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.

  • Fleet of Foot

    Fleet of Foot

    The middle school cross country boys team finished second out of five teams in a meet  this week at Holton-Arms.  Competing in a pool of 113 boys and 60 girls, eighth grader Aaron Scott …Read More »
  • Everything Old is New Again

    Everything Old is New Again

    Indwelling Language founder Justin Slocum Bailey visited Latin classes Tuesday and held a workshop for 40 teachers from nearby private, public, and public charter schools. The event was organized with …Read More »
  • Fair Trade Winds

    Fair Trade Winds

    Students in eighth grade history engaged in a simulation of the Triangle Trade Route during Ms. Coppola-Klein’s class this week. Various student tables represented different geographical regions including Europe,  South America, …Read More »
  • Counsel for the Counselors

    Counsel for the Counselors

    College Counselors Ms. Latham and Ms. Richardson and Alumni Liaison Ms. Eleby-El attended the National Association of  National Association of College Admissions Counseling National Conference in Columbus, Ohio last week. They had …Read More »
  • Bobcats  and Tigers and Redhawks, Oh My!

    Bobcats and Tigers and Redhawks, Oh My!

    Alumni Liaison Ms. Eleby El  visited recent graduates at colleges in Ohio. She spent time at Denison University with Bethany Mark (class of 2013) and Ajai Brooks (class of 2015) and …Read More »
Upcoming Events
  1. 8th Grade to Williamsburg, VA

    September 29 @ 8:00 am - September 30 @ 7:00 pm
  2. 10th Grade to “Forced From Home”- Washington Monument

    October 4 @ 9:00 am - 3:15 pm
  3. 6th Grade to Rock Creek Park

    October 5 @ 8:10 am - 3:15 pm
  4. Latin Pride Begins!

    October 6

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2015-16 Enrollment


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