Anacostia High School

Anacostia High School

1601 16th St. SE
Anacostia High School

Anacostia High School completed a building modernization in 2014, providing the community with exceptional facilities to house academic programs focused on preparing students for college and career readiness. The school has incorporated the ASPIRE enrichment block into the schedule to provide students with academic interventions, character education, and an opportunity to participate in the performing arts. The school strongly encourages students to participate in athletics and after-school programs to bolster college applications.

8:45 a.m.–3:15 p.m.


Interscholastic Sports

College Board Educational Opportunities, DC College Success Foundation, CTE Programs


Student Proficiency Levels

  • 40.8%
  • 51.3%
  • 7.9%

Student Proficiency Levels

  • 79.2%
  • 13.4%
  • 4.7%
  • 2%
  • 0.7%
  • Did not yet meet expectations

  • Partially met expectations

  • Approached expectations

  • Met expectations

  • Exceeded expectations

  • 99.3%  Black, non-Hispanic
  • 0.2%  Hispanic / Latino
  • 0.2%  White non-Hispanic
  • 0.3%  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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1601 16th St. SE

Ward 8

Ward 8
90, 92, 93, A31, A32, A33, B2, U2, V5, W6, W8