Anacostia High School

Anacostia High School

DCPS School

9–12
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1601 16th St. SE 202-698-2155

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

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Anacostia High School

Anacostia High School provides a unique career- and college-preparatory education built upon the belief that our students are stewards of their community and active contributors to the revitalization of both their neighborhood and the world at large through sustainable innovation. The mission at Anacostia is to empower students to rethink systems and structures by promoting integrity, social equity, and economic prosperity for all learners through challenging, hands-on, collaborative learning experiences.

Arts Integration
Advanced Placement
Blended Learning
Career and Technical Education
Extended Day
Interscholastic Sports
JROTC
Online Learning
Restorative Justice Program

SAT Prep Courses, Urban Arts, Chess Club, Spanish Club, National Honors Society

• The Public Safety Academy won the 2018 City-Wide Mock Trial Championship.
• The school strongly encourages students to participate in athletics and after-school programs to bolster college applications.
• The girls' basketball and cheerleading programs remain among the city's best, both winning championships in the past two seasons.

Math

Student Proficiency Levels

ELA

Student Proficiency Levels

  • Did not yet meet expectations

  • Partially met expectations

  • Approached expectations

  • Met expectations

  • Exceeded expectations

296
  • 97%  Black, non-Hispanic
  • 2%  Hispanic / Latino
  • <1%  Multiracial
Grade
Lottery Seats
Waitlist length on Results Day
Waitlist offers made by October 2019
9
25
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10
25
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11
25
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12
25
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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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1601 16th St. SE

Ward 8

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