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We believe that education is a training of character, and character is the intersection of intellectual development and moral integrity. 

WASHINGTON LATIN BY THE NUMBERS

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2018-19 Enrollment

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NEWS

Get Hook’d on the Arts!

Get Hook’d on the Arts!

At last week's performance of the Hook, students performed music, poetry, and open mic. The event, organized by upper school students was run with the help of Ms. Seid, Mr. Hotchkiss, and Ms. Raskin. Twice a year, students organize an afternoon performance to showcase...

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Musical Notes

Musical Notes

This winter's annual school-wide musical will be the Music Man, directed by Mr. Baldwin. In the lead role of Harold Hill will be junior Owen Fox-Whelpton and senior Shelby Griffith will play his love interest, librarian Marian Paroo. The play will feature 50 middle...

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Mountain Meal

Mountain Meal

Fifth graders sampled mountain delicacies in an English class potluck lunch honoring the main character in My Side of the Mountain. The students ate food reminiscent of Sam Gribley from the novel by Jean Craighead George. New and savory food choices included rabbit...

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What’s All the Buzz About?

What’s All the Buzz About?

Eighth graders took part in their annual Advisory Buzz Competition, lead by math teacher and assistant director of the Middle School Ms. Chall. The event included representatives from each advisory who participated in a mathematical competition in which they counted...

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Coco for a Cause

Coco for a Cause

The Latino Heritage Club is hosting a movie night on Wednesday, November 14 to view the animated film "Coco," a fantasy movie about El Dia De Los Muertos, traditionally celebrated the first day of November. Proceeds from the event will go to an orphanage in Honduras...

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Legenda – Weekly Blog

Politics & Latin

With election day looming next Tuesday, parents have a wonderful chance to turn local politics into a civics lesson for their children. If it is possible for you to take your students with you to the polling station, you should do so. Talk with your children about the...

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Latin Parents are the Best!

Last Saturday was a beautiful autumnal day to celebrate our Fall Festival with families and faculty members. From the squeals of delight, smiling faces, extended conversations and the amount of food consumed, I think it is safe to say that a great time was had by...

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Bonding in the Wilderness

Bonding in the Wilderness

While the school year is now a month into its full swing, for seniors one of the official markings of the beginning of the year was the class trip to 4H Camp. This annual trip allows students to bond as a grade, think about the impact they would like to have in their...

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UPCOMING EVENTS

  • Twelve Angry Jurors

    11/18/2018  1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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  • NOON DISMISSAL (Thanksgiving Break)

    11/20/2018  12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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  • SMG: Capital Cup Finals (TBD)

    11/20/2018  4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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  • SMB: Capital Cup Finals (TBD)

    11/20/2018  5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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  • Athletics Awards Event

    11/26/2018  6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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  • French 4H, AP French to National Gallery of Art

    11/27/2018  12:30 pm - 3:15 pm
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  • On-site College Admissions Event

    11/28/2018  9:15 am - 11:15 am
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  • Multicultural Night

    11/29/2018  6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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  • Hanukkah

    12/02/2018 - 12/09/2018  
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  • Make-Up Picture Day (all students but Seniors)

    12/03/2018  8:10 am - 3:00 pm
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  • Hanukkah

    12/02/2018 - 12/09/2018  
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  • 11th Grade to Round House Theatre’s Gem of the Ocean

    12/06/2018  8:30 am - 3:00 pm
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