No Humbugs Here

No Humbugs Here

Students from the middle and upper school as well as many teachers gathered in the library before break for the annual reading aloud of excerpts from Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. 2016 graduate Mica Carroll joined in the fun, alongside 2018 graduates...
Passionate About the Press

Passionate About the Press

Washington Latin 2014 graduate Vanessa Rodriguez has now started as Program Assistant at the International Center for Journalists. She will be working in the organization’s Latin American programs. Rodriguez recently graduated from Mount Holyoke College in 2018....
Real World History

Real World History

Junior Ryan Mellion is serving as the ever Real World History intern at the Moorland-Spingarn Research Center at Howard University (MSRC).  She will work on a National History Day (NHD) project to enter into the citywide contest in early April. That project will...
I’ll See You in Court!

I’ll See You in Court!

Eighth graders took a tour this week of the D.C. Superior Court and several monuments this week. The courts trip is part of the eighth grade English class’s Justice Unit, which includes several historical fiction and nonfiction stories related to famous court...
Class at the Kennedy Center

Class at the Kennedy Center

Ms. Kolb’s theater class took an improv workshop last week with a faculty member from Second City- Chicago who is currently with a group performing their show “Love, Factually” at the Kennedy Center. Eighth graders in Ms. Kolb’s class were...
Look Who is Back in Town!

Look Who is Back in Town!

The week before vacation is a homecoming of sorts for Washington Latin alumni. Teachers and administrators warmly greeted students from the class of 2012 through 2018 who came back to visit their teachers, tell stories about college and the working world, and catch up...