Georgetown is not only a historic part of the city filled with museums, colonial architecture, parks, restaurants and stores. It is also home to many families from around the world, drawn to Georgetown by its wonderful lifestyle and many activities for children. Once there, of course children need to attend school. Here are some of the choices for children living in Georgetown.
Jackson-Reed High School: It is the high school for Georgetown. Located at 46th and Chesapeake, it has been recently renamed, having been Wilson High School before.
Hyde-Addison Elementary School: It is a public elementary school serving students from pre-kindergarten through 5th grade, located at 3219 O St NW.
Hardy Middle School: This public middle school caters to students in grades 6-8 and offers a range of academic and extracurricular programs. It is located at 1819 35th St NW.
Duke Ellington School of the Arts: It is a prestigious public arts high school providing specialized programs in visual arts, dance, music, theater, and more.
Georgetown Day School: This independent co-educational school offers education from pre-kindergarten through 12th grade. It focuses on fostering intellectual curiosity, creative thinking, and ethical responsibility.
St. John's College High School: It is a Catholic private school offering education for students in grades 9-12. The school emphasizes academic excellence, character development, and community service.
Georgetown Visitation Preparatory School: Founded in 1799, it is an all-girls Catholic college-preparatory school for grades 9-12. The school focuses on holistic education and spiritual formation.
St. Patrick's Episcopal Day School: A private school serving students from pre-kindergarten through 8th grade. Gonzaga College High School: A Catholic college preparatory school for boys in grades 9 to 12. The French Maternal School: A bilingual (English-French) preschool and kindergarten program located in Georgetown.
Beauvoir, The National Cathedral Elementary School: Although technically not within the Georgetown neighborhood, Beauvoir is located nearby at 3500 Woodley Road NW on the grounds of the National Cathedral. It is an elementary school from nursery school through 3rd grade.
St. Albans School: An all-male Episcopal school that provides education from grades 4 to 12.
National Cathedral School: An all-girls Episcopal school that provides education from grades 4 to 12.
Sidwell Friends School: A Quaker school offering education from pre-kindergarten to 12th grade. It is known for its notable alumni, including children of U.S. presidents.
These are just a few examples of public and private schools in Georgetown, D.C. There may be additional options available as well. It's always a good idea to research and visit schools to find the best fit for your educational needs.
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