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.

  • Alumni Get Back in the Game

    Alumni Get Back in the Game

    Several recent graduates from the class of 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, and 2012 returned over the Thanksgiving break to participate in a basketball game against current students.  Players on the …Read More »
  • Dance the Night Away

    Dance the Night Away

    Friday will be the annual winter dance for seventh and eighth graders, and the theme this year will be “Glow Ball”. The event, attended by teachers and students alike, gives …Read More »
  • Sympathy for Tea Partiers

    Sympathy for Tea Partiers

    Eighth grade students took part in a historical simulation to show the fallibility of eye witness accounts. The students worked in two teams to understand varied accounts of the Boston …Read More »
  • Time For Tea

    Time For Tea

    Juniors and seniors in Ms. Seid’s AP Literature class took part in the annual Jane Austen tea party. The event asks students to dress as a character from their reading, …Read More »
  • Pin it to Win it!

    Pin it to Win it!

    Last week 5 wrestlers earned metals for placing among the top in their weight class at the Melvin Yates JV Wrestling Invitational at Gonzaga College High School. Sophomores Manuel Robles, Kyle Wood …Read More »
Upcoming Events
  1. Picture Day (Make Up)- Grades 5-11

    December 5 @ 8:10 am - 3:15 pm
  2. Executive Committee Meeting

    December 6 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  3. 6th Grade to Air & Space/American History Museums

    December 7 @ 8:10 am - 3:20 pm
  4. Senior Picture Day (Make Up)

    December 8 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Date of Establishment


Average Class Size


2016-17 Enrollment


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