Benjamin Banneker High School

Benjamin Banneker High School

DCPS School

800 Euclid St. NW 202-671-6320

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

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Benjamin Banneker High School

Benjamin Banneker Academic High School offers one of the District’s most rigorous academic programs. The Teacher-Advisor and Community Laboratory programs offer one-on-one advising and encourage students to engage in relationships that will shape their futures. Students are supported by character- and skills-building extracurricular activities.

Advanced Placement
International Baccalaureate
Interscholastic Sports

Summer Institute, After-School Tutorial, Peer Tutorial Services, SAT Prep, Dual Enrollment

This is one of six DCPS high schools that have specific admissions requirements and selection criteria. Click HERE to learn more.

• 100% of our students graduate every year
• 100% of our students are accepted into colleges every year
• We are the only high school in DC that won the Department of Education Blue Ribbon for 2017


Student Proficiency Levels

  • 8%
  • 38%
  • 52%
  • 2%

Student Proficiency Levels

  • 1%
  • 9%
  • 60%
  • 30%
  • Did not yet meet expectations

  • Partially met expectations

  • Approached expectations

  • Met expectations

  • Exceeded expectations

  • 75.9%  Black, non-Hispanic
  • 2.7%  Asian
  • 18.0%  Hispanic / Latino
  • 0.2%  Native American / Alaska Native
  • 0.2%  Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander
  • 1.0%  White non-Hispanic
  • 1.9%  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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800 Euclid St. NW

Ward 1

Ward 1
52, 53, 54, 63, 64, 70, 79, H1, H2, H3, H4, H8