Bacchanalia 2017

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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.

WASHINGTON LATIN BY THE NUMBERS

Year Established

Average Class Size

2016-17 Enrollment

Happy Graduates

“To all who seek to learn and all who love to teach”

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

LOOKING TO OUR FUTURE

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.

NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

College on the Horizon

College on the Horizon

Wednesday Sophomores and Juniors will attend a college fair at Thurgood Marshall Academy. More than 50 colleges will participate. Students will enjoy the opportunity to speak with members of the admissions staff, ask questions about college life, and get a feel for...

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Salute to Our Seniors

Salute to Our Seniors

On Wednesday at 7:00pm, the Music Department honor the 24 musical seniors in the 4th Annual Senior Honors Concert. Students will sing songs by the Beatles, Palestrina, Ben E. King, Lionel Hampton, and Gershwin, as well as Broadway hits from the plays Dreamgirls,...

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Workers’ Rights Examined

Workers’ Rights Examined

The 8th grade History simulation on the assemblyline continued this week, as students practiced designing shirt waists on an assemblyline and Ms. Coppola-Klein acted the role of Boss Lady. Real life manufacturing challenges included limited workplace quality of life...

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Echoes of Nature

Echoes of Nature

This week the seventh graders will embark on the annual trip to Echo Hill on Wednesday and return at 3:45 on Friday. The Echo Hill Outdoor School is located in Kent County, Maryland and offers courses in Survival, Aqualogy, Adventure (low-ropes course) and Bay Studies...

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On Track For a Great Season

On Track For a Great Season

Last week's track meets for the middle school boys and girls' team showed fast feet and high jumps, starting the season off strong!  In the girls' meet at Holton Arms, eighth grader Zoe Edelman arrived in second place for her finish on the 1600 and 800 meter races....

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Upcoming Events

  1. PARCC (9th Grade)

    April 26 @ 8:00 am - April 28 @ 3:00 pm
  2. 7th Grade to Echo Hill Outdoor School

    April 26 @ 8:10 am - April 28 @ 4:00 pm
  3. Bacchanalia

    April 28 @ 8:00 am - April 30 @ 5:00 pm
  4. 5th Grade to Kennedy Center

    April 28 @ 10:00 am - 12:45 pm
  5. AP Exams Begin

    May 1 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  6. Q4 Interim

    May 2
  7. PARCC (5th Grade)

    May 2 @ 8:00 am - May 5 @ 3:00 pm
  8. PARCC (6th Grade)

    May 2 @ 8:00 am - May 5 @ 3:00 pm
  9. Faculty Appreciation Luncheon

    May 3 @ 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
  10. Board Meeting

    May 4 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm