Garrison Elementary School

Garrison Elementary School

DCPS School

1200 S St. NW 202-673-7263

8:35 a.m.-3:15 p.m.

Before and after care available

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Garrison Elementary School

Garrison is a neighborhood school whose mission is to create a nurturing environment that supports student academic and social learning. We are proud of our diversity. Our goal is to create thoughtful, intelligent students through a rigorous and relevant curriculum.

Interscholastic Sports

Academic Power Hour, Tools of the Mind, Targeted Literacy Initiative

• Our student satisfaction rate last year was 96% (7% higher than the district average)
• We were nominated this year for a DCPS Standing Ovation Award for Excellence in Family Engagement
• We are among the most diverse schools in the city, a point of enormous pride for us, and a source of strength as we grow into a school where every child from every background will thrive


Student Proficiency Levels

  • 35%
  • 32%
  • 17%
  • 15%

Student Proficiency Levels

  • 38%
  • 24%
  • 26%
  • 11%
  • 2%
  • Did not yet meet expectations

  • Partially met expectations

  • Approached expectations

  • Met expectations

  • Exceeded expectations

  • 52.2%  Black, non-Hispanic
  • 2.0%  Asian
  • 30.8%  Hispanic / Latino
  • 0.4%  Native American / Alaska Native
  • 13.0%  White non-Hispanic
  • 1.6%  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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1200 S St. NW

Ward 2

Ward 2
52, 53, 54, 63, 64, 70, 79, 90, 92, 96, G2, G8, S1, S2, S4, X3, DCCirculator
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