Richard Wright PCS for Journalism and Media Arts

Richard Wright PCS for Journalism and Media Arts

Public Charter School

770 M St. SE 202-388-1011

MTWTh: 8:05 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
F: 8:05 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Richard Wright PCS for Journalism and Media Arts

RWPCS utilizes the Boston Latin School framework for grades 8-12 in the classical tradition. RWPCS is an intellectual center with stellar administrators, faculty, staff, students, parents and community partners working to increase reading literacy, enhance academic rigor, expand academic research across all academic disciplines and create media contributors.

Interscholastic Sports

Journalism and Media Arts


Student Proficiency Levels

  • 16%
  • 49%
  • 28%
  • 6%

Student Proficiency Levels

  • 30%
  • 26%
  • 24%
  • 17%
  • 4%
  • Did not yet meet expectations

  • Partially met expectations

  • Approached expectations

  • Met expectations

  • Exceeded expectations

  • 98.7%  Black, non-Hispanic
  • 1.3%  Hispanic / Latino
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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770 M St. SE

Ward 6

Ward 6
90, 92, 93, A42, A46, A48, P6, V7, V8, V9
Eastern Market; Navy Yard-Ballpark