Scholarships

    Senior Stars Seeking Scholarships

    Seniors Ned Yarsky and Ben Roodman are contestants competing for the DC-CAPITAL STARS arts scholarship. The DC-CAP program is a nonprofit dedicated to helping DC public and public charter school high …Read More »
  • Movie Making Middle Schoolers

    Movie Making Middle Schoolers

    Eighth graders Miles Tiller, Lucien Anderson, and Ketan Mampara created a one-minute video called “99 Cents” for the Environmental Film Festival’s student contest. Tasked with creating a brief video with …Read More »
Upcoming Events
  1. End of 2nd Quarter

    January 19
  2. Inauguration Day; No School

    January 20
  3. 10th Grade to “Hidden Figures” at Avalon

    January 24 @ 9:15 am - 1:00 pm
  4. Arabic II Restaurant Trip (Zeta-Hamd)

    January 24 @ 10:50 am - 3:15 pm

Date of Establishment


Average Class Size


2016-17 Enrollment


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