Moten Elementary School

Moten Elementary School

DCPS School

1565 Morris Rd. SE 202-698-1111

8:45 a.m.-3:15 p.m.

After care available

3:30 p.m.-6:00 p.m. Contact school for details.

Moten Elementary School

At Moten Elementary School, our mission is to meet the academic, social and individual needs of our students by actively promoting a community of learners and valuing our parents as partners. We work together to develop a caring and nurturing environment where students feel safe to explore and reach their highest potential

Interscholastic Sports

Horton's Kids (off-site), Breakfast Book Club, Computer-based Enrichment

This school offers Early Action guaranteed PK3 and PK4. Learn more HERE.

• Moten is a Turn-around Arts School
• Our students receive daily instruction in vocal music, instrumental music, visual arts, drama, and arts-integration
• Moten has a student satisfaction rate of over 90%


Student Proficiency Levels

  • 37%
  • 32%
  • 22%
  • 9%

Student Proficiency Levels

  • 41%
  • 31%
  • 21%
  • 7%
  • Did not yet meet expectations

  • Partially met expectations

  • Approached expectations

  • Met expectations

  • Exceeded expectations

  • 97.0%  Black, non-Hispanic
  • 0.9%  Asian
  • 2.2%  Hispanic / Latino
  • 0.2%  Native American / Alaska Native
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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1565 Morris Rd. SE

Ward 8

Ward 8
94, W2, W3, W6, W8