Mission of School Without Walls High School

School Without Walls High School (SWWHS) is a public magnet high school located on the campus of George Washington University in Washington DC. SWWHS was established in 1971 and accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. Over the years, the school has become one of the most outstanding schools of the District of Columbia Public Schools (DCPS) system.

School Without Walls High School will provide every student with a rigorous college preparatory, humanities program that incorporates global and local resources in an experiential and interdisciplinary methodology to teaching and learning.