Burroughs Elementary School

Burroughs Elementary School

DCPS School

1820 Monroe St. NE 202-576-6150

8:45 a.m.-3:15 p.m.

Before and after care available

7:30 a.m.-8:15 a.m.
3:15 p.m.-6:00 p.m. Contact school for details.

Burroughs Elementary School

John Burroughs Elementary School is a Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) school serving PS-5th grade. STEM is the foundation with a focus on data-driven instruction, enabling learners to become college & career ready. Our vision is to provide a safe and diverse learning environment that operates as a collaborative community.

Interscholastic Sports

Technology Club, Student Council, Math Olympiad, Science Club

This school offers Early Action guaranteed PK3 and PK4. Learn more HERE.

• STEM school
• Honor Roll
• Recycling School


Student Proficiency Levels

  • 13%
  • 36%
  • 28%
  • 23%

Student Proficiency Levels

  • 31%
  • 27%
  • 27%
  • 15%
  • 1%
  • Did not yet meet expectations

  • Partially met expectations

  • Approached expectations

  • Met expectations

  • Exceeded expectations

  • 88.3%  Black, non-Hispanic
  • 0.7%  Asian
  • 8.6%  Hispanic / Latino
  • 2.4%  White non-Hispanic
Federal and District law require equal access to services for students with special education needs and English Language Learners. For additional information, please contact the Office of the State Superintendent of Education at (202) 727-6436 or at osse@dc.gov.

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1820 Monroe St. NE

Ward 5

Ward 5
83, 86, E2, G8, H6, T14, T18