Whittier Education Campus

Whittier Education Campus

DCPS School

PK3–5, 7, 8
6201 5th St. NW 202-576-6156

8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

After care available

4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. Contact school for details.

Whittier Education Campus

As a PK3-8 education campus, Whittier's activities focus on rigorous instruction that is inclusive of active learning strategies, differentiated instruction, excellence in technology instruction, hands-on experiences and authentic assessments. Advancements in the field of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) have radically changed the way we function.

Interscholastic Sports
STEM Focus

School wide Book Club, Junior Great Books, Robotics, Debate Club, Stock Market Club

This campus will not serve 6th grade in SY19-20, as it transitions to an elementary school.

•Whittier core values includes educating the whole child through social emotional learning, extracurricular activities and field experiences
•In the 2016-2017 school year, Whittier increased PARCC scores by 13% in ELA and 14% in Mathematics
•Whittier has a 100% retention rate for core subject teachers


Student Proficiency Levels


Student Proficiency Levels

  • Did not yet meet expectations

  • Partially met expectations

  • Approached expectations

  • Met expectations

  • Exceeded expectations

  • 71%  Black, non-Hispanic
  • 25%  Hispanic / Latino
  • 3%  White non-Hispanic
  • 1%  Multiracial
Lottery Seats
Matches on Results Day
Waitlist offers made by October 2019
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 [email protected].

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6201 5th St. NW

Ward 4

Ward 4
62, 63, 70, 79