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The School Without Walls High School is located in Washington D.C. on the campus of George Washington University. The collegiate environment is a result of the long-term partnership with the university that has yielded many benefits for both communities. The newest manifestation of this partnership is the joint Associate of Arts program. Select students can spend their junior and senior years as full-time George Washington University students and earn both a high school diploma from School Without Walls and an Associates of Arts degree from GW. Learn more »
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Please find listed below the Summer 2014 assignments to date. If you have questions about the assignments or any additional class requirements please speak directly to your teachers. Art AP 2D Art Studio Project Suggestions AP 2D Studio Art Summer Assignment Humanities 9-12th Grade Summer Reading 2014 AP Language Summer Assignment AP Literature Summer Assignment Read more »
SWW Latin teacher Jane Brinley was featured in two recent articles on the role of Latin in our modern world. In the Washington Post Magazine and The Catholic University of America Magazine, Ms. Brinley discusses the importance of studying Latin. “We live in a world that is surrounded by the influence of Latin and the Read more »
At the final 2013-2014 Home & School Association (HSA) meeting on Thursday, May 29, HSA members elected a strong group of parents to lead the HSA and the Local School Advisory Team (LSAT). The HSA thanks outgoing president Jean Boland for her tireless efforts and strong leadership, and welcomes our new and returning officers. Congratulations! Read more »
On Saturday, May 17 these ten George Washington Early College Program students (pictured here with Dr. Sheila Harris, Director, GW Early College Program) received their Associate of Arts Degree (GWECP- AA) from George Washington University and in June will graduate with the Class of 2014 at SWWHS. Congratulations! The George Washington Early College Program (GWECP- AA) affords Read more »
This year SWWHS has made a big push to increase our library’s holdings, adding more than 1,000 new books, 900 DVDs and Blu-ray discs, and 30 magazine subscriptions, plus new eReaders. It’s been a great step forward, but it’s not enough to meet our students’ needs. This summer the school wants to buy 1,700 new Read more »