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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Congratulations Class of 2017!

Graduation was held June 10th, 2017 at GW’s Lisner Auditorium. We wish every one of our School Without Walls graduates the very best in their next steps! (This is a slideshow. Wait a few seconds or click image to move to the next one.)

Penguin Pride

May 27, 2017: Congrats White House and Nat’s Education Challenge Winners! Samantha O’Sullivan and Catherine Morrison won first place for their White House Historical Association and Washington Nationals’ Education Challenge with their submission: President William Taft’s Children’s Bureau.  The Children’s Bureau is the first federal agency within the U.S. Government and the world to focus exclusively on Read more »

SWW Debate team looking for parent co-coach

The SWW debate team is looking for a parent co-coach to help our growing and successful team, including supervising at occasional weekend tournaments. No experience necessary, beyond a love of a spirited argument. The current coach would be happy to train someone. If interested please contact Hanna Rosin at 202 550-5495.

End of year event dates

May 30th and May 31st: Students taking Algebra 1, Algebra 2, and Geometry classes will be taking required DCPS Standardized testing June 1st: Deadline for Re-enrollment Week of June 5th: Final exams for underclassmen June 9th at 1 pm: Award Ceremony to recognize Walls’ students at Lisner June 10th at 1 pm: Walls’ Graduation June Read more »

HSA Meeting tonight – April 13th

Please join us this week on Thursday, April 13 for the School Without Walls High School Home and School Association meeting, at 6:30 pm featuring special guest presenters Joyanna Smith, Ombudsman for Public Education, D.C. State Board of Education; and Suzanne Greenfield, Director, Citywide Bullying Prevention Program, D.C. Office of Human Rights   Subject: National Institutes Read more »

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