Washington Global Public Charter School is 2023 U.S. Department of Education National Blue Ribbon School, and is a community school open to all middle school students in Washington, DC. The School utilizes a rigorous, internationally-based academic and cultural curriculum, which integrates project-based learning, service learning, technology, and language acquisition to develop enterprising and competitive global citizens.
Washington Global was awarded the Bold Performance Schools award by EmpowerK12. Washington Global PCS received this award by demonstrating PARCC proficiency rates above pre-pandemic expectations when compared to similar charter and DCPS schools. Washington Global is also the #1 standalone middle school on the Bold Performance
What makes Washington Global unique?
Award-winning middle school
Small class sizes
Average class size ranges from 12 to 22 students
Free before and aftercare
Before care starts at 7:00am, and ends at 7:45am
After care starts at dismissal, and ends at 5:15pm
1:1 Student Laptop program
Each student is given a laptop, one to keep at School and can take home
All students at Washington Global engage in at least one service learning project each year, which fosters their connection to real-world learning and commitment to social responsibility.
Prior projects include:
Annual Peace Walk to promote peace in the District
Collecting resources for local homeless shelters and creating an ongoing partnership to support unhoused individuals
Developing community mental health resources to help teens during the COVID-19 pandemic
Free extracurricular activities, clubs, and sports
Includes chess, arts & crafts, fitness, free tutoring, flag football, cheerleading, and basketball
Convenient Location in SW DC (less than a block away from the L’Enfant Plaza Metro Station), and within walking distance to world-class museums:
Easy access to Washington Global from the following metro stops:
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Please click below to review our Curriculum Guide, which gives an overview of our academic and extracurricular programs.