Dorothy I. Height Elementary School

Dorothy I. Height Elementary School

DCPS School

1300 Allison St. NW 202-723-4100

7:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Before and after care available

Fee-based; Contact school for details.

Dorothy I. Height Elementary School

Dorothy I. Height ES is a school that recently transitioned from a public charter school to a traditional DCPS school. We pride ourselves on our diversity. We will work collaboratively with families and the community to build the foundations that will ensure that every scholar will become a lifelong learner who thrives in and contributes to a global society.

Extended Day

• PBIS (Positive Behavior Intervention Strategy) & Responsive Classroom School
• Active participant in DCPS Recycling and Environmental Programs
• CHAMPIONS Before Care & After Care program


Student Proficiency Levels

  • 18%
  • 22%
  • 29%
  • 24%
  • 6%

Student Proficiency Levels

  • 25%
  • 22%
  • 23%
  • 26%
  • 4%
  • Did not yet meet expectations

  • Partially met expectations

  • Approached expectations

  • Met expectations

  • Exceeded expectations

  • 61.8%  Black, non-Hispanic
  • 1.0%  Asian
  • 34.9%  Hispanic / Latino
  • 2.1%  White non-Hispanic
  • 0.2%  Multiracial
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

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1300 Allison St. NW

Ward 4

Ward 4
52, 53, 54, 60, 62, 63, 70, 79, D33, S1, S2, S4, S9, W45

School shuttle service available