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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Martha Cutts

Martha Cutts, Head of School, to Step Down in June 2016

Martha Cutts has announced that the 2015-16 school year will be her last at Washington Latin.  This represents an important milestone in our school’s history. Her dedication and steady leadership since January 2008 have been central to creating the excellent school that Latin is today.

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  • Making the Leap

    Making the Leap

    Seniors had a chance to evaluate the big move ahead of them to college this week with the help of Clyde Pickett, Chief Diversity Officer at Community College of Allegheny County.  He… Read More »
  • Fastest Feet

    Fastest Feet

    At the DCSAA State Meet, Washington Latin’s fleet track stars left other teams in their dust.  Senior Ajai Brooks earned first place in the 100 meter dash and second place… Read More »
  • Play Within Our Play

    Play Within Our Play

    Seventh grade students performed “Pericles by William Shakespeare as Performed by Ms. Gower’s 1st Grade Class” by Jeffrey T. Bower last Thursday. The play, which was directed by theatre teacher… Read More »
  • Launching Leaders

    Launching Leaders

    Sophomores Dominique Cravins and Dmitri Yearby will attend the Hugh O’Brien Youth Leadership Conference this week. The event, hosted at Catholic University from Friday through Sunday, is designed to help… Read More »
  • Students Get Hooked on The Hook.

    Students Get Hooked on The Hook.

    Upper students took part in an afternoon of performances, talks, poetry and song this Thursday afterschool. The event, organized by juniors Mica Caroll, Randy Yearby, Dusan Murray-Rawlings, and Khalia Gans,… Read More »


Upcoming Events
  1. PA – Executive Committee Elections

    May 28 - June 1
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    June 1 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  3. Final Exams – Grades 7-12

    June 1 @ 8:10 am - June 2 @ 12:00 pm

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