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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Save the Date For Our Second Annual SWW Auction/Gala!

All Parents and Guardians: Come and Enjoy “April in Paris” SWW’s major annual fundraising event, the 2017 Spring Auction/Gala, will be held Saturday evening, April 8th, on the George Washington University campus, within a block of our school. Join your fellow Walls parents and guardians for a fun-filled evening, including a French-inspired menu, the sound Read more »

Penguin Pride: Two Students Selected for US Senate Youth Program

January 11, 2017 Congratulations to two SWW students who have been selected for the United States Senate Youth Program (USSYP) that will be held March 4 — 11, 2017: John Nugent, Delegate Jacqueline Thompson, Alternate Delegate The overall mission of the program is to help instill within each class of USSYP student delegates more profound Read more »

Snow Day Policy 2016-17

December 19, 2016 Dear DCPS Families, As we approach the winter months, we have begun planning for inclement weather. Almost every year Washington experiences a few days of very cold, icy, or snowy weather that necessitates closing or delaying school. Hopefully we will have a mild winter, but if not, we want you to be Read more »

2016-17 Yearbook available to order!

Non-senior students and parents, buy your Yearbook now! (Senior students and parents – Yearbooks are included in your class fees.) The Yearbook documents school wide events, academics, and other important moments for students of grades. You can place your order online now at smart-pay.com (go to No Customer Number, choose State – District of Columbia Read more »

Performing Arts Winter Concert – December 14, 2016

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