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
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“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
Senior Samantha Anderson has been selected to join the Team USA Under 18 Dragon Boat Team. Anderson's current Washington D.C. area dragon boat team, the Capital City Dragons, coached by James Dunbar, was the dragon boat champion at a festival this past weekend. The...read more
Sixth graders will travel to Philadelphia Friday to view key historical spots. The city, which was home to the Constitutional Convention in 1787, fits importantly in the sixth grade Civics course. Students in sixth grade take a test on their knowledge of the...read more
This week seniors have enjoyed a spirit week all their own. Students have worn different outfits throughout the week, and on Friday, there will be a senior advisory competition, called Lion Day. The event will be helmed by math teacher Ms. Raskin on behalf of the...read more
Last Thursday the DC Association of Chartered Public Schools celebrated the winners of their Most Outstanding Graduate contest. Senior Dominique Cravins was chosen as an Exemplars for exemplifying the mission of her school based on the essay she submitted about her...read more
Sixth graders performed scenes from "Arabian Nights" on Tuesday, in the first of this week's theater showcases. The performance, directed by theater teacher Mr. Baldwin, showcased the work students have prepared in class. On Thursday, seventh graders performed scenes...read more