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Thursday, January 21, 2021

“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. 

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

Washington Latin PCS Announces Academic Leadership Transition

Washington Latin PCS Announces Academic Leadership Transition

Dear Friends of Washington Latin, Diana Smith, Principal, will step down at the end of this school year after 13 years as the academic leader of Washington Latin. James Kelly, currently our Assistant Principal and Director of the Middle School, will serve as Principal...

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Letter to our Families – Principal Smith

Letter to our Families – Principal Smith

Dear Latin Families, It is not easy to write to you today, but the time has come: this school year will be my last as Principal at Washington Latin. Working with you, your children and this faculty has been the greatest gift an educator could receive. But it is time...

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NEWS

Model Citizens

On January 16, seventh graders Evan Kendall and J.D. Miller, participated in a Model United Nations conference hosted by Williamsburg Middle School in Arlington, Virginia. Seventh grade history teacher Mr. Wills is the school’s Model UN coach and advisor. The...

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Busy Bees

Busy Bees

Congratulations to the students who moved on to the schoolwide spelling bee. They include Boaz Movit and Max Smudde in the fifth grade, sixth grader Gideon Chaffee, seventh graders Reva Kelly, Noa Smudde, and Eliza Lowenfish, and eighth graders Niamh O’Donovan and...

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Bon Voyage!

Upper school history teacher Mr. Bhuva earned a grant from  Teachers for Global Classrooms, a program focused on incorporating global perspectives into the classroom. Bhuva took a course in the Fall and a summer trip is planned to South Korea as a part of learning...

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A Day of Service

Washington Latin has always noted that Martin Luther King Jr. Day is a day of service, participating in various activities from making soup and sandwiches for the hungry, to writing cards for the sick, and visiting the elderly, cleaning up the community. Due to Covid,...

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Joining the Posse

Two seniors in the class of 2021 earned the Posse scholarship, a four year full-tuition scholarship. Seniors Ishmael Cabading and Helena Ikenberry earned the Posse scholarship to Bucknell University and University of Wisconsin-Madison respectively. Ishmael plays on...

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UPCOMING EVENTS

  • DC PCSB Hearing on 15-year Latin charter renewal

    01/25/2021  6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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  • Latin Cafe

    01/27/2021  8:15 am - 9:15 am
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  • MS Dialogues Across Difference

    01/27/2021  9:00 am - 2:00 pm
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  • *NEW DATE* 7/8 Social-Emotional Support Parent forum

    01/28/2021  6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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  • Understanding Academics at Latin

    02/10/2021  6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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