Key Elementary School

Key Elementary School

DCPS School

5001 Dana Pl. NW
Key Elementary School

Key Elementary School is a nationally recognized Blue Ribbon school that serves students in PK-5th grades. At Key, we pride ourselves on providing students with the skills necessary to think critically and explore their interests and abilities through various subjects.

8:45 a.m.–3:15 p.m.

Before and after care available

7:30 a.m.–8:40 a.m.
3:15 p.m.–6:00 p.m. Contact school for details

Not required

Interscholastic Sports

Citywide Science Fair and Spelling Bee, Northwest Current, Model United Nations


Student Proficiency Levels

  • 2.8%
  • 9.2%
  • 15.6%
  • 53.2%
  • 19.1%

Student Proficiency Levels

  • 5.7%
  • 4.3%
  • 18.4%
  • 62.4%
  • 9.2%
  • Did not yet meet expectations

  • Partially met expectations

  • Approached expectations

  • Met expectations

  • Exceeded expectations

  • 11.9%  Black, non-Hispanic
  • 4.9%  Asian
  • 9.3%  Hispanic / Latino
  • 66.8%  White non-Hispanic
  • 6.7%  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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5001 Dana Pl. NW

Ward 3

Ward 3
D5, D6, M4