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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  • The Inside Scoop

    The Inside Scoop

    Catherine Herridge, the Chief Intelligence Correspondent at Fox News Channel, spoke to fifth graders about the challenges of conveying complicated stories in writing. She emphasized the importance of being able… Read More »
  • It’s All Greek to Me

    It’s All Greek to Me

    Jonathan Miller, a graduate from Washington Latin’s class of 2012, earned the Helen F. Caldwell Prize from the Department of Classics at the University of California Los Angeles for his… Read More »
  • Early American Adventure

    Early American Adventure

    Eighth graders took an overnight trip to Williamsburg and Jamestown, Virginia this week. They toured Jamestown’s historic sites, including the Powhatan village and settlement ships. On Thursday the students headed… Read More »
  • Red, White and Blue for Our Green Thumb

    Red, White and Blue for Our Green Thumb

    Elias Figueroa, the Director of Facilities Management at Washington Latin, became a citizen this fall. To celebrate, the teachers and administrators threw him a party complete with red, white, and… Read More »
  • Big Bad Bugs

    Big Bad Bugs

    Several upper school students from various science classes attended an evening talk on antimicrobial stewardship at Busboys and Poets this week. The event, titled “The Science, Medicine, and Politics of Antibiotic… Read More »


Upcoming Events
  1. PA – Teacher Appreciation Luncheon

    October 31
  2. 11 Grade Field Trip – Rock Creek Cemetery

    October 31 @ 8:10 am - 3:15 pm
  3. 5th Grade Fall Festival – 11:15 a.m.

    October 31 @ 11:15 am - 2:00 pm

Date of Establishment


Average Class Size


2014-15 Enrollment


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