A new approach to schools

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 SWW_entrance_photo2for 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 Associate of Arts degree from GW. Learn more »

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Penguin Pride

November 10, 2017: Go Penguins: Last week, Ms Brinley’s Latin students visited the Howard University Sesquicentennial Exhibit of  “15 Black Classicists.” Have a look at the Penguin Pride Archive to see more of our students’ (and teachers’) fantastic achievements!

Fall 2017 Tutoring schedule

GW students are currently available to provide tutoring in all subjects.  See the schedule below. Parents and students can be connected via email with a tutor by contacting SWW Admissions Director LaToya Grant, LaToya.Grant@dc.gov All tutoring will take place in Room 404, except during 2nd lunch; tutoring will take place in the library. Monday 4:45-6:00 Read more »

School Without Walls trip to Rome

Jan McGlennon, Carlton Ackerman and Jane Brinley led 16 School Without Walls students on a trip to Rome! [Show thumbnails]

December 20th – Celebrate Sugar and Spice and Everything Nice for Walls Teachers, Staff, Counselors and Administrators

Please join the HSA Executive Board in showing our appreciation of the hard work and dedication on the part of the teachers, administrators, counselors and all the staff.  We welcome you to send in treats, drinks, cards, and/or notes for the administrators, staff and teachers on the morning of Wednesday, December 20th during morning drop-off. Read more »

Letter from Chancellor Wilson – Budget Season

FY19 Budget Season is Here Dear Principals, I want to thank you for such a strong first term in School Year 2017-2018. I see all of you working tirelessly to ensure the best year possible for our students, and I am grateful for your efforts as well as the efforts of your educators, staff, and Read more »

DCPS eligibility policy student athletes’ attendance

Attendance Policy. DCMR Chapter 27, section 2701.5(f) states that; – “A student athlete shall maintain compliance with State attendance regulations and shall be present at least two-thirds (2/3) of the required school days preceding the first day of each season designated by the SAO for each sport that the student participates in. The student athlete Read more »

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