WEATHER UPDATE - 1/27/2015: School open with 2-HOUR DELAY

Today, Tuesday 1/27/15, Washington Latin will open after a two-hour delay (10:15 am). Please travel safely!

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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FBbadgeWashington Latin Public Charter School’s Upper School is one of just three DC charter schools to be ranked Tier 1 in each of the four years since the Public Charter School Board began ranking schools.

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  • Discoveries on Display

    Discoveries on Display

    Washington Latin students participated in the annual science fair this Thursday. All physics students participated and prepared for the event with several weeks of study and experimentation. Students worked in… Read More »
  • Nothing But Net

    Nothing But Net

    Washington Latin’s varsity boys’ basketball team showcased some fancy footwork and quick dribbling when the team won the E.L. Haynes MLK-Holiday Tournament. The team notched a 56-52 victory over Haynes… Read More »
  • Animal Rescue

    Animal Rescue

    Five sophomores moonlighted as animal rescuers, when they found a neighborhood dog that had been trapped by the wheels of a car a few blocks from the school last Friday.… Read More »
  • All the School’s a Stage

    All the School’s a Stage

    At the Winter Theater Showcase, middle school students took to the stage in the MPR to perform skits they had been developing in their theater classes. The performances of students… Read More »
  • Latin Team takes 1st Place!

    Latin Team takes 1st Place!

    Washington Latin's Quiz Bowl team came in first place on the taping of the It's Academic show last Saturday. Our team competed against students from Herndon, Virginia and Wheaton, Maryland and answered all… Read More »


Upcoming Events
  1. PARCC ELA (Paper Practice Test) – 10th Grade Only

    January 26 @ 8:10 am - January 30 @ 12:00 pm
  2. Make Up date for US Science Fair

    January 29 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  3. Noon Dismissal – Faculty Work Day

    January 30 @ 12:00 pm - 3:15 pm

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2014-15 Enrollment


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