Cocktail Concert

September 27, 6:00-9:00 pm

“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. 

WASHINGTON LATIN BY THE NUMBERS

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2018-19 Enrollment

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NEWS

Touchdown!

Our varsity and junior varsity flag football teams both scored victories this week. On Tuesday, the varsity team, coached by Coach K. and Mr. Eleby-El, had an 8-6 victory over Idea Public Charter School. On Monday, the junior varsity team, coached by Mr. Coleman, had...

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Cross Country Races Ahead

Tuesday afternoon, at the Public Charter School Athletic Association (PCSAA) Early Bird Invitational, Latin’s cross country team swept the podium of prize winners, finishing first, second, and third. In the 5K junior Robbie Mirabello came in first, junior Max Regardie...

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The City by Foot

On Tuesday and Wednesday Ms. Grant's DC History classes took walking tours of the city, visiting Anacostia and the U Street area of the city and considering the historical significance of both communities. Stops along the way included the African American Civil War...

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It’s Always Academic at Washington Latin

Washington Latin's Quiz Bowl team will compete against Basis McLean and St. Charles High School in the first round of the "It's Academic Competition. Seniors Harry Hirsch and Oliver Stevens will compete alongside sophomore Dylan Paglee. The club is advised by math...

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Bee Careful in the Garden

Our front garden features a wide variety of plants, flowers, and vegetables, cultivated with the help of our resident Green Thumb, and Director of Facilities, Mr. Figueroa. He is also our resident Bee Keeper, raising bees and collecting honey using a box made by the...

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Legenda – Weekly Blog

Greek is the Word

When Bill Clausen started teaching Greek I in the fall of 2015, he and Dr. Smith felt that adding a second classical language was the logical next step for our school. Mr. Clausen, who joined Washington Latin in our second year, teaches Latin and humanities courses,...

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A Fuller Human Experience

The fact that the experiences of all people are not always celebrated or even recognized led to the establishment of Black History Month. Last week I tried to argue that American history needs to account for the people and stories of all America, not just those in...

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Learning Lost Stories

Learning Lost Stories

Later this year, the country remembers 400 years since the first Africans were forcibly brought to this country. In August of 1619, a Dutch frigate landed in Point Comfort (site of modern-day Hampton, VA) with a cargo of “20 and odd Negros,” originally from...

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UPCOMING EVENTS

  • 12th Grade to 4-H (Overnight)

    09/20/2019 - 09/22/2019  
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  • VVB: Latin @ Friendship Collegiate (Away)

    09/26/2019  4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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  • NOON DISMISSAL

    09/27/2019  8:10 am - 12:00 pm
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  • Cocktail Concert Music Fundraiser

    09/27/2019  6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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  • Rosh Hashanah

    09/30/2019 - 10/01/2019  
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  • VVB: Latin @ KIPP CP (Away)

    09/30/2019  4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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