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Washington Latin PCS - Upper School

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School Profiles, Graduation Rates, College Enrollment Rates, and Educator and Health Staff have been updated with 2020 data. All other metrics display historical data from prior years as labeled. Click here for additional information about the Accountability and Assessment waiver and other COVID-19 educational resources.

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Principal

Diana Smith

School Overview

Grades Served

Grade 9 - Grade 12

2020 - 2021

Title I Status

No

A Title I school is a school that receives federal funds to support students from low-income backgrounds in learning and achieving at high levels.

Local Education Agency

Washington Latin PCS

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2019 Star Rating

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Message from the School

Washington Latin is a publicly chartered college preparatory school for grades five through twelve offering a challenging classical education in which community, character, and citizenship are valued. Founded in 2006, Washington Latin is the first and only school in the nation's capital to make a rigorous classical education accessible to students from all areas of Washington, DC.

Parent Organization and Contact Information

Parent organizations provide opportunities for parents and families to directly interact with the school on a variety of issues. Parent Organization Representative contact and school policy information is linked below.

Parent Organization Representative

Kate Cromwell

kcromwell@latinpcs.org

Parent Organization

Yes

Link to website

Student Population

The enrollment on each school's profile reflects the number of students ever-enrolled in the school throughout the prior school year, which is validated by each school at the close of the school year. This data may be different from the point in time count taken in October called the annual enrollment audit.

Total Student Enrollment


349

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity


American Indian/Alaskan

0%

Asian

5%

Black/African-American

42%

Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Hispanic/Latino, any race

10%

Two or more races

5%

White

38%

Enrollment by Grade Level


Enrollment by Student Groups


School Offerings

School Program Information


  • Advanced Placement
  • Arts Integration
  • Blended Learning
  • Career and Technical Education
  • Dual College Enrollment
  • Extended Day
  • Extended Year
  • Online Learning
  • Interscholastic Sports

Extracurricular Activities


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  • Over 20 interscholastic sports
  • Over 50 Student-led clubs

Physical Activity time


Physical activity time reflects the school’s average minutes per week of student physical activity within both the physical education class and recess. This data is reported by the school as required through the Healthy Schools Act School Health Profile.

Grades 9-12:

0 Minutes/week

Logistics

Before/After School Care

If before/after school care is offered the options for costs are: Free, Sliding Scale/Voucher, or Fee. Contact the school for more information.

Before School care

Offered?

No

After School care

Offered?

No

School Uniforms Required

Yes

Metro Bus

60, 62, 63, 64, E2, E4, S1, S2, S4

Metro Rail

Fort Totten (red line)

Finance

2019 Per-pupil expenditures


$19,446

Per-pupil expenditures represent the average amount of money spent on educating each student. In other words, this value represents the total amount of actual school expenditures divided by the number of students in the school. Information is provided to show the school, the LEA, and the DC average for per-pupil expenditures.

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2019 Per-pupil expenditures by entity


View the Local Education Agency Report for this school or the DC Report.