Book Battle

Book Battle

Ms. Bloomfield and Ms. Lee-Bey will be taking students to the DMV Battle of the Books on Saturday from 10am to 4pm. The event is a heated competition that involves trivia about reading.  Students will be involved in three different groups. One is the Athenians Team,...
History on Our Minds

History on Our Minds

Juniors visited the Museum of African American History Tuesday. Students had the chance to observe several exhibits and tie their learning into their history and English classes this year, examining aspects of American History and how it impacted the lives of African...
Service First

Service First

On Tuesday, Washington Latin hosted its first ever Blood Drive in the gym.  Senior Emma Moore and Humanities teacher Bill Clausen helped organize this event. The blood drive was planned to coincide with the monthly ANC meeting and there was also a PFA meeting that...
Dedicated to Debate

Dedicated to Debate

Ms. Lee-Bey escorted the WLPCS Great Debaters Policy Debate Team on Friday to a rally for climate change at the Wilson Building. Four students presented speeches at the rally and to DC Council Chair Phil Mendelson, Ward 8 Councilmember Trayon White, and a staffer of...
Global Careers Through Language

Global Careers Through Language

Last Friday a number of juniors and seniors studying Chinese participated in the Confucius Institute U.S. Center’s 2018 China Career Day. They joined students from other high schools who study Mandarin to learn about how people use their language skills for...